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From the start, our strategy is clear. We know that we have an incredible role as consumers to identify the biggest culprits of climate change, human rights violations, and rainforest destruction, and we can tarnish their reputation if we come together.

Disney is the biggest publisher of children’s books in the world.

After direct RAN campaigning and 18 months of negotiations, they agreed to a worldwide policy to eliminate rainforest destruction not just from their book, but from all Disney paper products across the globe.

Bank of America had the dubious title of being the number one funder of coal mining.

When we told them we wanted them to stop funding coal, they laughed. After four years of pressure and constant negotiations, they became the first bank in the world to publicly exit the coal mining sector.