Sustainable ESG factors play an important role in the allocation of capital and investment decisions of socially responsible companies.
“There is an emerging narrative that businesses who will do well in the future will be those that whose profit streams are aligned with the green economy."
Endress+Hauser has been placed in the top ranking of companies in the EcoVadis sustainability audit for the fourth time in a row.
As measures to operate more responsibly and improve their ESG performance are implemented - this could be a watershed year for sustainable finance.
Many of the world’s largest mining companies risk the perception that they are ‘SDGwashing’ through selective reporting on these universal goals.
Many investors support schemes to improve community development and create transparency and disclosure with increasing demand for information.
Despite there being a myriad of challenges which the South African mining industry needs to successfully navigate, there is hope for a prosperous future if stakeholder collaboration and the effective use of digital technologies take centre stage.
Mining Review Africa talks to industry experts in the mining sector about what they are doing to build and secure a sustainable future.