Perspectives on the Impact of Climate Change on Business

The world is experiencing climate change with devastating effects on every aspect of life. The increasing dependence on nonrenewable resources continues to increase the global carbon footprint leading to worsening effects of climate change. This is happening despite greater awareness in the business community about the impact of climate change.

Businesses form a significant portion of the global economy. They provide employment, support essential services, and contribute to community welfare. Climate change poses major challenges for small and large businesses, and the effects can be highly disruptive. Climate change has caused frequent and severe floods, drought, heat and cold waves, and bushfires.

Originally publish at Medium