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7 October 2013

Recent decisions clarify investor responsibility to address human rights concerns

Author: Margaret Wachenfeld, Institute for Human Rights and Business, on Responsible Investor

The [OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises'] new chapter [on human rights] reflects the increasingly mainstream place of human rights on the business agenda, including for the financial sector. The final statement of the Norwegian NCP in the...

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4 April 2014

Norwegian pension fund's Council on Ethics to be disbanded, ethical exclusion criteria to be managed by Norges bank

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9 January 2015

Norges Bank to finance research on sustainable mining

Author: Norges Bank Investment Management

Norges Bank has given Columbia University in New York a 3-year grant to study how different sustainability factors influence profitability in the mining industry.  The grant is part of a research project initiated by Norges Bank focused on the mining...

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26 January 2015

Council on Ethics for the Norwegian Government Pension Fund releases annual report, new guidelines & new council

Several changes have been made to the Guidelines for observation and exclusion of Companies from the Government Pension Fund Global:...

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25 February 2015

Human rights principles clearly apply to minority investors - Ruggie

Author: Daniel Brooksbank, Responsible Investor

Professor John Ruggie has explained to Responsible Investor how the United Nations Guiding Principles on human rights that bear his name clearly apply to institutional investors and the financial community more generally...The principles had been...

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9 June 2015

Norway: Govt. pension fund to sell off coal investments in biggest divestment move for climate change

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12 June 2015

OECD Watch publishes Quarterly Case Update (June 2015)

Author: OECD Watch

"OECD Watch Quarterly Case Update", Jun 2015...

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17 July 2015

Norges Bank Investment Management's response

Author: Norges Bank Investment Management

Norges Bank Investment Management has been entrusted with safeguarding and building financial wealth for future generations. Our work on responsible investment is an integrated part of the investment process and has three pillars: improving industry...

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17 July 2015

Norwegian OECD Natl. Contact Point rejects complaint linking Norges Bank's investments to forced & child labour in Uzbekistan

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28 September 2015

Norwegian govt. pension fund urges more transparency around renewable energy targets to help investors understand financial risk linked to climate change

Author: Jonathan Williams, Investment & Pensions Europe

"Norwegian oil fund calls for companies to focus on energy efficiency", 24 Sep 2015...

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