The UK's Department for the Environment, Forestry and Rural Affairs (Defra) has opened a consultation seeking to introduce a due diligence requirement for companies whose supply chains may be contributing to deforestation.
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The Collaboration Platform is a unique forum that allows investors to pool resources, share information and enhance their influence on ESG issues. It is also a hub for academics and investors to connect and engage with research. Posts include invitations to sign joint letters to companies and join investor-company engagements, proposals for research, calls to foster dialogue with policy makers and requests for support on upcoming shareholder resolutions.
PRI-COORDINATED COLLABORATIVE ENGAGEMENTS
The PRI coordinates collaborative investor engagement activities on environmental, social and governance issues with investee companies
PRI signatories are invited to join this collaborative engagement which focuses on engaging companies on their responsible sourcing practices around Cobalt in line with OECD Due Diligence Guidance.
PRI signatories and Ceres Investor Network members are invited to join this initiative to address global deforestation driven by cattle and soy production in Latin America.
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A working group for the PRI to share consultation responses, and for signatories to engage on Canadian policy issues.
On July 1st 2020, ATNI released the Investor Expectations on Nutrition, Diets and Health. Created in consultation with institutional investors, they are intended to support and spur greater investor focus on global nutrition challenges, already…
Building on international human rights standards, the PRI is setting out expectations of signatories in a new paper. We propose a six step framework to implement respect for human rights into investment activities.
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