Global investor portfolios are increasingly exposed to water-related risk.
For long-term investors, safeguarding investments requires mitigation of climate change.
Are the oil majors aligned with a 2°C budget?
The starting point for respecting human and labour rights is to understand the impact of a company’s activities on people.
Recent legislation such as the UK Modern Slavery Act, along with prominent examples of labour breaches in agricultural supply chains - which include child labour in the cocoa industry or forced labour in the seafood industry – are exposing food and beverage companies to heightened operational, regulatory and reputational risks.
Director nominations and elections represent some of the most fundamental ownership rights for shareholders – namely the right to appoint and remove members of a company board to represent their interests in promoting long-term value creation.
Executive pay remains at the forefront of corporate governance discussions for the investment community.
The Collaboration Platform is a unique private forum that allows signatories to pool resources, share information and enhance their influence on ESG issues.
Case study by Kristel Verhoef, ACTIAM; Nadira Narine, Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility; Peter van der Werf, Robeco; and Mary Beth Gallagher, Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment
Case study by Constantina Bichta, Boston Common Asset Management
Case study by Jeff Marsh and Rob Wilson, MFS Investment Management