Climate Change & Carbon Footprint | Business in the Community Northern Ireland

Our goal is to challenge businesses to reduce their impact on the environment, operating with sustainability as a core principle.


Biodiversity is the whole variety of all living things on earth, from habitats where our plants and animals live, to individual organisms. The Business and Biodiversity Charter provides a framework to help businesses in Northern Ireland engage with biodiversity, develop their biodiversity initiatives, and provides external recognition for companies involved.

Business Action on Climate and the Climate Action Pledge

Business Action on Climate is a new collaborative climate campaign, that will put Northern Ireland businesses at the forefront of action on the climate emergency.

The Climate Action Pledge is an integral part of the campaign that challenges and supports businesses to set and achieve ambitious GHG reduction targets, publicly demonstrating commitment to address this critical issue.

Environmental Benchmarking

Measuring corporate environmental management and performance through the NI Environmental Benchmarking Survey.

Environmental Awareness e-learning

Helping everyone contribute to reducing the environmental impacts of their organisation.

Environmental Management Systems

Supporting businesses to achieve EMS certification – a structured framework for organisations to reduce and control their environmental impacts.