We need Environment and Social Safeguard Policy  for Indian Financial Institutions

We need Environment and Social Safeguard Policy for Indian Financial Institutions

On April 26th 2022, women of Janardanpur, Chhattisgarh hugged trees of the Hasdeo Aranya forest to prevent them from being felled by the forest department and did so successfully. But the forest department came back in the early hours next day and felled over 300 trees. This is following the clearance…

Financial Accountability Network, along with over 30 orgs responded to SEBI consultation paper on ERP ratings

Financial Accountability Network, along with over 30 orgs responded to SEBI consultation paper on ERP ratings

Response to SEBI Consultation Paper on Regulating Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Rating Providers for Securities Markets In the last few years and particularly in the last couple of years Financial Institutions, companies and regulators alike are interested in the ESG framework. It is surely a welcome step for the…

SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA: Political Economy of Sanctions & the Fallout

  📌 Online Public Debate 🇺🇦🇷🇺 SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA Political Economy of Sanctions & the Fallout 16th March | 3pm SPEAKERS: Ajay Shah National Institute of Public Finance & Policy Arun Kumar Economist, Retd. Professor, JNU Deepanshu Mohan Jindal Global University Seema Mustafa Sr. Journalist Moderated by Pamela Philipose Sr.…

The Real Aim of Demonetisation was to Kill the Informal Economy, Rest of the Claims were Just Lies and Jumlas

The Real Aim of Demonetisation was to Kill the Informal Economy, Rest of the Claims were Just Lies and Jumlas Press Conference on Five Years of Demonetisation 12th November 2021, Press Club of India, New Delhi Financial Accountability Network India ———————————————————————————–   “If they needed to fight black money, it…

The National Monetization (Privatization) Pipeline & the Return of the Company Raj

The National Monetization (Privatization) Pipeline & the Return of the Company Raj ________________________________________________ 13th – 14th September A two-day convention organized by People First & the Financial Accountability Network India Press Release: New Delhi, September 15, 2021: The two day online meeting on National Monetisation Pipeline – “Call it by…

The National Monetization (PRIVATIZATION) Pipeline & The Return of the Company Raj

Join a Two-Day Online Convention On: The National Monetization (PRIVATIZATION) Pipeline & The Return of the Company Raj 13th & 14th September 4 pm – 6 pm [Find the panelists for each day on the poster] Zoom Meeting ID: 940 1494 0384 Passcode: 000007 Financial Accountability Network India & People…

Bank Nationalization Day: In Defense of Public Sector Banks

Bank Nationalization Day: In Defense of Public Sector Banks

  Bank Nationalization Day: In Defense of Public Sector Banks statement warning against the privatization of banks   Stop Privatisation! Democratise Banking! New Delhi, July 19, 2021: 19th of July is marked as the bank nationalisation day, recognising the historical decision of the Indira Gandhi government to take control of…

IN DEFENCE OF DEMOCRACY AND THE FARMERS’ MOVEMENT

IN DEFENCE OF DEMOCRACY AND THE FARMERS’ MOVEMENT

Press Release: In Defence of Democracy and the Farmers’ Movement 2 December 2020: The widespread farmers agitations against the pro-business and anti-farmer legislations passed undemocratically by the Indian Parliament in September 2020, has been met with a predictable insensitive and muted response from the Government. At the meeting called by…

In Solidarity with the Nationwide General Strike!

In Solidarity with the Nationwide General Strike!

  In Solidarity with the Nationwide General Strike! Scrap Farm Bills! Withdraw anti-Labour Reforms! Stop Privatisation of PSUs! New Delhi, November 23, 2020: Financial Accountability Network India (FAN India) stands in solidarity with the nation-wide general strike on 26th November called by the trade unions demanding withdrawal of anti-worker wage/labour…