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PRI press releases

ESG integration in Asia Pacific

Leading Asia Pacific equity and fixed income investors identify barriers to ESG integration, new research by CFA Institute and the PRI finds

2019-06-05T08:48:00+01:00

Findings show the current state of ESG integration in Australia, China, India, Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong SAR, China.

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Open call for PRI Corporate Reporting Reference Group (CRRG)

2019-04-15T16:09:00+01:00

The PRI is inviting its signatories to join the newly formed Corporate Reporting Reference Group.

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Fifty-six investors sign statement on sustainable palm oil

2019-04-03T10:40:00+01:00

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.

ICMM, UN Environment Programme and Principles for Responsible Investment agree to co-convene mine tailings storage facilities review

2019-03-29T09:43:00+00:00

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.

SDG Investment Forum

Companies, investors call for improved integration of the Sustainable Development Goals across business strategies and financial markets

2019-03-25T12:10:00+00:00

Companies and investors joined representatives from government and the UN today to discuss how the private sector can play a greater role in directing capital towards the Sustainable Development Goals.

New report highlights best practices in ESG integration across EMEA

2019-03-18T13:22:00+00:00

CFA Institute and the PRI find a wide range of ESG integration practices in eight EMEA markets from the UK to South Africa

Investors with US$6.3 trillion in assets call on companies to cut climate, deforestation-related risks in global soybean supply chains

2019-03-07T15:46:00+00:00

Increased demand for soybean products is destroying important biomes in South America, driving up emissions, and exposing companies that source these products from the region to various business risks.

PRI, UNEP FI and The Generation Foundation launch A Legal Framework for Impact

2019-02-26T15:56:00+00:00

It is crucial that assessing and accounting for the sustainability impact of investment decision making becomes a core part of investment activity. That’s why we have launched A Legal Framework for Impact with UNEP FI and The Generation Foundation.

TCFD recs

TCFD-based reporting to become mandatory for PRI signatories in 2020

2019-02-18T15:27:00+00:00

The strategy and governance indicators of the PRI’s climate risk indicators are to become mandatory for signatories to report on from 2020.

Private equity snapshot

PRI data shows progress on RI in private equity

2019-02-07T14:00:00+00:00

The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has today published a snapshot report on its 2018 private equity reporting data, which provides a global overview of responsible investment practices in private equity and also highlights areas of progress by looking at comparable datapoints from 2015.

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