Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

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 […]

“The Chain: Investors With USD 6.7 Trillion in Assets Pressure RSPO to Boost Sustainability Efforts” – Chain Reaction Research – August 16, 2018

On August 16, 2018 Chain Reaction Research reported on a letter institutional investors with $6.7 trillion assets under management sent to the Principles and Criteria (P&C) Review Task Force of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO). In the letter dated August 1, 2018 the investors claim that “significant shortcomings remain that materially weaken the P&C” […]