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3 July 2024

Andra AP-fonden case study: Making Deforestation Due Diligence Work in Practice

Read the report by Climate & Co, AP2 and Global Canopy on how a Swedish Pension fund Andra AP-fonden (AP2) carried out due diligence on its deforestation-related risks and impacts using Deforestation Free Finance guidance developed by Global Canopy, Neural Alpha and the Stockholm Environment Institute, Climate & Company (C&C).

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Case study

22 January 2024

Aviva case study: Tackling deforestation – a central part of our climate and biodiversity efforts

A new case Aviva study highlights Aviva's methodologies, findings and learning points so far to reach their Biodiversity Policy goals.

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Case study

9 January 2024

JGP case study: Eliminating commodity-driven deforestation through active ownership, creative financing, and nature restoration

A new case JGP study show how tackling deforestation using active ownership, creative financing, and nature restoration provides a holistic approach to driving the shift towards more sustainable commodity supply chains.

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Insight

5 October 2023

Global nature targets hinge on eliminating deforestation. Progress must happen as soon as possible – and can be made quickly

Without urgent action on deforestation – which accounts for around 11% of emissions – net zero is out of reach. Over 90 percent of all deforestation is a result of clearing land for a handful of commodities like beef, soy, palm oil and timber. But this is not inevitable; commodities can be produced sustainably.

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Insight

25 May 2023

Financial institutions must act now to end deforestation finance. Here’s how

The finance sector is key to ending deforestation. Through their power and influence, financial institutions can shift company practices towards becoming nature-positive and deforestation-free. Gaps in guidance and data have long been cited as barriers to action but this no longer holds. With a suite of guidance now available, financial institutions have the tools they need.

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Event

12 April 2023

Due diligence towards Deforestation-Free Finance: Guidance for financial institutions

Webinar launch of new due diligence guidance from Global Canopy, Neural Alpha and SEI provides a how-to guide for financial institutions looking to mitigate deforestation risks.

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Insight

13 December 2022

Making deforestation-free private wealth a reality

New deforestation-free investment mandate can be a game changer for family offices and foundations to ensure their investments don’t undermine their philanthropic giving.

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News

8 December 2022

New investment mandate to help private wealth tackle deforestation

Launch of new guidance for family offices and foundations to help them lead the way to deforestation-free portfolios.

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Case study

22 August 2022

Storebrand case study: Working towards an investment portfolio that does not contribute to deforestation

A new case study from the Finance & Deforestation Advisory Group explores how Storebrand Asset Management are working towards deforestation-free portfolios.

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