Asia

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 […]

“Posco Unit Admits Using Cotton From Forced and Child Labor” – The Wall Street Journal – August 13, 2014

According to an article published in The Wall Street Journal on August 13, 2104 Daewoo International Corp., a subsidiary of steelmaker Posco, “has become a target of human-rights activists for using cotton that it admits is produced by child labor and forced adult labor in Uzbekistan.” Registered users may read the article on The Wall […]