The renewable energy sector is leading the transition to a net-zero carbon economy, and was recognised again in the Climate Change Authority’s recent report as being fundamental to a sustainable recovery from the impacts of COVID-19.

However, there is an increasing appreciation that ensuring immediate and long term steps in this clean energy transition also needs to reflect the complex interactions between environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations to ensure it does not adversely impact human rights.

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