Quick Read: Growing investor scrutiny continues to push businesses into a chaotic and convoluted reporting landscaped with no clarity on the what’s and how’s of strategic discussions on their approach towards climate change reporting; The TCFD recommendations are a universal set of financial disclosure guidelines designed to enable systematic and comprehensive reporting on climate change [...]
About Neha ChakravartyNeha Chakravarty is an Environment and Development Consultant and an alumnus of the London School of Economics. She focuses on sustainability assessment, social development and climate change linkages, financial inclusion, and gender issues.
Quick Read: Inadequate understanding of ESG Rating approaches fuels cynicism on its merits and validity to steer sagacious investment decisions. For integration of ESG issues into ratings - Materiality Matters and ‘One Size Doesn't Fit All’. Company’s exposure to ESG related risks and opportunities not conjugated with its ability to produce an enhanced sustainability report. [...]
Quick Read: The United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals are increasingly being viewed as an opportunity to usher in a new and refined age of affirmative action through responsible investing. A broader level mapping of investor’s existing ESG considerations employing SDGs as a practical framework would help in mainstreaming the former’s granular acceptance and also anchor [...]