News and Views from Croatan Institute
The Clean Portfolio Project, Croatan Institute, and the Organic Agriculture Revitalization Strategy (OARS) hosted a webinar exploring models to finance resilient food systems and regenerative, organic agriculture across asset classes. The webinar took place on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, from 12:30-2:00 pm EST / 9:30-11:00 am PST. A recording is available on demand.
Senior Fellow Liz Umlas reports back from her experience attending the UN Forum on Business and Human Rights (BHR) which took place November 26th-28th in Geneva, Switzerland. In this Croatan View, she reflects on the growth of the field and includes her key takeaways from this 7th BHR Forum.
Croatan Institute joins US SIF Foundation at Bloomberg release event in NYC.
The Croatan Forum is a new gathering for people to engage in deep discussion of pressing issues at the critical nexus where finance, sustainability, and economic development intersect.
The Institute presented a special briefing on the release of a major economic development prospectus for expanding the organic food and ag value chain in Northeastern North Carolina
Senior Fellow Harrington discusses his recent comment to the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, outling concerns about the CFTC's refusal to regulate complex derivative contracts underlying student loan asset-backed securities.