Overcoming ESG-related challenges for small and medium-sized businesses

Kevin Hollinrake MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Business and Trade, attended the APPG's roundtable discussion on overcoming ESG-related challenges for small and medium-sized businesses. With SMEs accounting for 99.9% of businesses in the UK, many of them facing ESG disclosure requirements, it is incumbent on...

COP15, biodiversity and ESG

Trudy Harrison MP (Minister for Natural Environment and Land Use) attended a roundtable discussion on COP15 and the UK’s biodiversity policies from an ESG perspective. At the meeting, the Minister expressed her hope that the UK continues to set the conditions to stimulate more private investment in nature recovery by...

The outcomes of COP27 for ESG

The APPG held a roundtable discussion with climate experts and members of the advisory board the day after COP27 concluded in Sharm El-Sheikh. While the conference fell well short of the high watermark set by COP26 in Glasgow, the deal made between national governments calling for a “transformation” of the...