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January 20, 2022 Inflation: Seven reasons why the cost of living is going up around the world

Source: BBC

From buying groceries to heating our homes, the cost of living is rising sharply - not just in the UK but around the world. Global inflation - the rate at which prices rise - is at its highest since 2008. Here are some of the...

January 20, 2022 UK inflation rate soars to 30-year high as cost pressures continue

Source: CNBC

The U.K. inflation rate soared to a 30-year high in December as higher energy costs, resurgent demand and supply chain issues continued to drive up consumer prices. Inflation hit an annual 5.4%, its highest since March 1992 and...

January 19, 2022 Climate activists criticize BlackRock CEO’s support for slow transition off oil and natural gas

Source: CNBC

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink’s most recent annual letter called the need to decarbonize the global economy the largest investment opportunity of this generation, but he didn’t go far enough in his willingness to transition away from...

January 20, 2022 Larry Fink: Sustainable Investing Is About Profits, Not Taking a Stand

Source: Morningstar

Fink’s emphasis, however, is narrower than that of other advocates of sustainable investing; it’s on so-called stakeholder capitalism. This is a tenet of sustainable investing in which employees, suppliers, customers,...

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Tuesday, 11. January 2022
By Lauryn Power, G&A Institute Analyst-Intern The issues of sustainability and just labor rights in the fashion and clothing industry were brought to the world’s attention in April 2013 by a tragic event in Dhaka, Bangladesh. On April 23, 2013, … Continue reading
Tuesday, 21. December 2021
About the Climate Crisis
December 21, 2021 by Bernie Kilkelly – VP and Director of Corporate ESG Disclosure, G&A Institute Efforts by various international organizations to develop common global sustainability reporting standards continue to run into roadblocks, as different groups propose diverging approaches and … Continue reading

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