Investors: vote on shareholder resolutions as a way of communicating expectations – and develop voting principles to help guide you

Week of 8 March 2021 Investors: vote on shareholder resolutions as a way of communicating expectations – and develop voting principles to help guide you According to the Principles for Responsible Investment’s (PRI) new report on principle-based voting, we have seen a “noticeable increase in support for environmental and social shareholder resolutions over the last … Continue reading Investors: vote on shareholder resolutions as a way of communicating expectations – and develop voting principles to help guide you

Water security: if companies don’t do it for people and planet, they should do it for the money

Week of 8 March 2021 Water security: if companies don’t do it for people and planet, they should do it for the money Water security is taking on an ever more important role in the context of the climate crisis, which simultaneously accelerates desertification in water-sensitive regions and brings major flooding through extreme weather events—all … Continue reading Water security: if companies don’t do it for people and planet, they should do it for the money

Euro Parliament press release says it all: “MEPs: Companies must no longer cause harm to people and planet with impunity”

Week of 8 March 2021 Euro Parliament press release says it all: “MEPs: Companies must no longer cause harm to people and planet with impunity” On Wednesday, the European Parliament voted to request that companies by law conduct environmental and human rights due diligence along their full value chains. Enhanced civil liability and fines would … Continue reading Euro Parliament press release says it all: “MEPs: Companies must no longer cause harm to people and planet with impunity”