2021 United Nations Global Compact – Accenture CEO Study: Climate Leadership in the Eleventh Hour
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The United Nations Global Compact–Accenture CEO Sustainability Study offers a candid look at perspectives of more than 1,230 CEOs across 113 countries and 21 industries at the urgent opportunities and challenges for leaders to address the climate crisis.
CEOs report that their businesses are already experiencing the damaging effects of climate change and they are ready to take bold action.
Those impacts are a wakeup call that’s accelerating their transition to more sustainable business models.
CEOs say the window of opportunity to turn things around is closing, but key actions can help.
Some CEOs have a head start. These leaders demonstrate behaviors that are critical to achieving a competitive advantage from sustainability.
To make the most impact, CEOs say policy makers must take critical actions.