Calyon (part of Crédit Agricole)
Headquarters in France
Author: Esther Vandenbroucke, IKV Pax Christi & Roos Boer, Netwerk Vlaanderen
This publication...presents...financial institutions’ investment in companies that develop or produce cluster munitions, on financial institutions disinvesting from producers of cluster munitions and on legislative measures to prohibit investment in...
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Author: Global Witness
[F]ailures by banks and the governments that regulate them have caused untold damage to the economies of some of the poorest countries in the world. By doing business with dubious customers in corrupt, natural resource-rich states, banks are...
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Author: Emad Mekay, IPS
...more than 40 international financial institutions have committed to financing only those projects that comply with the Equator Principles (EP), a set of voluntary environmental and social standards that seek to uphold the rights of people displaced...
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[PDF] Financial Institutions Announce Revision of Equator Principles - Underscoring the Global Application of Environmental and Social Risk Management
Author: Equator Principles
The Equator Principles...have been revised in the following ways: • The Principles apply to all project financings with capital costs above USD 10 million. • The Principles now also apply to project finance advisory activities. • The revised Principles...
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Complaint Against Calyon over Controversial Uruguayan Papermills could Frustrate Financial Times Sustainability Prize
Author: Center for Human Rights and Environment (CEDHA)
The Financial Times published a few days ago a short-list of international financial institutions under consideration for their new “Sustainable Banking Awards”. Amongst the pre-selected candidates of over 90 submissions, Calyon is one of five banks in...
Author: El Independiente [Argentina]
Una organización ambientalista argentina realizará en las próximas horas una presentación ante el banco francés Calyon [parte de Crédit Agricole] con el fin de que retire la financiación comprometida a la empresa Botnia para la construcción de su...
International Coalition Denounces Calyon of France for its violations of the Equator Principles for its support to Finnish papermill Botnia in Uruguay
Author: Centro de Derechos Humanos y Ambiente (CEDHA)
Nine organizations including broad civil society networks in 6 countries, filed a complaint today against Calyon, the international financial investment arm of Crédit Agricole of France, for violations of the Equator Principles, in Calyon's support of...
Author: Environmental Finance
ABN Amro has been short-listed for every category of the Financial Times' sustainable banking awards. The most sustainable banks from around the world are to be singled out for recognition by this new programme of awards, launched by the Financial...
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