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Business Declares: #CEEBill Event – 21st January 2021

January 21 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

£1 – £10

Join Business Declares and our many business supporters to hear why the CEE Bill is urgently needed & why existing regulation is woefully inadequate compared to the emergency we are facing. Learn how you and your Business can galvanise action on a scale not seen since the Climate Act 2008.


Caroline Lucas will introduce the CEE Bill and explain why is it essential to get business support.

John Elkington co-founder of Business Declares and world authority on corporate responsibility and sustainable capitalism, Founding Partner and Chief Pollinator at Volans. Author of many books including the most recently acclaimed ‘Green Swans’.

Hear from our engaging panellists and put them on the spot in a lively and challenging Q&A session:

Stephanie Biden Partner, Bates Wells

Dale Vince OBE Founder, Ecotricity Group and Chairman, Forest Green Rovers

Guy Singh-Watson Founder, Riverford Organics

Chris Davis International Director Campaigns, Body Shop


Curated by:

Safia Minney, MBE: An award winning social entrepreneur, speaker and advisor, Safia has 20 years+ experience as Global CEO of the company she founded, People Tree, developing the first sustainable and Fair Trade supply chains and standards with advisory roles with industry bodies and www.BusinessDeclares.com. Safia is seen as a thought leader in Sustainability and Modern Slavery – and recently set up www.REALsustainabilty.org a CIC to promote sustainable Living and Leadership.

Ben Tolhurst : Head of Managed Services and UK Board member for JLL, one of the world’s largest commercial real estate organisations, where he leads the property and asset management business in the UK. His background spans 27 years in the outsource sector and he has worked across a number of industries including government, energy and utilities, telco and property. He is passionate about addressing the climate emergency and has made some far reaching changes in his personal and professional life. He is also a Director of ‘Business Declares’, a not for profit organisation which acts as a critical friend to organisations who are seeking to change their business models and take positive steps to address this current environmental crisis.


£10 ticket price to help fund our website – Business Declares is non profit and fully volunteer led.

£1 concession ticket option to ensure this is open to anyone who is interested in attending.




January 21
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
£1 – £10
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