Corporate Responsibility Ranking — oekom sees an “Upward Trend”

The oekom Corporate Responsibility Review 2018, the annual report on sustainability in corporate management, confirms the upward trend observed over the past five years. The share of companies in the industrialized countries with good and very good ratings is currently 17.19 % – slightly higher than in the previous year. Moreover, at 43.62%, the group…

New ABA Report on Climate Change and Sustainability Financial Reporting

VEA Vice Chair Nell Minow co-wrote one of the articles in this new American Bar Association report with 5050 Climate Project Executive Director Edward Kamonjoh. Also included, George Dallas on “Climate Change as a Matter of Corporate Governance: An Investor Perspective.” “Climate Change and Sustainability Financial Reporting”

CalPERS examines adopting SDGs | Top1000Funds.com

The board of CalPERS has directed staff to look into aligning its $357 billion portfolio with the UN’s sustainable development goals.The largest pension fund in the US is already one of the global leaders in engaging with companies on ESG risks, but by adopting the UN SDGs it would embrace more specific social objectives, such…