OECD releases letters clarifying banks’ human rights responsibilities
Jul 22, 2014 | Nijmegen | SOMO

At the OECD's Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct in Paris last month, the OECD published a series of letters clarifying banks' human rights responsibilities under the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. The letters… read more >> | share >>

Friends of the Earth files OECD complaint against Rabobank finance for illegal palm oil
Jul 01, 2014 | Amsterdam, Brussels | Milieudefensie

Milieudefensie (Friends of the Earth Netherlands) and Friends of the Earth Europe have filed a complaint with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development against the Dutch Rabobank. The complaint focuses on multiple loans from Rabobank to the Indonesian palm oil company Bumitama. The company is accused of managing an illegal palm oil plantation and of… read more >> | share >>

RBS AGM: Protestors to target top coal bank
Jun 24, 2014 | Edinburgh | World Development Movement

Protestors will target RBS at its AGM in Edinburgh on Wednesday, demanding that the bank pull its money out of coal. Protestors dressed as bankers will hand out lumps of coal disguised as luxury chocolates - fossil rochers - while others will hold placards reading ‘RBS out of coal'.
RBS invests more in coal mining worldwide than any other UK… read more >> | share >>

Royal Bank of Scotland Rules Out Financing Major Coal Port Expansion
Follows Deutsche Bank and HSBC
Jun 18, 2014 | Edinburgh

In yet another sign of major international banks' growing unwillingness to fund coal terminal projects that threaten the iconic Great Barrier Reef, Royal Bank of Scotland last night joined Deutsche Bank and HSBC in publicly ruling out financing of the controversial Abbot Point coal terminal near Bowen, Queensland. The terminal will export coal from the nine mega coal… read more >> | share >>

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Jul 22, 2014
@JordiLesaffer Great news, as long as genuinely green. Worrying evidence that GDF's will support descructive dams.
Jul 22, 2014
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