Thursday, May 19, 2022

Tag: human rights

Get ready for Human Rights Due Diligence!

| By Kristina Touzenis, Legal Director Presidium Network and independent consultant on social sustainability  Momentum is clearly growing for mandatory human rights as well as...

Gen Z: Human rights most investable megatrend ahead of climate change

| 45% of Gen Zs selected human rights as the most investable megatrend over the next 5 years (only 34% chose climate change) based...

Hedge fund strategies for ESG risk management

| Interview with Lukasz Pomorski, Managing Director and Head of ESG Research at AQR Capital Management investESG.eu: What strategies do you see the most opportunity to...

GRI raises the global bar for due diligence and human rights...

Standards for greater transparency on impacts than ever before The GRI Standards have today been strengthened so they deliver the highest level of transparency for...

Social sustainability connecting to social market economy | BST-Impact

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact Comments on the proposed DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2013/34/EU, Directive 2004/109/EC, Directive...

The Challenge of Human Rights Due Diligence

The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) introduces  environmental, social and governance (ESG) disclosure standards and definitions for financial market participants, advisors and  products. One of...

The Common Market, sustainability and the basic values of the EU

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact Comments on the proposed DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2013/34/EU, Directive 2004/109/EC, Directive...

This is living up to International Obligations

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact Comments on the proposed DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2013/34/EU, Directive 2004/109/EC, Directive...

Institutional Investors: Human Rights & Due Diligence

The last few weeks and months were dominated by regulatory issues on disclosure and non-financial reporting data. A number of technical indicators were developed...

ESG From a Norms-Based Perspective | Kristina Touzenis | Managing Partner...

INSIGHT by Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact  | The environment (E) has a polar bear on melting ice as a powerful metaphor. Everybody understands that...