Date: Thursday, 27 January 2022
Time: 14:00 - 15:00 GMT
Platform: Zoom

This event will launch the PRI paper on the investor case for responsible political engagement and the PRI-supported report, prepared by the OECD, mapping out political engagement regulations across selected jurisdictions. Speakers will discuss the investor role in promoting responsible political engagement among companies, as well as key trends and gaps in regulations on political engagement.



 GMT Agenda
14:00 Opening remarks:

Elsa Pilichowski
, OECD Director for Public Governance
Shelagh Whitley, Chief Sustainability Officer, PRI
14:05 Presentation of key findings:

Athanasia Karananou
, Director, Corporate Governance & Research, PRI - Investor case for responsible political engagement
Pauline Bertrand, Policy Analyst, Public Sector Integrity, OECD – Regulating corporate political engagement: findings from key markets 
14:20  Panel discussion:

Clare Richards
, Senior Engagement Manager, Church of England Pensions Board
Facundo Etchebehere
, Vice-President of Global Public Affairs and Corporate Affairs, Danone
M. Mariusz Daca, Deputy Head of Unit, Transparency, Document Management & Access to Documents, Secretariat-General of European Commission
Moderated by: M. Julio Bacio Terracino, Acting Head, Public Sector Integrity Division, OECD 
14:40  Q&A & Conclusion