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Finance Chiefs Call on Executives to Help Fight Poverty, Climate Change

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CFOs at global companies urge their counterparts to make investment decisions that help achieve the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals.

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Finance Chiefs Call on Executives to Help Fight Poverty, Climate Change

Finance Chiefs Call on Executives to Help Fight Poverty, Climate Change

CFOs at global companies urge their counterparts to make investment decisions that help achieve the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals.

First SDG-linked bond in the European market raises 2.5 billion euros

First SDG-linked bond in the European market raises 2.5 billion euros

United States of America New innovative financial instrument aims to advance the Sustainable Development Goals UNITED NATIONS, New York, 11 October 2019 — The United Nations Global Compact ...

Financial success through sustainability leadership: how one energy company is aligning its business strategies to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Financial success through sustainability leadership: how one energy company is aligning its business strategies to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

In this post for the Sustainable Finance Leadership series, Alberto De Paoli explains how Enel, a multinational energy company, is leveraging the opportunities offered by decarbonisation to ...

Enel Partners with the U.N. Global Compact to Mobilize Finance for Sustainable Growth

Enel Partners with the U.N. Global Compact to Mobilize Finance for Sustainable Growth

For the first time, the United Nations Global Compact has galvanized the chief financial officers (CFOs) of global companies—responsible for investments worth $14 trillion—by establishing a ...

25 badass women shaking up the climate movement in 2020

25 badass women shaking up the climate movement in 2020

In honor of International Women's Day, we recognize courageous executives, investor advocates and policy visionaries who are role models for any gender.

A survey asked 1,000 CEOs how they felt about their work on the environment, and most of them gave the same answer: not that great

A survey asked 1,000 CEOs how they felt about their work on the environment, and most of them gave the same answer: not that great

A new survey from Accenture and the UN found that the majority of CEOs want to accelerate their sustainability initiatives over the next decade.

Impact Investing: Imagining the Next Evolution in Economies and Finance

Impact Investing: Imagining the Next Evolution in Economies and Finance

Impact investing is anchored in a fundamental belief that over the long term, healthy societies and healthy markets go hand-in-hand.

30 Business Leaders Join UN Push to Scale Up Private Sector Investment for Sustainable Development

30 Business Leaders Join UN Push to Scale Up Private Sector Investment for Sustainable Development

UNITED NATIONS, 16 October 2019 – The UN announced today that 30 influential leaders from the corporate world will work together over the next tw...

UN Environment and 28 Banks launch public consultation on principles for responsible banking

UN Environment and 28 Banks launch public consultation on principles for responsible banking

Paris, 26 November 2018 –In a bid to define the banking industry’s role and responsibilities in shaping a sustainable future, UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and 28 banks from ...

8 sustainability trends to watch out for in 2020

8 sustainability trends to watch out for in 2020

How business will contribute to sustainability in the new decade

Eight sustainability trends to watch out for in 2020

Eight sustainability trends to watch out for in 2020

IMD faculty on what will drive business to be more sustainable

Norway's $1 trillion fund to beef up scrutiny on sustainability, ocean pollution

Norway's $1 trillion fund to beef up scrutiny on sustainability, ocean pollution

Norway's $1 trillion (781.4 billion pounds) sovereign wealth fund wants companies in which it invests to follow stricter guidelines on global sustainability and strengthen efforts to combat ...