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Environment Fund Management Top News

A coalition of non-government organisations including the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) and The Climate Institute have launched a platform to pressure asset owners to support a shareholder resolution at Chevron’s annual general meeting later this month. The ...
Baden Wright, chief executive officer  Carbon Trade Exchange (CTX)
Corporate Reporting Environment Top News

Carbon Trade Exchange (CTX) has sold its European operations to European Environmental Markets (EEM). The sale will see EEM take over CTX EU’s European clients and European exchange businesses for both voluntary and regulated carbon emissions trading. The ...
People Moves

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has appointed Eric Dugelay to its board. Dugelay, Deloitte’s Global Sustainability Services leader, joins the 14-member GRI board, which consists of representatives from business and civil society organisations from around the world. Rachel ...
Leeora Black, managing director, Australian Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility
Corporate Reporting Top News

Companies that are performing materiality reviews should work to connect environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues to core business strategy, according to the Australian Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility (ACCSR). ACCSR recently wrote Reclaiming What’s Material, a white paper ...
Environment Fund Management

The Investor Group on Climate Change (IGCC) and other international climate change-related groups have launched an online platform that tracks global investors’ actions on climate change. The Investor Platform for Climate Actions will track activities in three main areas ...
Adam Mooney, CEO of Good Shepherd Microfinance
Fund Management Social Top News

The federal government has allocated AU$33.3 million over the next five years to expand the No Interest Loan Scheme (NILS) and StepUP low interest loans offered by Good Shepherd Microfinance. Good Shepherd Microfinance welcomed the announcement made in ...
Alexie Seller, national manager - business development and operations, Pollinate Energy
Environment Fund Management Social Top News

Pollinate Energy, a social enterprise that provides affordable solar lighting to people in India’s urban slums, is expanding its operations into Kolkata, its third city in India. Pollinate Energy has developed a business distribution model that follows the ...
Fund Management

VicSuper has become signatory to the Natural Capital Declaration (NCD), the first Australian superannuation fund to do so. NCD is a global finance-led initiative convened by the Global Canopy Programme (GCP) and the UN Environment Programme Finance Initiative ...