Sustainable Economies News & Publications
How well are European asset owners’ portfolios aligned with the Paris Agreement’s climate goals?
Today, at COP24, WWF is launching its report European Asset Owners: Climate Alignment of Public ...
Finance Ministers agree to assess brown and green factors for banks’ capital requirements
Today, Finance Ministers agreed on three new sustainability measures on the assessment of ...
NGOs call on the EU Commission to clarify the legal framework for corporate sustainability reporting
Over 20 leading NGOs working on corporate transparency have published a statement calling on EU ...
All financial institutions must disclose sustainability risks and impacts, say MEPs
WWF applauds the high level of ambition demonstrated by the European Parliament in yesterday’s ...
Nature in steep decline due to human activities: WWF Living Planet Report 2018
The ways in which humans feed, fuel and finance our societies and economies are pushing our ...
Banking on private finance to tackle the world’s water crisis
With global water resources under ever-increasing stress, a new report from WWF, ING and The ...
EBRD bans new oil, but fails to align its gas criteria with Paris Agreement
While WWF supports the strategy moving away from funding new oil projects, and its inclusion of ...
EU has little to report as UN meeting reviews progress on SDGs
The EU is relying on policy initiatives in particular areas. It needs to present an overarching SDG ...
MEPs open door to banks assessing financial risk of fossil fuels
Banks could measure the financial risk of assets like coal, oil and gas
EU Parliament raises bar on sustainable finance policies
Wants climate risk to be disclosed to financial consumers