Upcoming events on Climate Change and Sovereign Bonds

By | September 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

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 [...]

PODCAST: Susan Burns | What the Ecological Footprint tells us

By | September 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|

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 [...]

8 Sept.: Roadmap for ESG and Credit Ratings

By | September 7th, 2016|Event|

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 [...]