BW Plantation: Initial Risk Analysis
On 24 November 2014, the shareholders of the Indonesian oil palm plantation company PT BW Plantation Tbk. will be asked to agree to a new rights issuance to finance…
Don't bank on the Bomb
Don't Bank on the Bomb provides a detailed overview of the worldwide investments in production, maintenance and modernisation of nuclear weapons. The reports contains…
Swiss banks and institutional investors financing landgrabbing companies
This report assessed the financial relationships of 17 companies involved in land grabbing, human rights abuses or environmental pollution with 17 selected Swiss…
Fair Insurance Guide 2nd update
Second update of the Fair Insurance Guide. In this report the policies of ten large insurance companies in The Netherlands with regard to a.o. climate change, health,…
Soy Barometer 2014
The Soy Barometer is mapping the stream of soy through the Netherlands, both for domestic consumption as well as re-export to other countries. It comes to the conclusion…

With profound research and advice, Profundo aims to make a practical contribution to a sustainable world and social justice. Quality comes first, aiming at the needs of our clients. Thematically we focus on commodity chains, the financial sector and corporate social responsibility....

November 20, 2014
BW Plantation: Initial Risk Analysis

November 10, 2014
Badische Zeitung (Germany): Haben deutsche Banken den Bau von Atombomben unterstützt?

November 10, 2014
E24 (Norway): Oljefondet og flere nordiske banker får refs for investeringer i atomvåpen

November 8, 2014
Der Tagesspiegel (Germany): Studie: Geldinstitute finanzieren Atomwaffen

November 8, 2014
Südwest Presse (Germany): Milliarden aus Deutschland für Atomwaffen?

November 7, 2014
Don't Bank on the Bomb

November 7, 2014
ICAN: Take Action: Stand Up Against Nuclear Weapons Financing

November 7, 2014
PAX: Don't Bank on the Bomb

November 7, 2014
Taz (Germany): Das Geschäft läuft bombig
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We help our clients to realise their sustainable ambitions, by providing tailored research and advisory services. We are working for:

  • Non-governmental organisations: research into the relationship of companies and financial institutions with social and environmental problems, policy analyses and campaign advice....
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