Responsible investment is the basis of this collection focusing on those investors, of all sizes, embracing sustainability principles and practices integrating people, the environment, and prosperity into their investment strategies.
Many of the videos in this collection come from interviews conducted at annual Ceres conferences. The Ceres investor Network represents the move towards social and environmental investing sometimes referred to as "impact investing."
The Global Impact Investing Network is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to increasing the scale and effectiveness of impact investing.
Social Responsible Investing (SRI) another useful term and, as noted in Wikipedia, "is also known as sustainable, socially conscious, green or ethical investing. Basically we look at is investment strategy which seeks to consider both financial return and social good."
The Global Reporting Initiative, GRI, is a non-profit organization that works towards a sustainable global economy by providing sustainability reporting guidance. In short, the group working towards a measurement that incorporates social, environmental and economic elements. Investors look to GRI reports for risk assessment purposes.
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How to Build Better, More Resilient Cities with Judith Rodin
Judith Rodin advises: preparing for the future means building better cities. New York; Athens; Wenzhou; Boston; Oslo; Dhaka; New Orleans; Nairobi. In recent years, dozens of cities across the globe have beenhit by large-scale catastrophes of every kind: natural disaster, geopolitical conflict, food shortages, disease and contagion, terrorist attacks. If you haven't been directly touched by one of these cataclysms yourself, in our interconnected world you are sure to have been affected in some way. They harm vulnerable individuals, destabilise communities and threaten organisations and even whole societies.
EarthSayer Judith Rodin
Stopping the Rebuttal: The Future of Sustainability with Jennifer N. Coombs |
Risks and Opportunities interview with Anne Simpson, CalPERS
Social Impact of Investing by Josh Humphreys
What is fossil fuel divestment and why does it matter? The Guardian
The Investment Logic for Sustainability by Chris McKnett
Why We Should Own the Banks by Ellen Brown
The Rise of Responsible Investment by James Gifford
Sustainability in Investment Strategies by Jack Ehnes
The Possibilities for a Public Bank in Seattle (Public Forum Panel)
Shifting Culture Towards Equity
Risk and Opportunities with Ian Simm of Impax
Financing the Energy Frontier for Anchorage | Green Banks
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Tom DiNapoli
Investor Summit on Climate Risk: Jens-Christian Stougaard
Zurich's progress in green investing by Cecilia Reyes
Investor Summit on Climate Risk with Denis Duverne, AXA