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The cost of inaction on Australia’s new number one threat   
May 13, 2019
Source: News.com.au - In piece in the The Guardian, Investor Group on Climate Change policy director Erwin Jackson said the focus on “mythical costs of action” risked “significantly harming” Australia’s prosperity,...
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TIAA-CREF Announces Escalation in Efforts to Avoid Investments in Companies with Ties to Genocide   
May 13, 2019
Source: CSR Wire - Mar. 26 /CSRwire/ - BOSTON, MA. - March 26, 2009 - In an important victory for the cause of genocide-free investing, Investors Against Genocide has announced it withdrew its shareholder proposal from the proxy ballot for...
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Genocide-free investing policy urged for Fidelity funds   
May 13, 2019
Source: InvestmentNews - The resolution is part of a campaign coordinated by the Boston-based shareholder activist group Investors Against Genocide. The group has targeted Boston-based Fidelity in the past on this issue and is challenging the firm now...
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Coalition’s climate policy reboot won’t do much for emissions, investor group warns   
May 12, 2019
Source: The Guardian - The Investor Group on Climate Change has questioned the Coalition’s investments in the Snowy 2.0 project. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP Scott Morrison’s recent pivot on climate policy is unlikely to have a positive...
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Silicon Valley will soon get its own stock exchange   
May 12, 2019
Source: Quartz - And the Council of Institutional Investors has argued (pdf) that LTSE’s voting mechanism could hurt shareholders by giving too much power to founders. As for stakeholders in Silicon Valley ...
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Trump Loves Job Creation But Rejects Climate Science. Investors Have The Answer   
May 12, 2019
Source: Forbes - But money talks. And it is the economics that is driving this,” says Anne Simpson, director of sustainability at the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) and a member of Investor Network on Climate Risk,...
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Incredible surprise for teen living alone since she was 14   
May 12, 2019
Source: YAHOO! - Asria Canada, 18, was gifted a brand-new car donated by members of her community following a lifetime of hardship. The high school student told Yahoo Lifestyle the gift was extra special after she ...
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Investors Tackle Fracking And Water Scarcity Risks   
May 12, 2019
Source: Forbes - Investors can claim some credit for helping to bring companies like Range Resources around. Led by the Investor Environmental Health Network and Green Century Capital Management, investors have been working behind the scenes to...
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Apple product hazards put to shareholder vote   
May 12, 2019
Source: Macworld - It holds shares in Apple and also is a member of the Investor Environmental Health Network, which pressures public ... This story, "Apple product hazards put to shareholder vote" was originally published by PCWorld.
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Corporations Can't Ignore Climate Change   
May 12, 2019
Source: Forbes - Mindy also directs the Investor Network on Climate Risk, a group of over 100 institutional investors managing $10 trillion in assets focused on the business risks and opportunities of climate change. This article was published...
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