What your institution says it will do with its leverage

“AIMCo is committed to integrating ESG factors into our investment decision-making processes for both internally and externally managed investments. We prefer a policy of engagement over exclusions and divestitures, and we encourage all investees to practice good governance, and to protect against adverse environmental and community impacts.” AIMCo
“The ABA’s Business and Human Rights Initiative leverages the creative potential of the private sector to advance human rights and reduce the harmful effects of business activity.” American Bar Association
“Amherst looks to invest with managers who thoughtfully and consistently incorporate ESG factors into their investment diligence and process.”Amherst College 
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“Being one of the world’s largest pension investors empowers us to set more requirements and, whenever necessary, get companies to comply with sustainability criteria. And so that is exactly what we do.”Australian Retirement Trust
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“AustralianSuper’s engagement program includes working collaboratively with other like-minded investors through collaborative initiatives, such as… Investors Against Slavery and Trafficking Asia Pacific.”Australia Super PTY
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“We have a Modern Slavery Framework Policy which outlines our approach to meeting regulatory requirements and includes the processes as it relates to external investment managers and investee companies.”APG (Netherlands)
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“In accordance with its Christian mission and vision, Baylor University strives to be a community that fulfills its calling as stewards of God’s gift of creation.”Baylor University
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“As part of our investment manager selection process we require them to have robust ESG policies and we carry out regular performance reviews.” University of Birmingham (UK)
Boston College Logo
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Boston College
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“Boston University opposes human trafficking, sex trafficking and forced labor, which are inherently harmful and contrary to the University’s core values.” Boston University
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Bowdoin College
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“We believe a university has the ethical responsibility to exercise its power as an investor to prevent social injury caused by the corporations in which it invests.” Brandeis University
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“Managers are monitored and evaluated on an ongoing basis. Should a manager not meet our clear and high performance and responsible investing standards, our team will seek replacement managers when and where appropriate.” University of British Columbia (UK)
British Columbia Invest Logo
“We use our size and influence to drive tangible ESG improvements. We continue to raise our expectations for portfolio companies, investment partners, and other players in the capital markets.”
British Columbia Investment Management
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“Our approach on manager selection balances investment returns with other critical factors including the ethical integrity of the manager’s strategy and personnel, as well as its ESG policies. We place a high value on considerations of ethics and sustainability when evaluating our managers.”Brown University
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“We want to make sure the investment managers we work with share our core values and that they’ve been ethical and responsible in terms of both their investment decisions and their business practices.”
Bryn Mawr College
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“The Bucknell Investment Office actively and prudently engages in conversations with the internal campus community and external constituents to educate and be educated on ESG related topics in investments.” Bucknell University
“We have begun an ongoing dialogue with our managers to ensure they understand the priority we place on sustainability. Over time, we will integrate ESG criteria into manager due diligence and will review their performance against a set of key ESG performance indicators.” University of California
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“Corporations should adopt maximum progressive practices toward the elimination of human rights violations in all countries or environments in which the company operates. Boards should be accountable for companies to develop and implement company policies, procedures and training to ensure commitment to… universal human rights.”CalPERS
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“CalSTRS firmly believes that active and direct engagement is the best way to drive long‐term value creation, with consideration of divestment only coming after all efforts at engagement have been fully exhausted.”
CalSTRS
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“Caltech opposes human trafficking, sex trafficking, and forced labor, which are inherently harmful and contrary to the Institute’s core values.” Caltech

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“Our greatest impact comes from our ability to influence our fund manager partners across the portfolio… We identify these third-party fund managers based on criteria including… the highest possible levels of personal integrity.”

