Week in Overview

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VERGE 20 mainstage highlights (16:55) 

Lisa Jackson, vp of surroundings, coverage and social initiatives at Apple, displays on the intersection of racial inequity and local weather technique; the way it’s shaping the corporate’s round financial system technique.
Andrew Zolli, head of world impression initiatives at Planet, on profiting from our “lengthy emergency” 
Invoice McKibben, co-founder of 350.org, on how corporations might be extra genuine of their storytelling

5 questions with JPMorgan Chase (31:35) 

Marisa Buchanan is managing director and head of sustainability for the monetary providers agency. She chats about JPMorgan Chase’s new financing dedication aligned with the Paris Settlement, the way it’s serving to purchasers with their carbon mitigation journeys, and its technique for supporting stronger group resilience. 

A ‘Fixation’ with fixing issues (41:30) 

Sandra Goldmark, is a theater design artisan and founding father of social enterprise Fixup, which runs restore and reuse occasions. She urges us to reimagine with stuff, particularly damaged stuff. On this section, the Proper to Restore motion advocate discusses her new e-book, “Fixation: The right way to have stuff with out breaking the planet.” Learn an excerpt right here.

*Music on this episode by Lee Rosevere: “Curiosity,” “Ready for the Second that By no means Comes,” “Understanding the Reality,” “Night time Caves” and “I am Going for a Espresso” 

*This episode was sponsored by Amazon and IHG, and options VERGE 20 sponsor JPMorgan Chase.

Assets galore

Classes in resilience from the produce trade. Subject material specialists from Kwik Lok, Walmart and Second Harvest Meals Financial institution be a part of us at 1 p.m. EST Nov. 10 to debate responding to disruption and easy methods to stability meals security and safety to reduce meals waste.

Conduct change and the round financial system. How innovation and new enterprise fashions alter folks’s relationship with waste. Be part of the dialogue at eight p.m. EST Nov. 12. 

Lacking items of decarbonization. Be part of us for a dialogue on how 100 % renewable energy can virtually, affordably and rapidly change into a actuality. Register for this webcast at 1 p.m. EST Nov. 19.

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