Deutsche Bank plans to finance at least €200 billion of sustainable investments by the end of 2023. A year ago, it also announced an “innovative… Read More »Greenwashing at Deutsche Bank: Natural Rubber Plantations in Cameroon
On 1 February 2021, the Myanmar military under Commander-in-Chief General Min Aung Hlaing staged a coup, arrested elected civilian leaders and nullified the November 2020… Read More »European financial institutions, Adani Ports and crimes committed by the Myanmar Army
The European Commission’s ESG commitments for banks and BlackRock: It’s about more than a conflict of interest
In early 2020, Larry Fink, CEO of BlackRock, the world’s largest and arguably most renowned asset management company, wrote in a letter to CEOs that… Read More »The European Commission’s ESG commitments for banks and BlackRock: It’s about more than a conflict of interest
Press Release: As-Salaam-Alaikum (Peace be with you): How the war in Yemen is filling the coffers of European banks.
(22.5.2019) The DIRTY Profits 7 report presented today in Frankfurt / Main by the NGO Facing Finance highlights the ten European banks with some of… Read More »Press Release: As-Salaam-Alaikum (Peace be with you): How the war in Yemen is filling the coffers of European banks.
Since the disastrous collapse of the tailings dam in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais in November 2015 (which FACING FINANCE has reported on several… Read More »Update: Dam Collapse in Brazil: Lawsuit against Executives
According to the Government Report on Military Equipment Exports for the first half of 2016, Germany’s export licenses for small arms ammunition increased tenfold, compared… Read More »Munition as Export Hit: German exports increased tenfold
This month the mining company, Swakop Uranium, will start uranium mining in the “Husab” uranium mine located on the west coast of Namibia, as reported… Read More »Swakop uranium: promotion of uranium in “Husab” Mine begins in Namibia
Wages that are linked to the number of units produced and that are below those needed to survive; overtime due to high production pressures; inadequate… Read More »European companies profit at the expense of Indian workers in the shoe and leather industry
Research by the US Environmental Protection Agency NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) has shown that the electricity consumption of television sets manufactured by Samsung, LG… Read More »Are Samsung and LG & Co. manipulating the power consumption of TV sets?