The Sustainability Agenda Episode 27

The circular economy ecosystem – a conversation with TC Transcontinental

TC Transcontinental discusses leading corporate initiatives and innovation around the circular economy, the importance of engaging with the ecosystem and the trends in sustainable product demand. In this episode, Magali Depras, Chief Strategy & CSR Officer at TC Transcontinental, joins Dominique Barker on the second of a three-part series focused on the circular economy, in advance of the upcoming CIBC Circular Economy Roundtable taking place on April 13, 2022.

17:10 min

The Sustainability Agenda Episode 26

The circular economy and plastics value chain

We introduce the importance of the circular economy, and the roles of sustainable finance and policies in accelerating circular plastics transition in Canada. In this episode, Babatunde Olateju, Principal Research Associate of Sustainability at the Conference Board of Canada, joins Dominique on the first of a three-part series focused on the circular economy, in advance of our upcoming Circular Economy Roundtable taking place on April 13, 2022.

17:32 min

The Sustainability Agenda Episode 25

Enabling a just transition

Just transition considerations are highly relevant to the provision of finance for transition activities. The pathway to net zero requires a wholesale transformation of the economy, and financial institutions will play a role. How can a Just Transition be supported and what challenges lie ahead? To learn more about the Just Transactions report mentioned throughout the episode, find the whitepaper here: https://www.cliffordchance.com/expertise/services/esg/esg-insights/just-transactions-a-whitepaper-on-just-transition-in-the-banking-sector.html

24:04 min