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Recommendations for Your Nature Strategy
Despite some recent publicity of (plain wrong) decisions by you-know-who on whether biodiversity is material to businesses (of course it…
Defensive Driving Training
We have renewed our focus on the health and safety of staff while travelling for work since Earth Active is…
Latest site visits
Earth Active’s forte is supporting clients’ environmental and social needs related to the financing of large-scale development projects around the…
Vertical Rush
Some of our team were feeling especially athletic last week and participated in Vertical Rush in aid of Shelter, a…
NatureMetrics Lunch & Learn
NatureMetrics, a global nature intelligence technology company, presented last week’s Lunch and Learn for our team. They gave a fascinating…
2023 in numbers
2023 Was another busy year! 🌍
Meet our newest team members
Earth Active is growing as we provide ESG support to more financial institutions. We have built up a secure client…
Saiga antelope on the increase
We are thrilled to learn that conservation efforts have led to the Saiga antelope recovering from 45,000 individuals in 2005…
Seasons greetings
Warmest seasons greetings extend to each and every one of our valued clients and associates.
COP28 - down and out?
It’s all been kicking off as we move into the last few days of the climate change conference, currently being…
COP28 - Days 10 & 11
This weekend at COP28 was an interesting one for EA, with the lesser topics of nature, food and agriculture taking…
COP28 - The Girls are on COP!
We’re five days into COP28, currently taking place in Dubai, UAE, and it’s been a rocky start to the week…
Elevating sustainability: from ocean to vineyard
Thrilled to share that Earth Active, recently conducted a comprehensive workshop for Sea Change Wine, a remarkable sustainable wine company…
COP 28 - Day 1: Pulling out all the COPs!
The sun has set on the first day of COP28 in Dubai and the big news of the day was…
COP 28 - Everything you need to know
This year’s annual Conference of the Parties (COP28) about to begin, and Earth Active’s Natasha Jacobs will once again be…
National Tree Week
As we recognise National Tree Week, the significance of environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles takes root in our consciousness.…
Pakistan Power Transmission Strengthening Project
We are really passionate about and specialise in advising financial institutions on environment, social and governance matters. We are currently…
We're on the move
Last week we moved offices; storm Ciaran couldn’t stop us – Earth Active are a force to be reckoned with!
Nigeria solar energy
We recently conducted a critical habitat (CH) screening for a renewable energy company intending to build two solar mini-grids in…
Summer party
The annual Earth Active summer party is always an event that staff look forward to. This year did not disappoint,…
Sea Change Wine's sustainable journey
For our weekly lunch and learn we were joined by Simon Rolfe and Ian Hanley of Sea Change Wine who…
We are hiring!
WE'RE HIRING! Looking for a Human Resources Officer
Red Sea Power
The Red Sea Power (RSP) project in Djibouti came to Earth Active for ESG support on the very day that…
Katyavala Bwila University ESIA
We are working on an environmental and social impact assessment (ESIA) for the construction of four new faculties at Katyavala…
Growth and success
Earth Active is growing as we provide ESG support to more financial institutions.
Biodiversity
In case you missed it, Earth Active's 5th Birthday was last week and we posted an infographic of some of…
Exceptional consultants
We are thrilled to announce that Jonny Dawson has been promoted to the position of Principal Consultant, due to his…
Happy Birthday to EA!
Today marks a significant milestone for Earth Active! Five years ago, we embarked on a mission to make a positive…
Outstanding project performance data
We are delighted to share the exciting news that Paul Sciver has been promoted to Operations & Project Manager due…
Ground-breaking agriculture in Mongolia
Earth Active is very pleased to be supporting Mongolia’s leading business conglomerate – MCS Holding Group – advising their ground-breaking…
30x30 Blue Marine Foundation
We are working with Blue Marine Foundation to support their commitment to 30x30; a global conservation target to protect 30%…
International Day for Biological Diversity
Recognising the urgent need to address the global biodiversity crisis, Earth Active aim to harness the power of finance to…
Supporting our staff to succeed
Huge congratulations to Nisha Desai for achieving her Practitioner IEMA membership - a fantastic achievement and example of continued commitment…
A Focus on Strategy
The whole team spent yesterday absorbed in a full-day strategy session, focusing on the business.
Earth Day 2023
Tomorrow is #EarthDay2023 with this year’s theme ‘Invest in our Planet’. Earth Day’s mission is to diversify, educate and activate…
Meet Jessica Wilson
We are delighted to welcome Jessica to the team! Specialising in climate change resilience and adaptation, she will be invaluable…
Celebrating International Women's Day
Today we take the time to celebrate International Women's Day
EBRD POPs Technology Guide
Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) are the name given to a large number of organic chemical substances, which have been shown…
Quarterly Briefing
Last week, the team met at our new offices for our quarterly briefing meeting. As always, the session started with…
Meet Rob Daniel
Introducing our newest Director Dr Rob Daniel, who brings with him a wealth of experience from his life as a…
We are B-Corp!
Look what has just arrived! Thanks again B Corp UK
Indonesia
Our specialist team are currently in Indonesia supporting one of our clients navigating the financial, environmental and social components of…
Impact Report 2022
What a year! 2022 has been a big one for Earth Active. As a Certified B Corp UK, we are…
Human Rights and Worker Welfare in Qatar – What is the World Cup’s legacy?
