By now, we are all well-familiar with the catastrophic consequences of climate change–many of which are already showing themselves.

By now, we are all well-familiar with the catastrophic consequences of climate change–many of which are already showing themselves. With rising temperatures, sea levels, and pollution, everyone is affected by these rapid changes.

However, not everyone is affected equally. This may come as a surprise, but in fact, there are more vulnerable populations by geography, socioeconomic status, and more that are being subjected to greater damage than other parts of the world.

This phenomenon of imbalance is referred to as climate injustice. A deeper dive into the matter reveals that these disparities are growing even wider, yet there are actionable steps that businesses, in particular, can take to help alleviate these burdens.