Monthly Archives: September 2016

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Upcoming events on Climate Change and Sovereign Bonds

ERISC Phase II Webinar: How climate change impacts sovereign credit risk 12 October 4:00 PM CEST/10 AM EDT/7 AM PDT This webinar will feature presentations and Q&A on the ERISC II report recently released by Global Footprint Network and UNEP FI and sovereign bond climate risk research by S&P Global Ratings.Participants: Susan Burns, Global Footprint [...]

By | September 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

PODCAST: Susan Burns | What the Ecological Footprint tells us

By many measures, humans have shown themselves to be a pretty successful species. But we are living unsustainably. We are consuming more resources than the Earth can provide– we are in global ecological overshoot. The Ecological Footprint, developed by the Global Footprint Network, is a leading measure of human demand on nature, reflecting the productive [...]

By | September 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

8 Sept.: Roadmap for ESG and Credit Ratings

WATCH VIDEOSusan Burns, Co-Founder of Global Footprint Network and Director of its Finance for Change Initiative, moderated this panel discussion at PRI in Person in Singapore.In his introduction, Nick Robins, co-director of the UNEP Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System, called the discussion the "best session of PRI in Person." "This is the session [...]

By | September 7th, 2016|Event|0 Comments