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Company response
4 December 2018
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Author: Stefan Häberli, Neue Zürcher Zeitung

"Schweizer Firmen in der Westsahara: Glencore zog sich zurück, ABB und Lafarge-Holcim bleiben", 27 Nov 2018...

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Article
29 November 2018

Commentary: Schism within the Green Climate Fund over how it will support developing countries in implementing their commitments under the Paris Agreement

Author: Liane Schalatek, Heinrich Boll Stiftung

“…The 21st Board meeting was widely considered as a “make-or-break” meeting for the GCF at a time when the initial resource mobilization (IRM) period of the GCF is drawing to a close and its financial future is at stake. It came just three months after...

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Report
29 November 2018

Correlation between companies committing to 100% renewable electricity and achieving above-average financial performance

Author: Capgemini Invent and The Climate Group

"This study shows that there is a direct correlation between committing to 100% renewable electricity and achieving above-average financial performance. RE100 members consistently perform better than their peers on two key financial performance...

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Article
2 November 2018

Spain: Unions win landmark deal for Just Transition from coal mining; incl. rights for workers & sustainable development for communities

Author: IndustriALL

"Spanish coal unions win landmark Just Transition deal", 1 Nov 2018...

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Item
17 October 2018

Survey on gender diversity in renewable energy sector

Author: International Renewable Energy Agency

Deadline: 29 Oct, 2018...

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Article
16 October 2018

Latin America: Indigenous peoples raise concerns over criminalization for their opposition to megadams in their territories

Author: Latin America News Dispatch

“How can the un better include indigenous peoples in its development goals? There’s an app for that”- October 10 2018...

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Company response
8 October 2018

Response by EPM

Author: Empresas Públicas de Medellín, EPM

The response of EPM is available only in Spanish

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Story
8 October 2018

Colombia: Two relatives of environmental defenders opposed to Hidroituango dam killed

On the last week of September, Julian Areiza a nephew of Rubén Areiza and the son of Juan de Dios Ramírez were shot dead in events that are being investigated by the judiciary.  Both are members of Rios Vivos Movement that has denounced the negative...

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Article
25 September 2018

Climate change & just transition: Draft guide for investor action

Author: Grantham Research Institute for Climate Change and the Environment

A ‘just transition’ for workers and communities as the world’s economy responds to climate change was included as part of the 2015 Paris Agreement. This guide sets out how investors can pursue the goal of a just transition as part of their core...

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Article
18 September 2018

Supply-chain risks associated with the minerals likely to surge in demand as renewable and electric vehicle industries accelerate

"The mining sector will play a key role in the transition toward a low-carbon future. The technologies required to facilitate this shift, including wind turbines, solar panels and improved energy storage, all require significant mineral and metal...

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