In December, 2015, the world came together to sign the Paris Agreement, a global climate change agreement that laid the groundwork for a low-carbon future. In order to make that future a reality, companies, governments and individuals
must work together toward climate neutrality. As outlined in the Paris Agreement, all of us have a role to play in rapidly moving the planet toward a pathway that keeps global temperature.
For organizations, addressing climate change makes simple economic sense. Whether threatened by supply chain disruption, extreme weather events or rising resource costs,forward-thinking businesses already support bold climate action. They are already unlocking growth, creating jobs and innovating to meet societal and economic needs.
The United Nations Climate Change secretariat invites organizations to take the Climate Neutral Now Pledge. The pledge represents a growing movement of companies and governments taking the lead on reducing emissions and accelerating the global journey to a climate-neutral future.
Organizations that take the pledge commit to:
For more information on the pledge, read this outline document.
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Is your organization ready to take the pledge and contribute to a climate-neutral future?
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Why take the pledge?
pledge demonstrates your organization’s commitment to climate action. You will
join a community of organizations who are taking bold and decisive steps to
address climate change.
Organizations that sign the pledge are recognized on UNFCCC websites and social media channels and may be invited to participate in climate action initiatives with the UN. Your organization will also be given permission to use Climate Neutral Now assets, such as our logo, in communications campaigns.
How do I take the pledge?
Next, download the pledge document, complete the relevant details and have an authorized representative sign it. Return the page to the UNFCCC by emailing it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will confirm receipt of the pledge and contact you with next steps.