Cambridge University

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“It is key to our mandate to work with companies to improve the monitoring and assurance of their human rights practices, including in relation to supply chains.”Canada Pension Plan

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“The Investment Office will incorporate ESG factors into the Investment Manager Selection Process by assessing the manager’s…ethics and integrity. Further it will incorporate its evaluation of each manager’s ESG factors in the ongoing reviews of our managers held in the Endowment portfolio.” Carleton College
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“As a manager of public funds, building a more equitable and sustainable world is not a choice. It is a responsibility that goes with our fiduciary duty.” CDPQ
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“The University of Chicago’s Global Human Rights Clinic works for the promotion of global justice. The Clinic uses international human rights laws and other strategies to draw attention to human rights violations and promote accountability.”
University of Chicago Law School
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Colgate University Logo
“We commit to fully communicating Colgate’s vendor code of conduct by July 1, 2022. Colgate sets expectations that our vendors are to meet minimum standards of environmental and social responsibility.” Colgate University
Columbia University Logo
“Columbia University condemns all forms of human trafficking and complies with all regulations regarding human trafficking, including FAR 52.222-50.” Columbia University
Cornell University Logo
“Our guidelines call for university staff to avoid partnering with organizations, agencies, or companies that are under credible and direct suspicion of malfeasance or serious legal or human rights violations.” Cornell University
CPP Logo
“We work with companies in situations where we believe there is an opportunity to bring about change. As a last resort, a failure by a company’s management to address unacceptable human rights practices is one of the reasons that could cause us to exit.” CPP Investments
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“Dartmouth is committed to partnering with investment managers who demonstrate thoughtful engagement with us on ESG matters, in the stewardship of Dartmouth’s investment assets.” Dartmouth
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“The Davidson Impact Fund manages a portion of the Davidson College Endowment with the focus in investing in securities with exemplary environmental, social, and governance standards.”

Davidson College

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University of Delaware
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“If an investment is engaged in activity considered morally abhorrent, Duke’s president may seek professional advice on the issue and bring it to the Board of Trustees for possible divestment.” Duke University
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“The University of Edinburgh is committed to protecting and respecting human rights and has a zero-tolerance approach to slavery and human trafficking in all its forms. The Modern Slavery Working Group meets three times a year and is responsible for identifying steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of modern slavery in the University’s sphere of influence.” University of Edinburgh
Emory University Logo
“Emory University is firmly against all forms of human trafficking as these acts go against the values and mission of the University.” Emory University
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Fonds Solidarité (Quebec) Logo

“When it comes to labour relations and human rights, our values and practices extend beyond regulatory requirements…As part of its investment manager selection process, the Fonds evaluates their ESG integration process and business practices.” Fonds de Solidarité FTQ (Quebec)

Future Fund Logo

“We integrate ESG into the processes for considering investment manager appointments and, in our view, this is an important part of being an effective long-term investor.” Future Fund Australia

George Washington University Logo
“GW’s endowment is managed by a third party manager that is a signatory to the UN PRI and seeks to incorporate these Principles for the entire endowment by evaluating ESG values in investment analysis on GW’s behalf.” George Washington University
Georgetown University Logo
“Georgetown has moral and ethical responsibilities to pursue investment returns in a manner that is consistent with the University’s Catholic and Jesuit identity.” Georgetown University
University of Glasgow Logo
“We are committed to socially responsible investment and require our external managers to consider ESG issues in their investment decisions. When a fund manager does not adequately follow this line, the University will consider changing the manager.” University of Glasgow
Government of Canada Logo
“The Government of Canada is committed to leveraging its spending power to positively influence ethical business practices, both at home and abroad.” Government of Canada
Government of South Africa Pension Fund Logo
“In line with our ethical investment principles, we require all external fund managers to incorporate responsible ESG practices in their investment process which are aligned with our own policies as well as best practice principles.”Government Employees Pension Fund
Grinnell College Logo
“The College’s Investment Policy recognizes the importance of socially-responsible decisions to the long-term financial performance of business enterprises, and it selects investments and investment managers whose conduct is consistent with the core values of the College.” Grinnell College
Hamilton College Logo
“In line with its mission as an academic institution committed to active citizenship, the College thoughtfully considers ESG issues as part of its investment process and will consider material ESG factors as part of the criteria on which investment managers are evaluated.” Hamilton College
Harvard University Logo
“Given the grave ethical and reputational consequences for entities implicated in the support of human rights violations, proposals that ask companies to adopt human rights policies are in shareholders’ best interests.” Harvard University
Imperial College London Logo

“The College is committed to combatting slavery and human trafficking and to acting with integrity in all its relationships… It recognizes that the way it invests its money reflects the values of the College.”

