The Dirty Profits 6 report released by Facing Finance highlights the investments of ten european banks in ten extractive companies which continually violate human rights… Read More »When the dam breaks: European Banks investing over €100 billion in dirty extractive companies.
Press releases from the campaign FACING FINANCE
Berlin (4.5.2017) – While many banks recommend the purchase of Rheinmetall shares against the backdrop of increasing demand for defence products, the non-governmental organization Facing Finance… Read More »Press Release: Rheinmetall: Facing Finance Recommends “Sell”
Press release: Billion Euro investments out of control – How banks continue to finance violations of human rights and environmental norms.
For the fifth consecutive year Facing Finance reports on violations of environmental and social norms and standards by multinational corporations, as documented by international… Read More »Press release: Billion Euro investments out of control – How banks continue to finance violations of human rights and environmental norms.
NGO report unveils: Companies’ and Bank’s social and ecological self-commitments cannot prevent human rights abuses, exploitation of workers, destruction of the environment, and corruption. (Munich/Berlin,… Read More »Press Announcement: Self regulation is good, independent oversight is better
Company should follow the divestment-course of other investors – No more money for climate offenders and mountain top removal– environmental catastrophe is looming through new… Read More »Press release – Deutsche Bank 2015: Irresponsible, unlawful, reckless
Second United Nations meeting on the subject opens in Geneva (Geneva, 13 April 2015) – Concerns about the prospect of weapons systems that would select… Read More »Time to Move From Talk to Action on Killer Robots
Bumitama cuts ties with illegal palm oil plantation following Friends of the Earth pressure – OECD accepts Friends of the Earth complaint against Rabobank
Brussels/Amsterdam, October 21 – Indonesian palm oil company Bumitama announced in September 2014 that it has terminated its contract with an illegal palm oil plantation… Read More »Bumitama cuts ties with illegal palm oil plantation following Friends of the Earth pressure – OECD accepts Friends of the Earth complaint against Rabobank
Press release: Dirty profits – How companies and financial institutions gain billions at the expense of people and the environment and shirk their responsibilities
Berne Declaration***Facing Finance***FairFin***Friends of the Earth Europe***urgewald***Whoprofits (Berlin, 09.12.2014) – Under EMBARGO until 11:00 – In anticipation of the International Day of Human Rights (10.12).… Read More »Press release: Dirty profits – How companies and financial institutions gain billions at the expense of people and the environment and shirk their responsibilities
NGO report identifies continuing financial ties with cluster munition producers amounting to $27 billion – German banks in retreat (Berlin, 27.11.14) Worldwide there are… Read More »Press Release: International ban on cluster munitions reaches the financial world