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20 April 2020

Commentary: Will Covid-19 accelerate the shift towards stakeholder governance?

Author: Luca Giacalone, Board Agenda

[T]his crisis and its aftermath may make louder the calls for the adoption of a more stakeholder-oriented decision-making process at companies......

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30 September 2019

Equileap publishes 2019 ranking of companies on gender equality in the workplace

Author: Equileap

Equileap researched 3,519 companies in 23 developed economies, representing 98 million employees, and ranked them based on 19 gender equality criteria... There has been an increase in the average score of the 100 best performing companies over the past...

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11 October 2018

Global Witness report alleges EU investors help bankroll human rights & environmental abuses; incl. co responses

On 6 September 2018, Global Witness published a new briefing paper on the role that EU-based investors have played in supporting projects linked to human rights abuses, land grabs and large-scale environmental destruction. The report argues that while...

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Company response
11 October 2018

Response by Schroders

Author: Schroders

Thank you for the opportunity to comment on our holding in Soco International ahead of the upcoming publication of the weekly newsletter. ...

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8 October 2018

NGO: British financial institutions complicit in Israeli war crimes

In July 2017, War on Want (WoW) published a report claiming that UK-based banks and investment companies are complicit in Israeli war crimes against Palestinians. The financial institutions cited in the report have allegedly invested in defence...

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Company non-response
8 October 2018

Schroders did not respond

Busines & Human Rights Resource Centre invited Schroders to respond to the allegations raised by War on Want. Schroders did not respond.

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25 February 2018

Australia: Growing support amongst large institutional investors for shareholder & NGO campaigns on climate & human rights

Author: Ruth Williams, The Sydney Morning Herald

"Big investors backed shareholder campaigns on climate, human rights", 23 February 2018...

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6 October 2017

ESG roundup: Beware a ‘diesel moment’ for chemical sector

Author: Susanna Rust, International Publishers Limited (UK)

A resolution passed by the European Parliament states that pension funds should commit to divesting from fossil fuels. The relevant passage of the resolution... states that the European Parliament, "calls on governments and public and private financial...

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3 July 2017

Coalition of major investors request more transparency on how companies manage their workforces

Author: Jennifer Thompson, Financial Times

"Investors demand more information on labour practices", 2 July 2017...

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8 May 2017

200 investors urge G7 to uphold climate commitments amid concerns that US may pull out of Paris agreement

Author: Attracta Mooney, Financial Times (UK)

"200 large investors urge G7 to keep climate change promises", 8 May 2017...

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