Giving Compass' Take:

• B the Change reports on an upcoming summit where some of the world's most climate-progressive companies will gather to make a long and short term plan for climate action. 

• How can all corporations take climate change seriously and implement plans for action? 

Here's an article highlighting 9 powerful people who fought for climate action this past year. 

At the B Leadership Summit, Certified B Corporation leaders will identify and commit to individual and collective actions to address the devastating impacts of climate change on our civilization and biosphere. By incorporating protections for planet and people in their operations and in engaging in public advocacy and activism, Certified B Corps aim to serve as an incubator for progressive, actionable business-based solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems.

This event is designed as a think tank and brainstorming session among North American B Corps that have demonstrated leadership in environmental practices and progress. The participants have all shown commitment and action on environmental work and progress — many are Best for the World in the Environment category.

Read the full article about the B Leadership Summit for climate action by the staff at B the Change