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Al Gore – ESG Investment Practices

Al Gore – ESG Investment Practices

Since serving for eight years as vice president of the United States under President Bill Clinton, Al Gore has become one of the world’s most prominent figures in the fight against climate change. Today, Gore’s work against climate change includes significant ESG...
An Overview of the HLEG’s January 2018 Report

An Overview of the HLEG’s January 2018 Report

After a year of research, an interim report and a public consultation, the 20 members of the High Level Expert Group (HLEG) on Sustainable Finance released in January 2018 their final report. It includes policy recommendations to the European Union (EU) Commission to...
Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio is the actor and philanthropist who uses his considerable fame and fortune to promote ESG investment practices around the globe.The star and his foundation have contributed $30 million toward efforts to stem climate change. DiCaprio believes that...
What is the European Commission’s HLEG?

What is the European Commission’s HLEG?

The sustainability context in the European Union Many social, environmental and societal challenges face the European Union today. Acknowledging them, the European Union committed to several international initiatives, among them the Paris Agreement on climate change...