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Indigenous peoples and local communities conserve lands and forests for a quarter of the cost of public and private investments in protected areas, according to new findings released at the Oslo Tropical Forest Forum last week, yet “fortress conservation” strategies often see indigenous peoples...
A group of US institutional investors has called on companies to continue to submit "thorough" conflict minerals reports, despite the compliance ambiguity introduced by the overseeing agency. The Dodd-Frank Act requires publicly traded companies to investigate and disclose their use of conflict...
Mixed messaging from SEC chair prompts investors representing $1.2 trillion to remind companies of legal responsibility to disclose sourcing of tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold in accordance with Dodd-Frank 1502. Today, a group of 47 institutional investors representing $1.2 trillion in assets...
An interesting development in the international ethical investment space came about even as developments in Tamil Nadu over the Sterlite-related violence, an ongoing study of ethics versus earnings, splashed across much of the world. A loose conglomerate called the Investor Alliance of Human Rights,...
En un evento celebrado en Bloomberg, se presentó en sociedad una nueva coalición que representa unos 2 billones de dólares, y está diseñada para potenciar la acción colectiva de los inversores en materia de negocios y derechos humanos. Convocada por el Centro Interreligioso de Responsabilidad...