How we can lay the track for the financial services sector to reach net-zero by 2050?

Week of 28 June 2021 How we can lay the track for the financial services sector to reach net-zero by 2050? Our key takeaway: A lot more walking, and a lot less talking, is needed on the part of asset owners and asset managers when it comes to aligning portfolios with the Paris Agreement goals. … Continue reading How we can lay the track for the financial services sector to reach net-zero by 2050?

What is ‘ecocide’ and which court could have jurisdiction over it?

Week of 28 June 2021 What is ‘ecocide’ and which court could have jurisdiction over it? Our key takeaway: Ecocide could join genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity, and the crime of aggression as crimes over which the International Criminal Court has jurisdiction. The Independent Expert Panel for the Legal Definition of Ecocide, coordinated by … Continue reading What is ‘ecocide’ and which court could have jurisdiction over it?

What is the future ahead of us, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)?

Week of 28 June 2021 What is the future ahead of us, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)? Our key takeaway: “The choices societies make now will determine whether our species thrives or simply survives as the 21st century unfolds” – in the words of leading climate science advisors to the UNThe … Continue reading What is the future ahead of us, according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)?