Africa

Senate Briefing – Private Investment as a Driver of Deforestation – Washington, DC – September 5, 2018

On September 5, 2018 the Office of U.S. Senator Brian Schatz, Friends of the Earth, and Amazon Watch held a briefing entitled, “Private Investment as a Driver of Deforestation:  Senate Briefing on Exposure of US Investment to Deforestation, Corruption, and Governance Risks.”  The briefing took place in the Senate Russell Building in Washington, DC. Civil Society […]

“Old Mutual’s Gobodo calls CEOs to action” – fin24 – August 27, 2018

On August 27, 2017 fin24 covered an open letter from Khaya Gobodo, managing director of Old Mutual Investment Group, to fellow CEOs of Johannesburg Stock Exchange listed companies. According to the article, Mr. Gobodo “said the aim is to establish an open dialogue among them regarding issues seen as critical for long-term shared value creation […]