The Sustainable Director - Episode Eight with Andrew Griffiths
The eighth and final episode of 2022. In this episode, Ellis Hall speaks with Andrew Griffiths, the Director of Policy & Partnerships at Planet Mark and the Chair of the Institute of Directors National Sustainability Taskforce.
Andrew recently attended COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh. The 27th Conference of the Parties, the next in the series following the UK hosting COP26 in Glasgow in 2021.
There were many key things that came out of COP that are relevant to businesses and directors. Including new guidance from the Transition Plan Taskforce and ISO Net Zero guidelines.
In the first half of the conversation, Andrew shares insight into practical things for businesses. There are some great bits of information that will support any business or director no matter how far down the business is with its net zero transition. The second half of the conversation discusses some of the challenges of COP, how they are run and some other key outcomes such as the loss and damage fund.