Where to Start? Bringing Climate Change to the Board

Jan 19, 2022

Where to Start? Bringing Climate Change to the Board

GovernWith’s CEO and Founder Fi Mercer was joined by Climatologist and Speaker Neil Plummer, to delve into how we can untangle the issues surrounding Climate Change and bring tangible risks and opportunities to the boardroom table. A huge contemporary risk for Boards and Directors to tackle, Fi and Neil unpacked Climate Change, how it relates to the Board and top tips to get started.

Out of the Box Executive is partnering with Sustainably in developing Climate Savvy Pathways (CSP). This service identifies opportunities for transitioning your business model to one shaped by an economy adjusting to climate reality. 

Importantly, CSP can also assist your business to manage the growing risks with the climate and energy transition.
These opportunities may include:
  • access to new markets
  • improved resilience
  • reducing excessive insurance premiums
  • reducing your energy and material costs
  • better staff recruitment and retention, and
  • improved reputation.

Climate savvy pathways enables your business to apply current information to improve your:

  • Governance
  • Strategy, and
  • Policies and plans.
For further information on Climate Savvy Pathways and how it may assist, please contact:
Neil Plummer
Director, Out of the Box Executive

Contemporary Governance Risks: Starting at the Top

Contemporary Governance Risks: Starting at the Top

GovernWith’s CEO & Founder Fi Mercer concludes our discussion series on the key contemporary governance risks at the boardroom table; Gender Equity, Social Inclusion and Climate Change.
Fi wrapped up this series by discussing what we’ve learnt about these three key topics. Fi also discussed with Founder of 6peas, Carolyn Grant, her research with Boards and Executives about psychological safety and how this impacts on discussions and decision making which effects how we can set the tone from the top.

State of Governance – Webinar 2

State of Governance – Webinar 2

After the success of our last State of Governance Webinar, the VHA and GovernWith are again coming together to explore the state of governance. This time our expert panel will be talking about some of the biggest agendas on the board table at the moment – Gender Equity, Social Inclusion and Climate Change.
Our expert panel will share their insights into these topics across health, community health, human services and aged care including key focus areas for boards.

Gender Equity and Social Inclusion Agendas – Tips for Boards

Gender Equity and Social Inclusion Agendas – Tips for Boards

Listen to GovernWith’s CEO Fi Mercer and Women on Boards Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director Claire Braund as they discuss two essential topics on the Boardroom Table at the moment – Gender Equity and Social Inclusion. Claire and Fi will discuss both agendas, their impact on Boards and organisations and provide tips on how best to navigate Gender Equity and Social Inclusion.