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  • CARBON EMITTER SCORECARD

    What role investors can – or should – play in combating climate change has been a cause of much debate. Even among those wishing to make environmentally sustainable investments, there is the question of how best to do so. The newly released S&P DJI Carbon......

  • NEW TRUSTEE FOR CDP URGES INVESTORS TO TAKE CLIMATE ACTION

    This Friday (22nd April – Earth Day) will see the signing of the Paris climate accord. It will be the first time all countries in the world have agreed to cut their emissions with the aim of limiting global warming to below 2 degrees Celsius.......

  • BUSINESS THINKING IN WILDLIFE CONSERVATION

    Partnerships between the third- and private sector have become something of a trend in recent years, and there are many advocating for the benefits of collaboration. In the Stanford Social Innovation Review, Gautam Shah argues that wildlife conservationists need to start thinking like the private......

  • CLIMATE CHANGE AND SME FINANCE AT THE IDB

    Devex recently published an article on the annual meeting of the Inter-American Development Bank in the Bahamas, where climate change and SME financing were at the top of the agenda. Recognizing the severe threat that Climate Changes poses to the region, the IDB has agreed......

  • IMPACT INVESTMENT TRANSFORMING THE ENVIRONMENTAL MOVEMENT

    In case you missed it back in January: Mark Tercek, the president and CEO of the Nature Conservancy (TNC), writes about the ways impact capital has revolutionized conservation in a blog post from Davos. He argues that by using investor capital and business principles in......

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