Countdown To Blue Earth '22 -
11-13 Oct — Bristol
Ecology, social, governance (ESG) advisor and activist
Catherine Chong is an ecology, social, governance (ESG) advisor and activist. Catherine advises businesses, institutional investors, and governments on linking corporate decisions to socio-ecological impacts, including climate-related risks. Her experience includes developing national and global sustainability accounting and reporting standards for a number of industries, including finance, food, and fashion.
Catherine grew up in a farming family and saw first hand the adverse impact of industrial farming on her family and community. In recent years she worked with a number of organisations to campaign for better food, farming, and environmental policies and standards.
She is an advisor to C.L.E.A.R., a consortium representing over 40 animal welfare, environment, farming, food, and health organisations lobbying for mandatory food labelling in the UK which tells people how our food is farmed and processed.