Monday, June 27, 2022

Tag: SDG

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...

Are companies committed to SDGs?

A new study has revealed that four-in-five companies assessed now include a commitment in their sustainability reports to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), yet...

Why asset owners need a good sustainable investment policy and strategy?

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact  | ESG Policy & Strategy What is a good sustainability strategy and why on earth would you need it? One...

Using ESG data without big picture thinking generates patchy results |...

| By Elena Johansson Investors need to put ESG data in context of broader investment principles and see the bigger picture, an expert at the...

Pandemic raises stakes for success of the SDGs – with private...

| By Tina Nybo Jensen, International Policy Manager, GRI In this Decade of Action for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), we hear much about how...

Asset owners’ duties involve rectifying inconsistencies in impact mandates

| By Elena Johansson As the law on impact investing evolves, so are the related duties of asset owners to pursue impact investing and ensure...

Why Investors should rely more on Impact Investing than ESG Investing?

| By Dr Katarzyna Wilk, CEO of Swiss Impact Lead The paradigm shift towards impact investing is upon the finance sector. Impacting investing, as being...

Striving for sustainability in global food systems | GRI

By Margarita Lysenkova, Manager – Sector Program, GRI As the global community gears up for the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit, it is significant that...

Working towards the SDGs – at 360 degrees

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact | Green vs. Sustainable  | There is also a heightened awareness as to what ESG actually has to be understood...

SFDR aims at preventing greenwashing and ensuring data comparability

By Kristina Touzenis, Managing Partner BST-Impact | EU Regulation: SFDR On 27th November 2019 EU Regulation No.2019/2088 on sustainability‐related disclosures in the financial services sector (SFDR)...