OceanRock Investments and SHARE are engaging Canadian companies on gender pay equality, urging those that do not track and report gender pay related data, to do so.
SHARE’s 2018 Engagement program is targeting Canadian pipeline companies with poor track records of spills or leaks in recent years compared to their peers. Read about recent commitments from Husky Energy to improve their pipeline safety and maintenance practices in response to the 2016 spill along the North Saskatchewan River.
SHARE’s Director of Shareholder Engagement shares his experience attending the Parliamentary Subcommittee on International Human Rights hearings, which are looking at the question of child and force labour in global supply chains.
SHARE’s 8th Annual Responsible Investment Workshop for Religious Investors featured a discussion on a wide range of strategies to tackle key issues such as climate change, forced labour in supply chains, business and reconciliation, and income inequality.
SHARE joined with the Council of Institutional Investors and 44 other investors and investor organizations in a joint letter to the US House Committee on Financial Services to express our opposition to legislation that has recently been introduced and is pending in the Committee related to proxy advisory firms.
SHARE is collaborating on an investor initiative with over 100 investors pushing for banks to back the recent recommendations of the Taskforce on Climate Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).
The International Labour Organization (ILO) released its new estimates of the number of people who were victims of modern slavery today in New York at the United Nations. The numbers are staggering – an estimated 40.3 million people subjected to some form of modern slavery last year.
Investment Executive: Investors are increasingly demanding transparency on corporate lobbying, yet the disclosure in lobbyist registries falls short, suggests a report from the Vancouver-based Shareholder Association for Research & Education (SHARE) released Tuesday.READ FULL ARTICLE
Vancouver Sun: Opinion article by Kevin Thomas, SHARE’s Director of Shareholder Engagement, on the Canada’s lobbyist registries and our registry scorecard report.READ FULL ARTICLE