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Finance in Motion

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Growing Impact
New insights into the practice of impact investing

For this diverse range of public and private institutions
pursuing impact across different asset classes and geographies, the Operating Principles
provide a basis for comparability and convergence toward best practices. As background to
this milestone, we published the Creating Impact1 report, which ...

Low Carbon Economy

What is Carbon Pricing?

Carbon pricing is an instrument that captures the external costs of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions—the costs of emissions that the public pays for, such as damage to crops, health care costs from heatwaves and droughts, and loss of property from flooding and sea-level rise—and ties them to their sources through a price, usually in the form of...

Transformative Society

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Community Credit
The next generation of financial architecture

A recurring theme in the biomimicry track of this year’s SXSW Eco conference was the increasing multidimensionality of ways biomimicry is being applied not just to products, but also to processes and systems.  Chemistry, investing, leadership, branding: all can be bioinspired.  I’m enthusiastic about applying biomimicry to...

Oxia in Media

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Éco-Minute

Avec la mobilisation pour le climat, il est beaucoup question de la réduction de l’empreinte carbone des entreprises. Avant de réduire, il est important qu’elles mesurent bien leurs émissions de GES. Cependant, le processus est très couteux, et il n’est pas standardisé puisque chaque personne, dans le respect de la norme, peut choisir où elle s’arrête dans la quantification des émissions des entreprises. Il n’y a donc...

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