About: Anne van Schaik

Kalimantan deforestation
Climate change 17-12-2015

Financiers fanning the flames of Indonesia’s forest fires

After the COP21 talks in Paris, many eyes are again focusing on the role that companies and financiers can play in reducing climate change, writes Anne van Schaik.

EU votes on shareholder measures to tackle reckless companies

MEPs could send a strong signal to citizens and companies alike that Europe does not accept environmental and social abuses, or tax dodging, say Anne van Schaik and Megan MacInnes.
Anne van Schaik, accountable finance campaigner at Friends of the Earth Europe (Photo: FoEE, Flickr)

Is your bank financing deforestation?

Most people do not consider ethical or human rights matters when opening a bank account, writes Anne van Schaik.