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'Investors and companies are fiddling while forests burn’

Ethical Corporation

March 9, 2020

Author: Mark Hillsdon

From the rise of green bonds and sustainable finance, to consumer pressure forcing companies to look at compliance along their entire supply chain, in theory at least, it’s never been easier to invest in a company, confident that it is deforestation-free.
The reality, however, is somewhat different, with hundreds of the world’s largest companies – and the institutions that finance them – failing to take the lead on disclosure of their environmental impacts.Image: Channels: Communications & ReportingTags: Global CanopyCDPPRICeresBlackRockMcDonald'sStarbucksSumitomo Rubberbiodiversityclimate

This story was originally published by Ethical Corporation and can be accessed here.

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