Worldwide trade physique the World Cement Affiliation (WCA) on Could 11 launched its Local weather Partnership programme to collaborate with nongovernmental organisations, think-tanks and sustainability-focused occasions suppliers as a part of its persevering with dedication to decarbonise the trade.
The partnership will allow data sharing between the WCA and its local weather companions, giving the cement trade a voice and platform exterior of its conventional silos, in addition to fostering new partnerships, collaborations and concepts between the trade, different hard-to-abate sectors and the broader local weather motion.
“It’s extra essential than ever to prioritise the decarbonisation of our trade. Our local weather companions deliver a wealth of worthwhile cross-sectoral data and experience that may profit our members and provides the broader cement trade a lift in taking actual motion to mitigate the local weather disaster,” says WCA CEO Ian Riley.
Three organisations have already signed as much as be local weather companions, specifically sustainable growth organisation Local weather Motion, decarbonisation info organisation Decarb Join and the Good Surfaces Coalition.
“I’m happy to depend these three spectacular organisations as our first local weather companions and sit up for accelerating environmental and decarbonisation initiatives collectively, and exploring a variety of ongoing initiatives,” Riley states.