#EmailYourBank to stop funding companies that ship plastic waste to the Global South Container transportation and shipping is considered a vital sector for the global… Read More »Maersk & Co.: Stop Shipping Plastic Waste to the Global South!
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Invitation to the Digital Event at July 14, 14:30-16:30 p.m. (CET) Register Now! From the destruction of the livelihoods of the Indigenous Peoples of South… Read More »Event: How much Pain for Corporate Gain?
The Xinjiang Police Files recently released by international media confirm long-standing accusations against the Chinese government of oppressing the Uyghur Muslim minority in the Xinjiang… Read More »China and the Xinjiang Region – German Fashion Corporations and their Controversial Cotton Business
Sustainable Investments of DWS – For risks and side effects read this article and ask the BaFin or the BKA
It has been almost a year since Desiree Fixler, the dismissed former head of ESG at DWS, publicly objected to the quality of DWS’s sustainable… Read More »Sustainable Investments of DWS – For risks and side effects read this article and ask the BaFin or the BKA
Just after updating the online consumer portal Faire Fonds, which analyses controversial investments of 2,163 retail funds, British daily Financial Times reports about findings of… Read More »Update of Faire Fonds online consumer portal gets covered by Financial Times
Supply chain due diligence and the role of the financial sector – The case of the Fénix nickel mine in Guatemala
For years, Facing Finance has flagged companies whose activities are causing significant environmental degradation and widespread socio-economic harm. Among the groups most severely affected are… Read More »Supply chain due diligence and the role of the financial sector – The case of the Fénix nickel mine in Guatemala
During the last few days, the world has witnessed a race within the western oil and gas sector to withdraw from their Russian assets, as… Read More »Western Oil and Gas majors race out of Russia – Total and Chevron stick around
The last few days and weeks have illustrated the dangers of oil pipelines like a picture book, with local populations and the surrounding environment having… Read More »Disastrous Oil Spill in Thailand, Ecuador and Peru – German banks among the financiers
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