Five-minute roundup of the latest responsible investment and ESG news. This month’s topics include investor statements on climate change and the SEC’s conflict minerals rule, recent oil majors’ results, investor guidance for engaging the banking sector on low-carbon transition and a McKinsey study on long vs short termism.
By Saumya Mehrotra, Associate US, Signatory Relations in New York
By Fiona Reynolds, CEO, the PRI
The PRI is inviting its signatories to join the newly formed Corporate Reporting Reference Group.
Fifty-six global investment organisations* highlight their support for the RSPO and call for the palm oil industry to adopt and implement publicly available No Deforestation, No Peat and No Exploitation policies.
The International Council on Mining Metals (ICMM), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), today announced that they will co-convene an independent review that will establish an international standard on tailings storage facilities.