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“We are just at the beginning. A glorious future!” - Ingvar Kamprad
Thanks to the incredible work of IKEA co-workers and our 248 partners on the ground, we’ve been able to take meaningful steps towards tackling the two biggest threats to humanity: poverty and climate change 🌍
Do you want to see what €2 billion worth of impact looks like for #PeopleAndPlanet? Follow the link in our bio 🔗
#ClimateChange #ClimateAction #Livelihoods
3 days ago
Positive News Tuesday! There is rapid growth in the global movement to mobilise boards to address #ClimateChange 🌍♻️
This is stated in the first-ever Annual Report of our partner @hugheshallcam, who worked on the Climate Governance Initiative.
With a strong focus on impact, the initiative educates and equips corporate non-executive board members with the tools to address climate change in their businesses, and beyond.
The Climate Governance Initiative is a global network dedicated to mobilising boards to accelerate the transition to net-zero and build climate resilience, and is now reaching 100,000+ business leaders worldwide.
Read the Annual Report via the link in our bio 🔗
#ClimateSolutions #PeopleAndPlanet @worldeconomicforum
2 weeks ago
The Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi), a longstanding partner of the IKEA Foundation, has contributed to a growing demand for corporate decarbonisation.
In 2023 alone, the SBTi doubled its corporate validations. 4,204 companies have been validated so far for their ambitious emission reduction targets.
What’s more, the SBTi has now been granted charitable status, taking its place as an independent entity and using our $18m funding pledge to drive ambitious corporate #ClimateAction 🌍
Read more about this exciting news by following the link in our bio 🔗 #CorporateClimateAction
3 weeks ago
⏰ Every second counts when trying to transform our broken food system.
Insights from our partner FSEC’s new Global Policy Report highlight the urgent need to transform food systems and the enormous benefits of doing so for #PeopleAndPlanet. 🌍
The #HiddenFoodCosts continue to accumulate — within the 10 seconds you spent reading this post, another $4,684,155 was incurred… 💸
We need to act now to transition to food systems that are good for people and the planet.
Learn more about #FoodSystemsTransformation and the hidden food costs by following the link in our bio 🔗
3 weeks ago