More Info and Resources

Many websites, reports and guidance to help inform your climate-wise program

World Wildlife Fund for Nature – WWF
Ecological Footprint Calculator – Calculate your personal footprint with this neat interactive tool by World Wildlife Fund for Nature – WWF.

Coastal Risk Screening Tool – An interactive map showing areas threatened by sea level rise and coastal flooding by Climate Central.

University of NSW
What will climate change inaction cost Australia?

United Nations Development Programme
Don’t Choose Extinction
The Problem, The Excuses and Action plans everyone can use.

CSIRO
CSIRO Climate Compass – A climate risk management tool for government agencies dealing with climate change risks – helps identify, prioritise and put plans in place to manage risks and opportunities emerging from climate change.

Circular Economy:

Ellen Macarthur FoundationLet’s build a circular economy – Inspiration and guidance on how to design, make and use – to reduce emissions and waste

Material Economics Report – How a more circular economy can contribute to cutting CO2 emissions.

 

Science Based Targets initiative
Sector Guidance – a range of sector-specific guidance and resources.

 

ISO Climate Change Mitigation brochure – This brochure describes the standards in the ISO 1406x series and how these contribute to the transition to a zero-carbon economy.   Free.

ISO Climate Change Adaptation brochure – ISO standards play a pivotal role in helping organizations and communities become climate-resilient. This brochure introduces the ISO 1409x series designed to assess the impacts of climate change and put in place measures for effective adaptation.  Free.

Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand

Climate Leaders Network
The Australian Climate Leaders Coalition is a group of CEOs of leading Australian organisations including publicly listed, private and NGOs. CLC member companies work with their suppliers and customers to encourage them to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
CLC Roadmap to 2030

ClimateWorks

Australian Institute of Company Directors

Governance Institute
Climate Change Risk Disclosure guide – Guidance for reporting in accordance with the 4th edition of the Australian Securities Exchange’s (ASX) Corporate Governance Council’s Principles and Recommendations which identify climate change as a specific risk issue.

International Standards Organisation
ISO Green and Sustainable Finance guide
Green and sustainable finance is fast gaining interest among investors worldwide. So what exactly are these types of investment, and why do we need them?   Free.

Chartered Accountants Australia New Zealand
Guide: How SMEs can create a more sustainable world
– A playbook for accountants in practice and finance teams in small and medium-sized organisations seeking to take sustainable action.

Climate Action Network Australia
Climate Action Network Australia is a diverse network of community associations that supports the setting and achievement of shared goals and is the underlying infrastructure that supports collaboration

Climate Action Australia
Climate Action Australia is an independent community of caring and pragmatic individuals and businesses – acting on the basis of trustworthy evidence and helpful resources shared on its easy to navigate website. ‘Together, we amplify our voice and impact.’

Better Futures Australia
Better Futures Australia are climate champions from all walks of life sharing plans and achievements, aiming to inspire action and demonstrate Australia’s readiness to address climate change today.

Climate for Change
Climate for Change has a vision for an Australia in which climate action is a top priority. It helps community, business and government unite to make the urgent changes needed to return a safe climate. The website provides tools designed for individual and small group actions. The C4C site also offers free online training on how to talk about the problems and solutions with different audiences.