Julia Wakeling, Head of Impact and ESG at SilverStreet Capital, explains how investors can help African smallholders secure a sustainable future.
New investment in shrimp farming highlights the challenges and opportunities of place-based investing in the opaque world of aquaculture.
While not illegal, aggressive tax planning by corporates threatens to undermine responsible investing.
Innovative financing solutions are needed to drive Southeast Asia’s transition to clean energy, according to Wymen Chan, Managing Director of Asian Investments, SUSI Partners.
Due diligence gaps across the food and agriculture supply chains must be closed to support COP26 deforestation pledge.
Energy-intensive and unregulated, institutional investors are proving reluctant to back the rapidly growing asset class.
There are no short-cuts to tackling social risks, says Lumorus CEO Romeo Effs, who insists diversity amounts to tokenism without inclusion.
Ageing infrastructure, lack of data, and differences in the needs of emerging and mature markets cause problems for resilience and adaption in the energy sector. .
Embodied emissions a key challenge as industry initiatives unveiled at COP26 not matched by government action.
Maria Lettini, Executive Director at FAIRR Initiative, says governments must redirect farming subsidies to support private sector efforts toward sustainable agriculture.
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