Sustainability

“Investors push palm oil to act on deforestation” – Innovation Forum – October 27, 2016

In an opinion piece published on October 27, 2016 the Innovation Forum editorial team analyzed investor response to palm oil companies’ lack of commitment to deforestation. According to the piece, “(p)alm oil majors can be hit where it hurts – in their market capitalisation – for failing to act properly on deforestation risks.” You may read […]

“Summary of the Global Roundtable”– UNEP FI – October 25, 2016

At the opening session of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) Global Roundtable in Dubai on October 25, 2016 the Dubai Declaration on Sustainable Finance was announced. 11 UAE-based financial institutions committed to the Declaration, stating their support for UAE Vision 2021, aiming to transform to a green economy. You may read […]