How does leverage help financial institutions improve outcomes for people?

Week of 9 August 2021 How does leverage help financial institutions improve outcomes for people? Our key takeaway: For leading financial institutions, using leverage when engaging with clients on human rights is a valuable tool in the toolbox. Instead of retroactively applying pressure on clients to do damage control following negative human rights impacts, sophisticated … Continue reading How does leverage help financial institutions improve outcomes for people?

How can companies’ and governments’ net zero plans actually get us…to net zero?

Week of 9 August 2021 How can companies’ and governments’ net zero plans actually get us … to net zero? Our key takeaway: Net zero plans that do anything short of committing to reduce GHG emissions are not worth the (recycled) paper they’re printed on. Plans that rely heavily on carbon removal strategies are both … Continue reading How can companies’ and governments’ net zero plans actually get us…to net zero?

What does the latest authoritative knowledge on climate change say?

Week of 9 August 2021 What does the latest authoritative knowledge on climate change say? Our key takeaway: Climate change is “widespread, rapid, and intensifying” according to the consensus of the world’s leading scientists. The only time for transformational action is … now. The latest analysis of the science of global warming has been released … Continue reading What does the latest authoritative knowledge on climate change say?