Gain some insight into how Australian Ethical acts responsibly to enhance the cause of human rights issues in this speech by CEO Phil Vernon at the opening night of the Human Rights Arts & Film Festival last week.
- Palm oil is a common ingredient found in about half of the packaged products we use on a daily basis – the problem is, about 85% of it is produced in a way that harms people, animals, and the planet.
- In the finance sector, we believe the big banks and super funds can be key change-makers for the drastic action needed to respond to climate change. Our members and the general public have expressed interest in understanding why we invest in Westpac, but not the rest of the “big 4” banks.
- Since breaking the psychological US$100 level in September, Brent crude oil has fallen 34%. Strangely, the Ardour Solar Index has also fallen the same amount over this same period. What the heck does the oil price have to do with solar?
- Australian Ethical has announced a new partnership with 1 Million Women, Australia’s largest mass movement of women and girls fighting climate change in their everyday lives.