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24 April 2018

Global funding for extreme fossil fuels increased by 11% in 2017, new report finds

[Includes responses by BNP Parbias, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Royal Bank of Canda, Morgan Stanley & Toronto-Dominion Bank]

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25 February 2018

Australia: Growing support amongst large institutional investors for shareholder & NGO campaigns on climate & human rights

Author: Ruth Williams, The Sydney Morning Herald

"Big investors backed shareholder campaigns on climate, human rights", 23 February 2018...

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16 January 2018

Cambodia: Six companies, including banks and casinos, sign pledge to fight slavery in Asia

Author: Reuters

"Big Brands From Banks to Casinos Unite to Fight Slavery in Asia," 16 January 2018...

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11 December 2017
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Author: Ágora (España)

“Los litigios sobre responsabilidad en el cambio climático, una tendencia creciente”, 1 de septiembre de 2017...

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20 November 2017

Australia: Marriage equality 'Yes' vote wins; corporate supporters vocal, despite criticism

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6 November 2017

BlackRock backs shareholder vote call - with limits

Author: Ruth Williams, Sydney Morning Herald

BlackRock, the world's biggest fund manager, has backed calls for boosted shareholder powers to put issues on the agenda at Australian company shareholder meetings – but says ground rules are needed to stop the process being used for frivolous...

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16 October 2017

Australia: Shareholder resolutions call for listed companies to act on social and environmental issues

Author: Ruth Williams, Sydney Morning Herald

"How the new generation of activists corners boards", 14 October 2017...

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11 September 2017

Australia: Commentary: Finance has potential to advance lives of individuals & communities; human rights need to be essential part

Author: David Kinley, ABC News

"How banks can win our trust back (and it's not through good deeds)", 24 August 2017...

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25 August 2017

Australia: Shareholders sue Commonwealth Bank alleging non-disclosure of climate change risks; bank denies allegations

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21 August 2017
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Author: Béatrice Héraud, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« Reporting climat : une banque australienne poursuivie pour défaut d’information », 21 août 2017...

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