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“World’s Five Biggest Palm Oil Growers Agree To Moratorium in High Carbon Areas” – Justmeans – September 27, 2014

In a blog entry published on Justmeans on September 27, 2014 Gina-Marie Cheeseman reports that “(t)he five biggest palm oil growers in the world agreed to not develop palm oil in high carbon stock areas while the High Carbon Stock Study is being conducted. The 12-month long HCS Study will give information on greenhouse gas […]

WWF guide for banks provides plan for sustainable finance – WWF – August 27, 2014

“A new guide released on August 27, 2014 by WWF explains how banks can go beyond reputation and risk management to embrace transformative change. Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Integration for Banks: A Guide to Starting Implementation shows how financial institutions acting as lenders, financial advisors and capital raising agents can adopt sustainable practices. ‘This […]