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Planetary Boundaries and Investment Considerations of Biosphere Integrity

The planetary boundaries framework was developed by a group of Earth system scientists led by…
Biodiversity Panel May 13
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Biodiversity Panel

Clear Skies Investment Management (Clear Skies) is excited to present the sustainable finance community of…
Partnerships with indigenous communities
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The Crucial Partnership between Indigenous Communities and Biodiversity Initiatives

Throughout centuries, Indigenous communities have been considered environmental guardians, which is why their knowledge in…
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Fossil Fuel Transition And Alignment With The Sdgs

The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) closed this past Wednesday, December 13th 2023, with…
2023 in review
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2023 In Review

To say the least, 2023 has been a turbulent year for the world and global…
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WHAT ABOUT COP28?

COP28: That was one giant leap for oil producers, one small step for mankind. Don…
Engagement with investees
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Differentiating Impact Investing from other Strategies

Impact investing is an investment style that distinguishes from ESG and Activist investing through engagement…
Biodiversity
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10 ways the biodiversity loss and climate change are closely interlinked

Biodiversity loss and climate change are intricately interconnected; changes in one can significantly impact the…
Nature Action
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Clear Skies Joins Nature Action 100

Clear Skies Joins Nature Action 100 and Contributes to Setting Investor Expectations for Biodiversity Clear…
Climate Action
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Are we all really for climate action?

We are getting used to the world suffering from major floods, huge rainfalls and severe…
Investment Strategy
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A Q2 2023 Macro Perspective

In the second quarter of 2023, the US stock market maintained its upward trajectory, buoyed…
agriculture
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Food & Agriculture Outlook 2023

Our colleague Jacques attended the 33rd edition of the CRAAQ's 'Les perspectives agro-alimentaires'. Read his…
G7 countries to address climate change
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More yet to be done

April 2023 in Sapporo: Another agreement from the G7 countries to address climate change. Are…
Impact manager
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Who Impacts Whom? 

Who Impacts Whom?  Impact can (should) behave like a nuclear reaction  by Jacques Caussignac, Director…
Biodiversit
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Biodiversity comes up in voting discussions

GIR and Clear Skies collaborate on a white paper on the current proxy voting practices…
Net Zero Goals
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Reality check for 2023: A year of more action towards reaching the net zero goal

A thought piece about 2023 net zero goals by founder and CEO of Clear Skies,…
giving tuesday water
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CAD$32,000 raised for WATER ACESS in the spirit of Giving Tuesday

The Clear Skies Foundation opted to participate in the global Giving Tuesday campaign this year…
Global Equity Fund
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Introducing the iWorld Equity Fund, an impact investing strategy

The Quebec Emerging Manager Program is proud to announce the selection of Clear Skies Investment…
Clear Skies Ahead Newsletter
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Clear Skies Ahead – Monthly Newsletters

  STAY INFORMED WITH US THROUGH OUR MONTHLY CLEAR SKIES AHEAD NEWSLETTER   Our investment…
Inflation and climate change
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Striking a Balance Between Inflation and Climate Action

The Inflation Reduction Act is the most significant bill to address climate change in US…
Éolienne
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The Energy Transition

Many countries are looking for ways to reduce their energy dependence on other sovereign countries.…
Supreme Court decisions
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The Supreme Court on Climate Change

On June 30, 2022, the US Supreme Court prevented the EPA to regulate GHG emissions…
decarbonizing portfolio
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Decarbonizing Portfolios

Driving GHG emissions reductions through decarbonization of portfolios  As society's concern over the systemic risks…
Principles for Responsible Investment
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Clear Skies Becomes a Signatory of the PRI

Clear Skies announced its official recognition as a signatory of the United Nations-supported Principles for…
Responsible Investment and Democracy
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Responsible Investing, ESG and Democracy

Following Russian President Vladimir Putin’s decision to invade Ukraine on February 24th, and the atrocities…
Climate Action Fund
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Launching the Clear Skies Climate Action Fund

Clear Skies Investment Management Inc. officially opens two open-ended funds today composed of well-managed and…
COP26 covers climate adaptation
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Clear Skies in Glasgow and COP26

Big pledges for ending deforestation, pledges to phase out coal and interesting deals on methane…
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A message from the founder

"Today, I am investing with the lens of an impact investor because I believe it…
Nature-Related Financial Disclosure
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Nature-Related Financial Disclosure

Task Force on Nature-Related Financial Disclosures (TNFD) is a common framework for organizations to report…
Impact Assessment
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Beyond ESG: The Impact Assessment

10 years ago, people were sold a story that focusing on ESG would yield higher…
Financial Performance of Impact Investing
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Making the Case : Impact Investing

What is impact investing? Impacting investing is an investment strategy that allows the investor to…