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12 July 2022

New guide launched to help pension funds tackle global deforestation

Make My Money Matter and Global Canopy launch new guidance for pension schemes on how to tackle deforestation within their portfolios.

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News

25 May 2022

Government minister urges finance sector action on deforestation

The finance sector has an enormously important role to play in driving global efforts to tackle climate change and protect nature, the UK Minister of State for the Pacific and the International Environment, Lord Zac Goldsmith said this week.

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Insight

14 March 2022

Using pensions to halt deforestation

Global Canopy, Make My Money Matter and SYSTEMIQ are seeking feedback before 5 April 2022 as part of a consultation on practical guidance being developed for pension funds to identify, address, and eliminate deforestation, ecosystem conversion, and associated human rights abuses from their portfolios.

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News

23 February 2022

UK pensions invested in companies linked to deforestation

More than £300 billion of UK pension money is invested in companies and financial institutions exposed to high deforestation risks according to new research published by Make My Money Matter, SYSTEMIQ and Global Canopy.

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Event

13 December 2021

How to address commodity-driven deforestation risks: an introduction for the finance sector

Financial institutions joined the first webinar introducing the Finance Sector Roadmap.

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News

3 November 2021

Tackling deforestation: A clear way forward for financial institutions

Financial institutions do not need to start from square one in determining how the companies they finance can and should address deforestation, ecosystem conversion, and associated human rights abuses.

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News

1 November 2021

Leading financial institutions commit to actively tackle deforestation

Over 30 financial institutions with more than US$ 8.7 trillion in assets under management come together to tackle agricultural commodity-driven deforestation.

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Event

1 November 2021

Webinar: An introduction to addressing commodity-driven deforestation risks

Join us at 15.00 (GMT) on Tuesday 7 December for a webinar introduction to the Finance Sector Roadmap.

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