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ISO20121 and 50th World Economic Forum and Sustainability

WEF 2020 “practiced what it preached” relative to sustainability. Awarded the IS0 20121 standard for sustainable events in 2018, the event is fully carbon neutral

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COP 25 Madrid implements ISO 20121

COP 25 Madrid implements ISO 20121 | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

COP 25 Madrid has implemented ISO 20121 in its organisation and has received independent verification. It is the second COP to implement ISO 20121 with the first being Marrakech. 

 

COP 25 also worked on achieving EMAS and ISO 14001 compliance. 

 

View the news story about this organisation's conformity to ISO 20121 here:

 

https://www.murcia.com/nacional/noticias/2019/12/13-la-cumbre-del-clima-de-madrid-obtiene-la-certificacion-de-evento-sostenible.asp/

 

https://www.miteco.gob.es/es/cop25/prensa-media/la-cumbre-del-clima-de-madrid-obtiene-la-certificaci%C3%B3n-de-evento-sostenible-/tcm:30-505704

 

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Global ISO 20121 Register


Review other events and organisations that have implemented ISO 20121 and achieved independent verification.

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Blackmores UK thinking about the climate impact of events.

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Guest blog: The event industry gets serious about sustainability

Guest blog: The event industry gets serious about sustainability | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

"Impact Reporting Social value is an umbrella term used to describe any initiative that makes a positive contribution to society and the environment such as smart resource usage, working with suppliers that are social enterprises, providing good working conditions and environmental sustainability. "

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ISO 20121 Learning with Sustainable Event Alliance is READY

ISO 20121 Learning with Sustainable Event Alliance is READY | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

The courses includes reading, videos and webcasts, case studies, conformity assessment review, (voluntary) homework assignments (!), and a chance to self-test your knowledge. Further readings and links will also be cited for those who wish to explore further topics. 

Simply click and enroll here: https://sustainable-event.thinkific.com/ 

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Congratulations to Fondazione Cortina 2021 – FIS Alpine World Ski Championship achieves ISO 20121!

Congratulations to Fondazione Cortina 2021 – FIS Alpine World Ski Championship achieves ISO 20121! | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals 2020 and the 2021 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships have been successful in implementing ISO 20121. 

 

DNV GL issued the ISO 20121:2012 certification for the sustainability management system of the events.

 

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Read more through on their sustainability programme and check out their listing on our #ISO20121Register

 

 

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MIDO organizes the first edition of Stand up for green, the prize which will be granted to the most sustainable stand.

MIDO organizes the first edition of Stand up for green, the prize which will be granted to the most sustainable stand. | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it
President of Mido, Giovanni Vitaloni (pictured), tells OT how the Italian trade show will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2020
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ISO 20121 Register | Sustainable Event Alliance

ISO 20121 Register | Sustainable Event Alliance | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

ISO 20121 Register

The Sustainable Event Alliance has created a Global ISO 20121 Registry for all organisations, events and venues claiming conformity to ISO 20121.

 

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5 tips on How To start Sustainability in Event Industry

5 tips on How To start Sustainability in Event Industry | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

An article of @SustainableEvnt Leadership member

@Carolina_Vos and her 5 tips for more #SustainableEvents
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Freeman Achieves ISO 20121

Freeman Achieves ISO 20121 | Sustainable Events News | Scoop.it

Freeman, the leading global provider of brand experiences, has announced it has received the prestigious ISO 20121 Event Sustainability Management System certification, the first in its industry to do so on a global scale.

 

The international standard is designed to help organizations involved in the events and hospitality industries integrate sustainability into management practices and processes.

 

“Environmental and social responsibility has always been at the heart of Freeman and guides our business,” said Jeff Chase, vice president of sustainability for Freeman, who oversees the company’s sustainability initiatives and led the certification effort. “This certification – an industry first – reflects the philosophy of our founder, Buck Freeman, and is a tribute to the over 7,000 employees who strive to create sustainable events for our clients,” added Carrie Freeman Parsons, Freeman’s vice chair.

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