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8 October 2018

NGO: British financial institutions complicit in Israeli war crimes

In July 2017, War on Want (WoW) published a report claiming that UK-based banks and investment companies are complicit in Israeli war crimes against Palestinians. The financial institutions cited in the report have allegedly invested in defence...

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26 September 2018

Standard Chartered Bank to end coal plant financing as part of its commitment to Paris Agreement

Author: Sebastian Tong, Chisaki Watanabe & Jeremy Hodges, Business Day (So. Africa)

"Standard Chartered to pull plug on financing for coal plants"...

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11 September 2018
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Author: Bruna de Lara, The Intercept Brasil, (Brazil)

“Como Coca-Cola, Bunge e 110 empresas ganham com o pior da bancada ruralista”, 11 de setembro de 2018...

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6 August 2018

UK: Lloyds bank to stop financing new coal plants & thermal coal mines

Author: Energyworld

"Britain's Lloyds bank to stop financing new coal plants, thermal coal mines", 2 August 2018...

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17 July 2018

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17 July 2018

Range of human rights abuses by extractive companies allegedly tied to European financial institutions: companies respond to Facing Finance report

"The global extractives industry is heavily involved in some of the worst labour, environmental and human rights violations. The rights of communities, farmers and indigenous people are being trampled in the push for ever more extraction. Indeed all b...

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16 July 2018

HSBC response

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9 July 2018

Guidance on developing effective grievance mechanisms in the banking sector

Author: BankTrack & Oxfam Australia

This paper reviews banks’ responsibilities and provides suggestions and recommendations for how banks can develop and implement effective operational-level grievance mechanisms that will be legitimate, trusted and meet their responsibilities under the...

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25 April 2018

Global finance sector needs to start acknowledging its human rights responsibilities, argues professor

Author: David Kinley on openDemocracy

"Finance struggles to find a social conscience", 15 April 2018...

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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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