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To inform immigration policies, people should first understand political, economic crises in the Northern Triangle, an expert says   
February 27, 2020
Source: Daily Press - March 17: Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking. David Schilling, senior program director of Human Rights and Resources at the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility. March 24: China’s Road into Latin America. Frank...
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Activist shareholders again target Amazon with barrage of governance and social justice proposals   
February 27, 2020
Source: Times Free Press - It's the second year in a row that Amazon has been the focus of a campaign of shareholder resolutions related to environmental, social and governance issues coordinated by the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR),...
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Institutional investors back IEX proposal to prevent unfair trading   
February 27, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - In a Feb. 11 comment letter, officials from the Council of Institutional Investors voiced similar sentiments. "We believe D-Limit is well-tailored to increase diversity and depth of displayed liquidity by protecting investors...
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Big banks and super funds to face climate change risk checks   
February 24, 2020
Source: Sydney Morning Herald - Investor Group on Climate Change chief executive officer Emma Herd said other important financial regulators such as the Reserve Bank and ASIC had also recognised climate change presents a material risk to Australia's economic...
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Alphabet faces investor backlash over human rights policies   
February 24, 2020
Source: The Financial Times - It added: “We welcome feedback from shareholders and typically engage with shareholders who submit proposals to us.” The action, which was co-ordinated by the Investor Alliance for Human Rights, part of the Interfaith...
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Demand has more seeing inclusion of ESG metrics   
February 24, 2020
Source: Pensions&Investments - We are involved in a lot of coalitions. Probably the best approach is collaboration," with groups like Ceres, Principles for Responsible Investment and the Investor Group on Climate Change, all of which interact regularly with...
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EY: Disclosing Conflict Minerals, Transitioning to G4 Reporting Among Top Sustainability Issues in 2014   
February 24, 2020
Source: EHS Today - “This year we'll see some big changes in the sustainability-reporting landscape," says Steve Starbuck, Ernst & Young’s Americas leader for climate change and sustainability services. Managing the transition to G4...
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UK watchdog to scrutinise how companies, auditors calculate climate risk   
February 23, 2020
Source: Reuters - Stephanie Pfeifer, chief executive of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, said the review provided an opportunity to clarify the responsibilities of auditors and ensure climate risks were properly evaluated....
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Smoke screen: how Australia's biggest polluters have been free to increase emissions   
February 23, 2020
Source: The Guardian - The Coalition’s safeguards mechanism was meant to stop rises in industrial emissions cancelling out cuts paid for by taxpayers – but it’s a colossal failure
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Lainie Anderson: Can’t we end bickering and find a climate fix'   
February 22, 2020
Source: Adelaide Now - There’s the likes of Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos handing out $US10 billion to help global scientists, NGOs and activists address climate change, and Australian bodies such as the Investor Group on Climate Change...
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