For more green on our planet (and more ‘green’ in our coffers) invest in nature

Week of 14 February 2022 For more green on our planet (and more ‘green’ in our coffers) invest in nature Our key takeaway: Investing in nature and nature-positive solutions is both an ecological and a socioeconomic imperative, but the current financing gap risks meaningful progress. Companies and investors have distinct roles to play in bridging … Continue reading For more green on our planet (and more ‘green’ in our coffers) invest in nature

Momentum on climate, water and forests must be driven through supply chains

Week of 14 February 2022 Momentum on climate, water and forests must be driven through supply chains Our key takeaway: How can companies significantly reduce their environmental footprint? Look to supply chains, where most impacts on climate, water and forests occur. Companies should not only set ambitious science-based targets, zero-deforestation targets and water security targets … Continue reading Momentum on climate, water and forests must be driven through supply chains

Legislating human rights due diligence: will legislators push human rights respect, or incentivize companies to tick boxes?

Week of 14 February 2022 Legislating human rights due diligence: will legislators push human rights respect, or incentivize companies to tick boxes? Our key takeaway: The UN Guiding Principles and the OECD Guidelines started their lives as soft law instruments, governing the conduct of companies when it comes to human rights. As these expectations are … Continue reading Legislating human rights due diligence: will legislators push human rights respect, or incentivize companies to tick boxes?