28th June 2024 News

Denmark Announces First-Ever Carbon Tax on Agriculture

The Government of Denmark announced a series of moves aimed at addressing the climate and nature impact of the country’s agricultural sector, including plans to introduce a carbon tax on emissions from livestock. The initiative forms part of a new “Green Tripartite” agreement, including the government, environmental organizations, agricultural sector associations and unions. Read more

Switzerland Proposes Major Expansion in Sustainability Reporting Requirements for Companies

The Swiss government announced the launch of a consultation on new proposals to expand sustainability reporting requirements for companies, and to significantly expand the number of companies covered by the mandatory reporting requirements. The Proposal is aimed at aligning its sustainability-related corporate governance rules with international systems, particularly the EU’s CSRD. Read more

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