Facing Finance e.V. is a non-profit organisation headquartered in Berlin that takes a stand against corporate violations in the areas of environment and climate change, labour and human rights, corruption, and any use of weapons that are against international law.
As an organisation Facing Finance researches and investigates the harmful social, environmental and economic impacts of the business behaviour of large global companies. Additionally Facing Finance investigates the financial relationships European financial institutions have with harmful multinational organisations. This information provides a basis to raise the awareness of German and European financial service providers, as well as politicians to the importance of binding environmental, social and governance regulations for financial institutions.
To draw more attention to these issues FACING FINANCE e.V. is also working within national and international NGO networks and campaigns like ICBL (International Campaign to Ban Landmines), CMC (Cluster Munition Coalition), BankTrack and ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons), and the campaign to Ban Killer Robots (Stop Killer Robots).
FACING FINANCE e.V. is listed at the district court Berlin-Charlottenburg in the register of associations as No. VR 32177B-1 and is accredited as a non-profit organization.