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How Shareholders Can Fight Climate Change

By Colleen Silver, Portfolio Manager, Fiduciary Trust International
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Shareholder advocacy is a powerful tool for investors to align social or environmental values with the companies in which they invest and to make a tangible impact. Portfolio Manager Colleen Silver shares her perspective on how investors can choose to use their holdings as a strategic lever in the fight against climate change.

Schneider Electric Releases Key Report on Climate Change as Part of COP26 Engagement

Summary: 
  • New Schneider Electric report outlines “Back to 2050” decarbonization scenarios
  • Schneider experts on the ground in Glasgow to advance decarbonization insights and solutions with business partners, climate experts and influencers
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  • New Schneider Electric report outlines “Back to 2050” decarbonization scenarios
  • Schneider experts on the ground in Glasgow to advance decarbonization insights and solutions with business partners, climate experts and influencers

New Study by My Green Lab Finds That Just 4% of Biotech & Pharma Companies Currently on Track to Meet Paris 2030 Climate Goals

Industry Currently Produces Higher CO2 Emissions than Forestry & Paper and Semiconductor Industries
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GLASGOW, Scotland, November 4, 2021 /3BL Media/ - My Green Lab, the leading global non-profit organization committed to sustainability in science, announced that the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical sector is among the world’s largest carbon emitters—based on a new study released at COP 26 on November 5th, as part of the WHO COP 26 Health Pavilion.

The Global Methane Pledge at COP26: Everything You Need to Know

More than 100 countries have committed to cut methane emissions by 30% by 2030.
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By Leah Rodriguez

World leaders are stepping up to create a pathway toward reversing the impacts of climate change.

Ecocentricity Blog: No Lack of Intelligence

By: John A. Lanier
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I’m not sharing this report out of a desire to scare anyone. Rather, I share it because it shows just how strong the consensus is that we need climate action.

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I’m not sharing this report out of a desire to scare anyone. Rather, I share it because it shows just how strong the consensus is that we need climate action.

Teva Becomes First Pharmaceutical Company to Execute Sustainability-Linked Bond Tied to Both Climate and Access to Medicine Targets

$5 billion bond is the largest of its kind from any sector and the first issued by a generic medicines company
Summary: 
  • $5 billion bond is the largest of its kind from any sector and the first issued by a generic medicines company
  • The bond is tied to targets that include improving access to medicines in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions
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  • $5 billion bond is the largest of its kind from any sector and the first issued by a generic medicines company
  • The bond is tied to targets that include improving access to medicines in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

Time to Act on the Climate Crisis

New Report from FSG Calls on Entire Philanthropic Sector to Address Global Warming, Center on Climate Justice
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BOSTON, November 2, 2021 /3BL Media/ - As leaders from around the world gather in Glasgow, Scotland for COP26 to discuss a unified response to climate change, a new report from global social impact advisory firm FSG calls on the philanthropic sector to fully embrace the challenge of meeting the threats to vulnerable communities posed by global warming.

How Smarter Industries Can Help Decarbonize Our Planet

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Climate change is widespread, rapid and intensifying. If we are serious about reaching net-zero emissions by 2050, we need to accelerate innovations and low-carbon technologies across many sectors. In this context, 5G and other digital cellular technologies play a vital role.

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Climate change is widespread, rapid and intensifying. If we are serious about reaching net-zero emissions by 2050, we need to accelerate innovations and low-carbon technologies across many sectors. In this context, 5G and other digital cellular technologies play a vital role.

COP26: Why Organizations Must Step Up and Be Accountable

GRI engagements underline role of transparency in driving action
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With the UN Climate Change Conference – COP26 – getting underway in Glasgow next week, GRI is urging all organizations to be open about their impacts on the planet, as transparency is an essential precursor for reaching global solutions to a global problem.

78% of People Globally Fear Damage to Earth Amid Worsening Climate and Biodiversity Crisis: Survey

World leaders now have the chance to follow this global consensus at COP26.
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By Joe McCarthy

Roughly 78% of people worldwide are concerned about human-caused damage to our planet with the climate and biodiversity crisis, according to the most comprehensive global values survey to date tracking attitudes about climate change and the environment.

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