Ana Santos Duarte (Trainee) writes an article published by NOVA Centre on Business, Human Rights and the Environment, summarising the fifth episode of the webinar series “Business, Human Rights and the Environment in Europe: Connecting the Dots” in which she participated.

“Paloma Muñoz Quick started the discussion outlining the unparallel global challenges we are facing with growing inequalities and the climate crisis and how financial institutions have a systemic influence to achieve a sustainable path, as they fuel economies. She explained how sustainable finance is “a process by which financial institutions take into account Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations, when it comes to their investment decisions”.

Read the article here.