The latest daily podcast on the events at the COP26 meeting in Glasgow with Innovation Forum’s Ian Welsh. On finance day, UK chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak announced that London will become the first financial centre that’s “net zero aligned” and that big UK companies will be mandated to set out their own plans for net zero emissions. Janet Yellen, US treasury secretary, quadrupled commitments for climate finance to $11bn a year. And, news that the world is now on a pathway to keep warming to under 2C. Today’s guest is Sarah Rogerson, corporate performance manager at Global Canopy, who helps analyse the implications of the big deforestation commitments and how the momentum can be captured and maintained.