Archive for December 2016

Indonesia takes another giant step to curb deforestation and protect the climate

Green Century’s 2015 investor letter continues to make an impact In 2015, Green Century helped organize more than 60 investors representing more than $2 trillion in assets under management (AUM) to issue a letter to the Indonesian President, Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, supporting his efforts to implement a forest moratorium, prohibiting the issuing of new licenses…

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After Successful Dialogue, Green Century Withdraws Jack in the Box* Antibiotics Overuse Proposal

Move comes after implementation of enhanced animal welfare policy Contact: Alex DeBlois, Green Century Capital Management, adeblois@greencentury.com, 617-482-0800 BOSTON, December 22, 2016 – Today, the Green Century Equity Fund (Green Century) announced that after successful dialogue, it has withdrawn its shareholder proposal from Jack in the Box, Inc., owner of Jack in the Box and Qdoba Mexican Eats, after the…

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One Fish, Two Fish….No Fish

Marine resources and their importance to the environment and a sustainable food supply There are over one million species of plants and animals that call the world’s oceans home. They produce half of the oxygen we breathe and provide food for millions of people around the globe. Unfortunately, one-third of global fish stocks are overfished…

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