The Connection Between Climate Change and Modern Slavery
Source: AllianceBernstein L.P.
Beyond its environmental impact, climate change poses a profound threat to human rights, carrying significant implications for investors. The World Bank’s projection of 216 million people internally displaced by climate change by 2050 highlights the looming risk of modern slavery and human trafficking. Neglecting these climate-related risks endangers lives and livelihoods and exposes investors to financial hazards. Delve into the article to explore the physical and transition risks to human rights and discover a strategic game plan for investors to navigate these challenges effectively.