Sustainable Cork Programme with Dr. Tara Shine and Madeleine Murray of Change by Degrees
The Sustainable Cork Programme is designed to set a vision for a more sustainable and resilient Cork, empowered by a thriving business community. We will be running a series of webinars over the coming months which will focus on the three pillars of Sustainable Development: Economic, Social/Community & Environment.
Our third webinar of the series titled'Business Resilience in an Uncertain World: How Sustainability Can Help' will featureDr. Tara Shine,Environmental Scientist and recently appointed, co-facilitator of the Structured Expert Dialogue of the Second Periodic Review under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and Madeleine Murray, Media Strategist, Change by Degrees who will discuss the importance of Understanding risk and how to manage it to build resilience in an uncertain world. Change by Degrees will touch on their 'Resilience 10 Point Plan' which can help businesses of all sizes and in all sectors to build sustainability into their vison and operations in order to better withstand shocks and build loyal employee and stakeholder relationships.
Anne Moore, Sustainability Manager at Gas Networks Ireland will also join us as a speaker. Anne will provide insights into GNI activities and priorities in increasing business resilience.
The Sustainable Cork Programme Webinar Series is in association with Gas Networks Ireland.
Gas Networks Ireland operates one of the most modern and safe gas networks in the world and ensures that 700,000 homes and businesses receive a safe, efficient and secure supply of natural gas, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Ervia is a commercial semi-state multi-utility company with responsibility for the delivery of gas and water infrastructure and services in Ireland.