Ahead of Global Divestment Day tomorrow, guest blogger Piers Telemacque of the National Union of Students, outlines why he thinks that, contrary to many people's opinion, divestment can make a difference.
Today the “2% CSR” bill comes into force in India. From now on, companies worth more than INR 500 Crore (around £50M) will have to spend 2% of their average net profits on corporate social responsibility activities under the mandate.
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