Climate Action

Who will shape a better future? Responsible investing after Covid-19

Covid-19 has affected every aspect of human life, in every corner of the globe. In addition to trying to assess its economic impact, it has also led us to focus more on fundamental issues: the speed of environmental deterioration and the lack of progress in reducing discrimination and inequality.

22 September 2020

ESG in Private Equity: What’s the End Game?

The upheavals of recent months — from the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matters protests, to the current wildfires out West — have put a renewed and intensive spotlight on corporate citizenship and responsibility for environmental, social and governance (ESG) action.

30 September 2020

Sovereign climate risk – steering through the rear-view mirror

For investors and policymakers, effectively addressing climate change poses particular challenges—not the least of which is the long time-lag between actions and outcomes. The inertia in the climate system means that greenhouse gases emitted today will warm the planet for decades to come.

21 September 2020

PwC commits to net zero by 2030

International consultancy firm announces its commitment to achieve net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2030.

18 September 2020

Sizing the green economy: Green Revenues and the EU taxonomy

Investors and policymakers face a common challenge: How can green business activities be systematically identified, categorized, and measured across diverse sectors, supply chains and asset classes to mobilize investment at scale?

16 September 2020