THE TIME IS NOW: THE EU MUST ADOPT A NEW REGULATION TO SHIFT CORPORATE CULTURE AND TACKLE THE ROOT CAUSES OF DEFORESTATION

Text by Jo Blackman, Global WitnessThe blog was originally published on Global Witness website on 7th November 2019 Could European politicians be sitting up and finally paying real attention to climate breakdown? The last few months have seen strong rhetoric on a European Green Deal from the new European Commission, and the circle of interest

Gearing up EU Action

The debate in the EU on responsible business conduct has evolved greatly in the past 5 years and now before the European elections in May, it is time to take stock of where the EU is. But, most importantly we need to look ahead. How do the instruments currently at EU’s disposal serve the purpose