11 April 2024

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Ademe published a report as well as an online tool that serves as a test to gauge greenwashing in eco-friendly efforts. It aims for responsible communication and improvement rather than sanctions. Users take the test, receive a profile, and get suggestions without labels or penalties.

Experts' recommendations to adapt French insurance for climate change, emphasizing accessibility, prevention, and resilience, with 11 goals and 37 recommendations was published recently. Government plans involve adjusting insurance and reinforcing prevention efforts, aligned with the national adaptation plan through stakeholder consultations.
SBTi announced revisions in its Corporate Net-Zero Standard in 2024, including guidance on scope 3 emissions and extending the use of environmental certificates for abatement for scope 3, though it won't validate carbon credits.

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