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Company Spotlight: Brambles*

June 10, 2020

Brambles, a holding in the Green Century MSCI International Index Fund, recently was recognized as the most sustainable company outside the U.S.

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Study Finds Shareholder Advocacy Improves Corporate Sustainability

June 2, 2020

A recent study found evidence that “engagements are an effective tool for long-term shareholders to address climate change risks.”

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20×2020: Green Century Is Pressing 20 Corporations to Fulfill No-Deforestation Commitments By 2020

May 26, 2020
Deforestation Commitments By 2020

Green Century recently identified 20 key commodity traders and corporations that have pledged to end deforestation in their supply chains and have provided insufficient disclosure of progress and launched an effort to press them to fulfill their commitments by the 2020 deadline.

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2020 is a Critical Year for the World’s Forests

March 17, 2020

2020 is a critical year for tracking the state of the world’s forests and intensifying private sector efforts to address deforestation in the coming decade.

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Green Century’s Top 10 Highlights from 2019

December 18, 2019

Green Century had an environmental impact in 2019. Here are the top 10 highlights.

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Green Century Nominated for Arms Control Person of the Year

December 17, 2019

Green Century has been nominated for the Arms Control Person of the Year for explicitly prohibiting investments in corporations that manufacture or have “significant business involvement” in nuclear weapons or nuclear energy.

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Amazon Fires Aftermath: Our Ongoing Effort to End Deforestation

November 11, 2019

Deforestation briefly caught the world’s attention this summer, as thousands of fires – 84% more than…

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Green Century endorses the Climate Risk Disclosure Act

July 24, 2019

Green Century is pleased to endorse the Climate Risk Disclosure Act. Climate change poses vast material risks to companies across all sectors and investors have a right to know how corporations are addressing those risks.

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Company Spotlight: Autodesk*

July 23, 2019

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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Top 11 Impact Stories of the Shareholder Season

July 18, 2019

With the close of the 2018 – 2019 shareholder season, here are the top 11 impact stories of Green Century’s shareholder advocacy program.

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