Imperial College (London)

International Bar Association Logo

“The International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute works with the global legal community to promote and protect human rights… We provide human rights training for legal practitioners to build their capacity to effectively protect human rights under a just rule of law.”

International Bar Association

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“If the trustees adjudge that corporate practices cause substantial social impact, they, as responsible and ethical investors, shall give independent weight to this factor in their investment policies and implementation.” Johns Hopkins University
King’s College London Logo
“When selecting investment managers, the College will evaluate the manager’s capabilities in ESG as a factor in the hiring decision… We expect our investment managers to engage with companies to encourage better management of ESG risks and opportunities.” King’s College London
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University of Liverpool Logo
“We will be guided by strong ethical principles and ensure that our values are embedded in our plans and actions… We are committed to investing on a socially responsible basis… We expect our appointed investment managers to discourage poor behaviour.”
University of Liverpool
Loma Linda University Logo
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London School of Economics Logo
“The LSE is committed to identify, prevent and mitigate the risks of modern slavery, human trafficking and labour rights violations in its supply chains and global activities. The LSE takes all reports of labour rights abuses, modern slavery and human trafficking seriously.” London School of Economics
Loyola University Logo
“The University’s embodiment of the Jesuit and Catholic traditions of social justice and the aspiration to contribute to a more just and humane world require consideration in its investment policy and practices.” Loyola University
University of Manchester Logo
“The University is committed to ensuring that there is no modern slavery or human trafficking in its supply chains or in any part of its activities. We have a zero-tolerance approach to modern slavery and are committed to being open and transparent.” University of Manchester
Maryland State Retirement and Pension System Logo

“Maryland will utilize a list of best practices in evaluating the effectiveness of manager ESG policies and to encourage improvements. We will track manager practices and create internal ratings as part of manager evaluation and monitoring.”

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System

Massachusetts Pension Reserves Logo
“Massachusetts Pension Reserves believes that engaging portfolio companies on ESG issues is a key lever to position them for long-term returns.” Massachusetts Pension Reserves
McGill University Logo
“As an institutional investor, McGill takes pride in its efforts in sustainability by leading dialogues with large investment firms and by exchanging ideas with responsible investors. McGill is proud to be a member of investor groups that move the needle forward in responsible investing.” McGill University
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University of Miami Logo
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University of Michigan Logo
“By investing in a firm, the University must accept some responsibility for the political and social implications of a company’s activities.”
University of Michigan
Middlebury College Logo
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“Our final line of defense is manager divestment. Because we do not control investment decision-making, we must ultimately end a relationship with a manager if we do not agree with their behavior.” Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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“In 2018, the Investment Committee revised its governing document to state that the endowment will consider return-enhancing investment opportunities in the area broadly defined as ESG. Over the last several years it has worked aggressively to increase the efforts to identify investments that meet ESG principles.” Mount Holyoke College
“The Human Rights Committee of the NYSBA recognizes that members of the bar have a unique role in advocating on behalf of individual rights and promoting free and just societies throughout the world.” New York State Bar Association
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“NBIM expects its investee companies to exhibit responsible business conduct, to respect human rights and, as appropriate, to address human rights issues in their direct operations, supply chains and other business relationships.” Norges Bank
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“Every aspect of our business centers on doing what’s right, driving our decisions today while shaping positive, lasting outcomes over the long term. Our policyowners, our people, and our communities can count on Northwestern Mutual.”Northwestern Mutual

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“In choosing investment managers, we consider their integrity, character, and principles and the extent to which an investment manager considers ESG factors in making and holding investments. The Trustees believe the latter are important elements in the Endowment’s manager selection process.” Northwestern University
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“Notre Dame is well positioned to achieve its aspirations and become—as first envisioned by our founder, Father Edward Sorin, C.S.C., over 180 years ago—ever more a great force for good in the world.” – Rev. John Jenkins, President

