Beijing Roundtable | Investor Obligations and Duties and ESG Integration

13 October 2017 | Beijing Roundtable on Investor Obligations and Duties and ESG Integration

北京圆桌会议:中国的投资者责任和义务以及ESG整合

The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and The Generation Foundation invite you to an Expert Policy Roundtable on ‘Investor Obligations and Duties and ESG Integration,’ hosted by BNP Paribas. Building on the recent achievements of the national Green Finance initiative in China, this event aims to discuss the development of an investment and regulatory environment that promotes consideration of financially material environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, consistent with investor obligations and duties.

Shanghai Roundtable | Investor Obligations and Duties and ESG Integration

11 October 2017 | Shanghai Roundtable on Investor Obligations and Duties and ESG Integration

北京圆桌会议:中国的投资者责任和义务以及ESG整合

The Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and The Generation Foundation invite you to an Expert Policy Roundtable on ‘Investor Obligations and Duties and ESG Integration,’ hosted by BNP Paribas. Building on the recent achievements of the national Green Finance initiative in China, this event aims to discuss the development of an investment and regulatory environment that promotes consideration of financially material environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, consistent with investor obligations and duties.

First 2017 in-person meeting of the Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition

Wednesday 26 April 2017 | Stockholm, Sweden

The members of the Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition (PDC), a UNEP FI-convened platform of 30 leading investors worldwide committed to taking bold portfolio action in response to climate change, are convening this week in Stockholm, at the invitation and under the auspices of Scandinavian pension company Storebrand/SPP, a member of the PDC Steering Committee.

Japan Sustainable Building Consortium: The 3​rd​ Symposium on Paris Agreement and ESG in Real Estate Investments

22 November, 2016 | Tokyo, Japan On the heels of the historic Paris Climate Agreement to limit global average temperature rise to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels, expectations  are growing for the building industry – which accounts for 40% of global energy consumption and 30% of global emissions – and for real estate investors to take ESG issues into […]

Roundtable: ‘Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century: Focus on Asia’

12 Jul 2016 | Mumbai, India14 Jul 2016 | Shanghai China19 Jul 2016 | Hong Kong, China The PRI, the UNEP Finance Initiative and The Generation Foundation invite you to roundtables on ‘Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century: Focus on Asia,’ hosted by BNP Paribas. The purpose of this project is to better understand the […]

Global Launch: Statement into Investor Obligations and Duties

29 June 2016 | 28 Place de la Bourse, 75002 Paris, France You are invited to the global launch of the statement into investor obligations and duties in Paris on Wednesday 29 June at Palais Brongniart. Following the launch, investors will be invited to support the statement from across the PRI and UNEP FI signatory […]

Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century: UK roadmap

4 April 2016 | London, UK Building on the findings of Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century, published in September 2015, UNEP FI, PRI and The Generation Foundation have begun a three year project to integrate sustainability into investors’ fiduciary duties. The project will focus on three primary objectives: Clarify the scope of fiduciary duty […]

Managing Climate, Environment, Social and Governance in Real Estate

A follow up framework for action to the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement 8 February 2016 | London, UK Six of the world’s largest investor networks have come together to create a concise, actionable framework for Real Estate investors to help make sense of existing ESG guidance and provide a follow up framework for action to […]

UNEP FI to play significant role at ‘PRI in Person’ conference

8-10 September 2015 | ICC, Excel Centre, London UNEP FI is set to play a key role at the 2015 ‘PRI in Person’ conference in London. This three day conference will bring together investors from across the world to discuss the full range of responsible investment issues and challenges. UNEP FI will provide key inputs […]

Webinar: Energy Efficiency in Financing

25 August 2015 | Webinar Two UNEP FI webinars on Energy Efficiency Financing , hosted by the Principles for Responsible Investment, are to take place on Tuesday 25 August. This pair of webinars will introduce the conclusions of the Energy Efficiency Institution Group (EEFIG) and present its ongoing work and support for the G20 Energy […]

Training: Integrating environment, social & governance perspectives in investment decisions

Integrating environment, social & governance perspectives in investment decisions Training program for Indian financial institutions Seminar Room, 19th floor, PJ tower, BSE Ltd., Dalal Street, Fort, Mumbai, India28-29 November 2014 Need for capacity building in environment, social and governance Globally it is increasingly evidenced that one of the major factors for NPAs is the lack […]

Launch of Two Reports on Financing Energy Efficiency in Buildings

Date: Tuesday, 15 April 2014, 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm Hosted by Renovate Europe Campaign Venue: Rond Point Schuman, 6 – 8th floor -1040 Brussels The Renovate Europe Campaign is pleased to invite you to attend a double presentation of new publications: the first, ‘Commercial Real Estate: Unlocking the Energy Efficiency Retrofit Investment Opportunity’, by […]

Launch of UNEP FI Property Working Group Report

Relevant Materials   Commercial Real Estate: Unlocking the energy efficiency retrofit investment opportunity A briefing on why investors should invest in building retrofit opportunities. Press Release Webinar         , News           , Date: Wednesday, 26 February 2014, 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm Hosted by Deutsche Bank Asset & […]

New York Stock Exchange joins the Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Visits the NYSE and Rings The Closing Bell® to Commemorate NYSE Euronext’s Participation in the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to commemorate NYSE Euronext joining the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative, which explores how […]

Tomorrow’s Capital Markets

Relevant Materials   Tomorrow’s Capital Markets         ,29 November 2012 | London, UK There is shared and widespread concern over how financial markets are working. As economic prospects remain uncertain there has been a breakdown of trust and confidence. The relationship between business and society has become corrosive, weakening business’s license to […]

Webinar: Responsible Property Investment – What the Leaders are Doing

Webinar Recording   , Webinar | 25 October, 17:00 PM CEST The concept of Responsible Property Investment (RPI) is gaining increasing prominence and acceptance within the real estate investment world. Consideration of ESG principles within property investment strategies can be complex and challenging. The range of issues that need to be considered can be wide-ranging, […]