Being a leader means keeping abreast of potential risks as they occur, and in supply chain, climate change is one of the largest creeping fears on the horizon. Srini Vasan writes for Triple Pundit about the details you need to manage in your supply chain as the world literally changes.
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Vasan highlights some of the main points from an OXFAM discussion paper about how to handle climate change:
- Adopt a culture of awareness and full understanding that adaptation is essential for successful supply chain security.
- Assess your risks.
- Maintain stable relationships with suppliers.
- Support community development and environmental sustainability.
- Collaborate as an international community to spread the word about resource security.
To hear about each of these points in greater depth, you can read the full article here: http://www.triplepundit.com/2014/11/supply-chain-managers-need-know-climate-change/