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European Investment Bank to end fossil fuel funding The EU’s investment arm will cease its support for coal, oil or gas projects after 2021... Economics Energy Environment
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The lend game: how to buy less and borrow more From an online clothes rental to a furniture exchange service, five ways to borrow, not buy... Environment Lifestyle Money
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‘Economic progress need not come at the expense of wildlife’ Growing national economies need not spell bad news for the wildlife of low and lower-middle income countries, according to new research... Economics Environment
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Clean money: could a commitment to ‘responsible banking’ make the banks better? As 130 banks worldwide sign up to the UN’s new Principles for Responsible Banking, we take a look at what the reforms would mean – and which... Written in partnership with Triodos Bank
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In good supply: ensuring ethics in the mobile phone supply chain Some 18 million people are employed in the electronics trade worldwide, and exploitation is rife. One mobile phone manufacturer is going to ... Written in partnership with The Phone Co-op
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Rooted in unity: Employee-owned businesses are doing well by doing good Employee ownership is having a moment in the UK. Founder of Riverford, Guy Singh-Watson, explains why he handed the reins to his workforce ... Agriculture Food Good Business
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