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    Jeremy Grantham: the race of our lives


    In this candid interview, Jeremy Grantham, legendary investor and founder of Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo (GMO), gives his views on climate change, green technologies and the opportunities for investors in a low-carbon world.

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    ESG in Credit Risk and Ratings initiative - phase one: Watch the video


    The PRI’s ESG in Credit Risk and Ratings initiative promotes the systematic and transparent incorporation of ESG factors in credit risk assessments. Launched in 2016, the project is the first of its kind because of its credit focus and scale, with 21 forums held in 15 countries. 

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    ESG integration in sovereign debt: emerging and developed markets #2


    Join the PRI, BlueBay Asset Management, RobecoSAM and Emerging Markets Investors Alliance for a webinar on 19 September and on 26 September to hear about the findings of our new report, A Practical Guide to ESG Integration in Sovereign Debt. Investors are formalising approaches to systematic ESG integration across all ...

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    PIP19 - Active Ownership 2.0: Refocusing on outcomes


    In an age of widespread institutional greenwashing, this session will present a vision for the future of active ownership, where activity is centred on achieving a sustainable financial system

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    ESG Integration in sovereign debt: emerging and developed markets #1


    Join the PRI, MN, Insight Investment and Social Progress Imperative for a webinar on 19 September and on 26 September to hear about the findings of our new report, A Practical Guide to ESG Integration in Sovereign Debt. Investors are formalising approaches to systematic ESG integration across all asset classes ...

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    PIP19 -Ensuring a just transition to a low-carbon economy


    The shift to a resilient, low-carbon economy will boost prosperity and be a net driver of job creation. However, there will be transitional challenges for workers, communities and countries if this shift is not inclusive and sustainable. In this session we will discuss: what a just transition means in practice, ...

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    PIP19 - Managing physical climate risk in infrastructure investments


    The impacts of climate change are no longer a distant phenomenon. 2018 was again a costly year for natural disasters in the US, Europe and Asia at $155bn, following a record-breaking year of losses in 2017. Together with members of the PRI Infrastructure Advisory Committee, this session will ask:

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    PIP19 - Finance in human rights: What should investors do / be concerned about?


    As the investment community increasingly recognises it has a role to play in ensuring that investee companies are addressing human rights issues, this session will: outline the relevance of human rights due diligence to investors; explore the avenues through which investors can facilitate real-world positive impact; discuss how investors can ...

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    PIP19 - Boosting investor action to foster a culture of diversity and inclusion


    With diversity increasingly recognised as beneficial for businesses and in turn investments, this session will identify the lessons learnt and the impact of current initiatives to achieve a more diverse workforce, including: why investors should care about diversity, and how to think of other strands beyond gender; how investors can ...

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    Highlights from the Climate Action Forum global series


    The PRI convened 14 Climate Forums across 10 countries that engaged more than 1,350 investors, including 300 asset owners, to discuss how to ready portfolios for a low-carbon economy.

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    Labour rights in infrastructure investing


    In this webinar, the PRI, IFM Investors and the Committee on Workers’ Capital discussed key issues and different approaches to managing labour issues in infrastructure investing, and particularly sought to highlight how greater engagement between core stakeholders on these issues can be a critical success factor for different infrastructure projects.

  • Just transition

    Webinar: investors take action for a fast and fair transition to a low-carbon economy


    Investment in renewable energy is paramount to combat climate change – but how can we ensure that investment that is good for our planet will also be good for people?

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    Webinar: PRI and Investor Alliance: Labour rights in apparel supply chains – quo vadis


    This webinar, hosted by the PRI and The Investor Alliance, discusses how investors can use two recent benchmarks published by The Corporate Human Rights Benchmark and KnowTheChain to assess companies in their portfolios. Adidas shares practical examples of how to ensure labour rights protection in challenging contexts and lower tiers ...

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    Introducing the Principles for Responsible Banking


    This webinar introduces the Principles for Responsible Banking.

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    Combating climate change: what role can forestry investors play?


    This webinar explores the role of forestry in the fight against climate change, with a particular focus on how emissions trading schemes can provide opportunities to forestry investors and managers to make market returns while also generating positive environmental impact. 

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    Webinar: how to prevent child exploitation online


    The PRI hosted a webinar to explore the issue of child sexual exploitation online and how investors can engage with ICT companies on this issue. During the webinar speakers took the opportunity to discuss the issues related to the governance of ICT companies and their role in protecting users, of ...

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    Climate change targets for real estate investors


    This webinar takes a detailed look at the practicalities of setting targets related to climate change for a real estate portfolio, with a particular focus on net zero targets. 

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    Responsible lending - focus on ESG in private debt


    The key concepts of responsible investment are complimentary to private debt with its core focus on analysing and managing risk through relationships with investee entities. The PRI observed significant responsible investment activity among private debt managers and a desire to further develop idea of best practice in the industry. Active ...

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    La feuille de route de la finance durable pour la France


    France is a leading market on sustainable finance - but how can France strengthen its role in the development of responsible investment?

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    Highlights from PRI in Person 2018: San Francisco


    1,200 delegates from 37 countries. 30 sessions. Over 140 speakers. PRI in Person, the leading global responsible investment conference was in San Francisco in 2018 – and was the best yet.