About Global “Climate Governance Initiative

Climate Governance Initiative (“CGI”) is a global initiative set up by the World Economic Forum in 2019 to mobilise and equip directors in taking climate action to future proof their businesses.

CGI operates with eight principles (“CGI Principles”) covering:-

  1. climate accountability on boards,
  2. command of the subject,
  3. board structure,
  4. material risk and opportunity assessment,
  5. strategic integration,
  6. incentivisation,
  7. reporting and disclosure and
  8. exchange.
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