ESG Influencers
Some Examples of Corporate Influence in the Media   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Multinational Monitor
Source: Global Issues - This page: http://www.globalissues.org/article/162/some-examples. To print all information (e.g. expanded side notes, shows alternative links), use the print version ...
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Shell, Adidas, And 70 Other Companies Call On Governments To Cap Carbon At 1 Trillion Tons   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : United States Climate Action Partnership
Source: ThinkProgress - Coalitions such as this one or the United States Climate Action Partnership (USCAP) represent powerful voices from influential emitters, but their ability to enact actual change comes far less from words and more from actions....
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Maldives Intensifies Campaign to Tackle Climate Change   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : BeCitizen
Source: Eurasia Review - This audit was funded by France’s Rothschild banking dynasty and carried out by BeCitizen. According to this audit, the country’s national emissions were at 1.3 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent in 2009. The main...
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Companies Push White House to Follow Through on Climate Action Plan   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Partnership for Resilience and Environmental Preparedness (PREP)
Source: CSR Wire - To join our efforts or learn more, go to www.oxfamamerica.org. Oxfam America also serves as Secretariat for the Partnership for Resilience and Environmental Preparedness (PREP), a partnership formed to address the risks and...
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Urban Edge has $500M cash, is hungry for Boston area properties   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Business Journals - Urban Edge Properties recently acquired the 16-acre Wonderland Marketplace shopping center in Revere for $24.1 million, marking the first of what could be several “substantial” investments in Greater Boston for the...
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Sri Lanka Insurance Industry Governance, Risk and Compliance Report 2019 - ResearchAndMarkets.com   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc.
Source: Associated Press News - The “Governance, Risk and Compliance - The Sri Lankan Insurance Industry” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Governance, Risk and Compliance - The Sri Lankan Insurance Industry is the...
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Apple quits green IT program, putting government sales at risk   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEATĀ®)
Source: GCN - The Green Electronics Council announced late last month that Apple had pulled its products, which also included monitors, from the council’s Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool program. The iPhone and iPad,...
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New study: no room for gas in Europe's climate budget, science shows   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Friends of the Earth (Europe)
Source: EUbusiness - Europe needs to urgently quit gas if it is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to internationally agreed levels, new science shows. A new study, commissioned by Friends of the Earth Europe from the Tyndall Centre for Climate...
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EPA chief met with Dow CEO before deciding on pesticide ban   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Pesticide Action Network North America
Source: KCCI Des Moines - In October 2015, the Obama administration proposed revoking the pesticide’s use in response to a petition from the Natural Resources Defense Council and Pesticide Action Network North America. A risk assessment memo issued...
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Potato crop thin, but fans of fries urged not to fret   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - North America does not have a monopoly on potato production. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the three biggest potato producers in 2017 were China, India and Russia. The United States was...
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