Commentary

2020 is a Critical Year for the World’s Forests

Jessye Waxman coordinates Green Century’s work to protect tropical forests. As the need to address biodiversity loss, climate change and ecosystem stability become more urgent, it’s more important than ever that investors turn their attention to mitigating the risks deforestation poses to individual companies’ supply chains and to their portfolios overall. Over the last decade individual…

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Green Century’s Top 10 Highlights from 2019

From our award-winning shareholder advocacy work to protect tropical forests and curb antibiotic misuse to our support for the environmental and public health campaigns of our nonprofit owners and partners, Green Century had an environmental impact in 2019. Here are our top 10 highlights: 10. The Green Century MSCI International Index Fund turned 3 On…

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Amazon Fires Aftermath: Our Ongoing Effort to End Deforestation

Deforestation briefly caught the world’s attention this summer, as thousands of fires – 84% more than the previous year – blazed in the Amazon. Concern surged as the “lungs of the world” went up in smoke and scientists warned that the Amazon was approaching a point of irreversible ecological collapse. Since tropical forests usually are…

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Company Spotlight: Autodesk*

Instead of supporting environmentally irresponsible corporations, Green Century invests in companies like Autodesk, a holding in the Green Century Equity Fund that is helping design a more sustainable future.

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