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Environment, Society and Governance (ESG)

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Financial decision-making should ideally contribute to positive environmental, social, and governance (ESG) outcomes. ESG measurement and reporting is therefore becoming ever more important for corporations, financial institutions, governments and civil society.

On January 10th, the State Council Information Office (the administrative office under the State Council) published the White Paper on “China’s International Development Cooperation in the New Era” (中文版本). In 8 chapters, the paper summarizes China’s recent engagement in (generously) providing development assistance (intermixed with its overseas economic engagement) and…