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Not a single day goes by without an article in the press on including environment, social and governance (ESG) factors in investment decision-making.Are capital markets the solution for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)? Or is this too good to be true?
Policies and regulatory frameworks are an important complement to voluntary actions. There are two sets of issues covered in this section: regulatory frameworks for the financial sector and international standards and agreements on labour rights and environmental and health standards, which are also well-covered in the SDGs, particularly in SDG 8.