Mining companies: Invest in addressing human rights risks (not just environmental risks) on the ground

Week of 21 February 2022 Mining companies: Invest in addressing human rights risks (not just environmental risks) on the ground Our key takeaway: Mining companies are showing improvement on corporate-level governance and tracking of human rights and environmental issues, but their approach at mine-site level—where efforts matter most for people and planet—are still lacking. Companies … Continue reading Mining companies: Invest in addressing human rights risks (not just environmental risks) on the ground

Truly empower local farmers to see meaningful change in sustainable growing practices

Week of 21 February 2022 Truly empower local farmers to see meaningful change in sustainable growing practices Our key takeaway: Producers on the ground are the key to drive sustainable, regenerative agricultural practices. Yet they can’t do this without a broader systems transformation, such as support, technical assistance and incentives from downstream purchasers. The agriculture … Continue reading Truly empower local farmers to see meaningful change in sustainable growing practices

The European Commission has released its eagerly awaited proposal for a directive on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence.

Week of 21 February 2022 The European Commission has released its eagerly awaited proposal for a directive on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence. Our key takeaway: And we’re off to the races. The European Commission has released its eagerly awaited proposal for a directive on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence. The European Parliament and the European Council … Continue reading The European Commission has released its eagerly awaited proposal for a directive on Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence.