COP15 partner MCI is providing congress management support and sustainability consultation to the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which is organising the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen.
COP15 organisers said the Danish certification issued today confirmed that the management system in place for the conference was BS8901-compliant.
MCI sustainability services has helped organise the conference by:
- Consulting on BS8901-compliance for the event organisers
- Organising BS8901 training for external auditors
- Participating in the COP15 sustainability and large event organisers' taskforces
- Providing sustainability training for the venue, the Bella Center
MCI is also creating the Copenhagen Sustainable Meetings Protocol, which will offer guidance on a flexible framework on running sustainable large and complex meetings.
MCI group sustainability director Guy Bigwood said: "The progress made in organising COP15 sustainably is significant, ambitious and industry-transforming."