Further Guidance

Global Canopy is working with a broad range of partners to develop guidance for the finance sector on how to eliminate deforestation in their clients/holdings operations and supply chains.

Due diligence towards Deforestation-Free Finance

Our latest how-to guide sets out a recommended approach for financial institutions to conduct due diligence to identify, prevent and mitigate the risks and impacts of deforestation, conversion and associated human rights abuses.

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Deforestation-free investment mandate for family offices and foundations

Family offices and foundations can be instrumental in the transition to a deforestation-free economy.

Global Canopy has worked with partners to develop a commodity-driven deforestation, conversion and associated human rights abuse free investment mandate.

The practical and user-friendly guide is intended as a tool for family offices, foundations and others, to engage their asset managers on this crucial topic.

How to achieve deforestation-free pensions

Global Canopy, Make My Money Matter (MMMM), and SYSTEMIQ have created a guide for pension schemes called ‘How to achieve deforestation-free pensions’.

The guide was informed and shaped by a working group of 12 pension funds, including Aegon UK, Cushon, Environment Agency Pension Fund, London CIV, Nest, Phoenix Group, Scottish Widows, and Smart Pension.

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