Natural Capital Coalition Profiled in EY ‘Reporting’

22nd May 2018
Published under: Featured,Natural Capital Coalition

This article was originally published on EY Reporting. “The Natural Capital Coalition was set up in November 2012 to raise awareness within the corporate world of how businesses both affect their environment and depend on it. “We’re not a body, we’re a space in between people who are doing lots of brilliant things,” is how… [more]

Creating Value: The Cyclical Power of Integrated Thinking & Reporting

12th October 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This report is a product of the International Integrated Reporting Council.  “Introduction: This issue of Creating Value looks at the central relationship between Integrated Reporting and its cyclical power and relationship with integrated thinking. We see reporting and thinking as two sides of the same coin – both necessary to enhance connectivity in the organization… [more]

Eleven of World’s Leading Banks to Work with United Nations to Promote Climate Transparency in Financial Markets

12th July 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This press release was originally published on United Nations Environment Programme. Representing over $ 7 trillion, the banks include ANZ, Barclays, Bradesco, Citi, Itaú, National Australia Bank, Royal Bank of Canada, Santander, Standard Chartered, TD Bank Group and UBS. Highlights: Collective effort led by UN Environment to strengthen financial institutions’ assessment and disclosure of climate-related risks… [more]

Making Climate Disclosure the New Norm In Business

27th January 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This article was originally posted on the World Economic Forum. “…Companies have been reporting the economic risks they face for decades and they often have a statutory responsibility to do so. Generally, the economic risks include the possible negative outcomes that may affect different “risk targets”, including the capital resources, net sales, revenues, income from… [more]

The Financial Sector As A New Agent of Change: The Case of Natural Capital Accounting & Reporting

13th January 2017
Published under: Data Tools & Methodologies

This report is a product of Sustainable Finance Lab NL.  “Introduction 1.1 New non-governmental agents of change The Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (Planbureau voor de Leefomgeving, PBL) has suggested that instead of waiting for an intergovernmental consensus, global biodiversity governance may need to take a more pragmatic approach aiming at strengthening new non- governmental agents… [more]

Businesses No Longer Have An Excuse Not To Disclose Their Climate Risks

5th January 2017
Published under: Enabling Environment

This article was originally published on the Guardian.  “It is vitally important for investors to understand the risks that climate change may pose to the businesses they have invested in – and the opportunities in transitioning to a low-carbon economy. It’s not an easy task. Climate change may be one of the world’s best-modeled processes in… [more]