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Read the latest news related to Global Footprint Network’s Finance for Change Initiative.

PRI Webinar 30 May: Climate Strategies for Sovereign Bond Investors

May 5th, 2017|

Join Global Footprint Network, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), MN, and DEGROOF Petercam on 30 May for a comprehensive exploration of climate strategies for sovereign bond investors – including the use of a dashboard of indicators to identify and manage carbon [...]

Ecological Footprint Explorer Open Data Platform Launches

April 5th, 2017|

The US per capita Ecological Footprint dropped nearly 20% during the last eight years of available data (2005 and 2013), a total reduction that matches the entire Footprint of Germany.OAKLAND, CA, April 5, 2016—Ecological Footprint [...]

New Report Recommends Carbon Disclosure Methodology and Dashboard for Sovereign Bond Holders

December 19th, 2016|

A new report by Global Footprint Network, Carbon Disclosure and Climate Risk in Sovereign Bonds, outlines a methodology for investors to disclose and manage carbon exposure in their sovereign bond holdings.Please join Global Footprint Network [...]

Sovereign Bond Investors Waking Up to Climate Change Risk

November 8th, 2016|

For years, many mainstream investors have been on the fence about climate change, often dismissing the topic as a “long-term issue.” But as the potential investment risks of not acting on climate change have come [...]

SRI Conference Nov. 9-11 | Climate Change: Solutions for Responsible Investors

October 14th, 2016|

The 27th Annual SRI Conference - on Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing serves thought leaders, investors, and investment professionals in the ESG, Shareowner Advocacy, and Impact Investing space. Together, they are catalyzing the shift to a [...]

Upcoming events on Climate Change and Sovereign Bonds

September 28th, 2016|

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 [...]