In 2010 FIFA took the decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar. The competition is now in full…
The Highs and Lows of COP27
After just over two weeks, the 27th annual COP is over. The international climate summit took place in Sharm el-Sheikh…
COP Day 15 - Leave no one behind
The Paris Agreement, made in 2015 at COP21, made clear the need for rights-based approach to climate action, i.e. one…
Day 14: UN releases COP27 ‘non paper’
The UN has published the first draft of the long-anticipated ‘cover decision’ text, which will form the basis of the…
COP Day 8: Drinking from the same COP
As the Egyptian sun rises on the second week of COP27, the topics of water and gender are in the…
Just another COP out?
As the sun rises on day 4 of COP27, one big narrative is emerging- that of loss and damage, and…
It’s COP time again.
Over the next fortnight, world governments are meeting in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, to discuss a topic that rarely sees the…
WWF-Tesco Sustainable Supply Chain
Do you think that supermarket supply chains should be sustainable? We have been working for the WWF-Tesco partnership on an…
900 LinkedIn Followers
… , to be precise, we have reached the mark of 904!
Greece’s Sovereign Wealth Fund appoints bespoke team of international ESG advisors to build value of its public assets portfolio
16th August, London & Athens, 2022: A multi-disciplinary group of international advisors led by ESG specialists, Earth Active, has been…
We're #BCorp Certified
We're pleased to announce that we're now a certified #BCorp, joining a global community of businesses measuring our social and…
Getting the Team Together!
Last week, the Earth Active team met at our London offices for a Quarterly Briefing meeting.
We're Hiring!
We are looking for an experienced ESAI / ESDD Consultant to join our dynamic team.
Helping Mobilise Finance for Forests
We are working with NIRAS International Consulting to develop and implement a Framework which will contribute to a reduction in…
Happy Earth Day!
The theme for World Earth Day 2022 is ‘Invest in Our Planet’ calling for businesses to shift towards sustainable practices.
International Women’s Day 2022
On #InternationalWomensDay we say a huge thank you to the knowledgeable and professional women at Earth Active, we strive for…
World Wildlife Day 2022
The UN’s World Wildlife day is a globally important annual event dedicated to wildlife. The theme for 2022 is “Recovering…
2021 in Numbers
As we look back on what was another interesting year, we are prouder than ever to celebrate some of our…
Season's Greetings
Season's Greetings to all our clients, friends and associates, Wishing you peace, good health, happiness and prosperity for the New…
Institute for Human Rights and Business #Top10 for 2022
As #Bespoke ESG Consultants, we are passionate about putting Human Rights at the top of our agenda when reporting on…
Congratulations Jason
Huge congratulations to Jason Hartley on his recent promotion within Earth Active.
Travel Plans
We pride ourselves on our extensive and deep network of experienced consultants across the globe which has enabled us to…
International Orangutan Day
Today is International Orangutan Day. According to the WWF, orangutan populations have declined by around 50% over the past 60…
Welcome to the Team Matthijs
Earth Active is very happy to announce that Matthijs Engelbert van Bevervoorde has joined the team as a Senior ESG…
Safeguarding the Sumatran Tiger
According to WWF, wild tiger numbers have dropped by more than 95% since the beginning of the 20th century. We…
Kyzylorda to Zhezkazgan Road Development, Kazakhstan
Earth Active is pleased to be working with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to provide an Environment and Social Due Diligence…
Welcome to the team Martyn Shaw
We would like to welcome Martyn Shaw to the team, joining us as Technical Director, Martyn has over 15 years…
The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods
The world celebrated World Oceans’ Day earlier this month, and whilst we may have missed the boat (!) on posting…
Forests of Hope
At Earth Active we’ve been working hard to establish environmental and social safeguards for two rainforests, Hutan Harapan and the…
Welcome to the team Jonny Dawson
We would like to welcome our new team member, Senior ESG Consultant, Jonny Dawson. We look forward to benefiting from…
Biological Diversity Day
On the 22nd May, Earth Active will be joining in the celebrations for the International Day for Biological Diversity. Biological…
Find out why Earth Active is passionate about Earth Week!
It’s Earth Week and today is Earth Day and this year’s theme is “Restore Our Earth”. Understanding that this is…
ESG ratings – evidence for sector bias?
Our recent post on the subject of ESG metrics demonstrated the variability of the overall ESG rankings assigned to the…
World Water Day
Today is World Water Day, a day that highlights the importance of freshwater across the world and raises awareness of…
Rating the ratings providers
An article by HL last week entitled “FTSE 100 – the 5 highest ESG rated companies” https://lnkd.in/dFxuxXR is attracting considerable…
International Women’s Day – Choose to Challenge
In celebration of International Women’s day 2021, Earth Active is proud to support this year’s theme of ‘Choose to Challenge’,…
2020 in Numbers
A little late posting our end of year round up, it’s been a busy beginning of the year for Earth…
We are hiring
We are looking for our next International ESIA Consultant and an Environmental/Social Project Manager to join our highly dynamic team,…
2020: An Interesting Year…
Remember life before “lockdown 3”? Just before, the team met at our London offices for our annual ‘End of Year…
Venture Capitalists
A recent report from CDC and Dutch investment bank FMO show Venture Capitalists have trailed behind other asset classes in…
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