The UN Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, has invited leaders from government, business, finance and civil society to attend the Climate Summit 2014 to be hold on 23 September in New York to engage and mobilize climate action ahead to the new legal climate agreement that shall be adopted by 2015 at the Paris Climate Conference (http://www.un.org/climatechange/summit/, follow up here). The New York Summit will focus on the following areas: agriculture, cities, energy, financing, forest, petroleum and industry, resilience and transportation. As a global consulting firm born with the purpose to address climate change economic, environmental and social challenges, EQO’s team will closely follow up the outcomes of this summit in preparation of the Paris Climate Conference.