University of Notre Dame

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Ohio Public Employees Retirement System Logo
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Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System Logo

“OMERS expects investee companies to foster good government and community relations, to respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights and to make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses.”Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System

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“We have a long history as a purpose-driven, long-term oriented investor and employer. Focusing on the positive impact we can have is an important business driver for us. We want to help create a better future for the people, places and communities we touch.”
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
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“Ontario Teachers’ and our members care deeply about human rights and we are committed to investing responsibly.” Oregon State Treasury
Oxford University Logo
“At Oxford University Endowment Management, we believe charitable endowments deserve the highest standards of investment management… We have documented evidence that all of our managers integrate ESG into their investment processes; no managers see this as a separate activity.”
Oxford University
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Pennsylvania Public School Employees
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“Penn State’s Office of Investment Management conducts due diligence in manager searches and closely monitors external investment managers hired to invest the funds.”
Penn State
University of Pennsylvania Logo
“We spend significant time and effort to understand the people to whom we are entrusting Penn’s capital. We seek partners who combine the highest ethical standards with strong investment judgement.”
University of Pennsylvania
Pepperdine University Logo
“Although Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has recently become a hot topic in business, Pepperdine’s Graziadio School has placed focus on CSR for more than 40 years. In fact, the very core of the Graziadio School mission is based on CSR.”
Pepperdine University
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“As an asset manager, PGGM acts as a representative of its clients and calls companies to make improvements in relation to ESG. If progress is too limited, PGGM may decide to divest.”
PGGM
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“Princeton has a longstanding commitment to service, reflected in its informal motto — Princeton in the nation’s service and the service of humanity — and exemplified by the extraordinary contributions that Princetonians make to society.”
Princeton University
PSP (Québec) Logo
“We aim to conduct ourselves as an engaged, thoughtful and principle-based investor. We believe that engagement can be an effective way to influence positive changes and achieve greater alignment between financial returns and sustainable corporate behaviours.”
PSP (Québec)
Regents of University of California Logo
“We have begun an ongoing dialogue with our managers to ensure they understand the priority we place on sustainability. Over time, we will integrate ESG criteria into manager due diligence and will review their performance against a set of key ESG performance indicators.”
University of California
Rice University Logo
“To confront the facts of our links to slavery unflinchingly and to present what we learned to the world was our goal. This process allowed us to move beyond recrimination to action and resolution.”
Rice University
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“We believe that investing with managers and in companies that operate under the highest ethical standards and incorporate diverse opinions into their decision making process will lead to better long-term portfolio outcomes. The majority of underlying managers in Spider’s portfolio integrate ESG into their investment process.”
University of Richmond
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“The University invests with asset managers that are accountable to uphold norms of corporate social responsibility… To this end, the University includes questions on corporate social responsibility as well as diversity, equity, and inclusion in an annual questionnaire directed to investment managers.”
University of Rochester
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Rochester Institute of Technology
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“As the Foundation considers it an essential and commercial best practice to incorporate all material ESG considerations in the investment process, in conducting our due diligence on managers, the Foundation looks for consistent evidence of ESG integration in terms of both policy and practice.”
Rockefeller University
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“The Russell Group is an Association of the 24 most prestigious research-intensive universities in the UK. All 24 of these universities have publicly pledged to combat all forms of modern slavery and human trafficking in their operations and supply chains. Most have expressed “zero tolerance” for such activity and have committed to improving their practices to combat it.”
Russell Group
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“We promote a culture of service not only to those who study and work at Santa Clara but also to society in general and to its most disadvantaged members as we work with and for others to build a more humane, just, faith-filled, and sustainable world.”
Santa Clara University
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“In support of its mission, the University fosters programs that link University resources to local, national and international communities in collaborative efforts to alleviate ignorance, poverty, injustice and hunger and to improve the quality of life for all persons.”
Saint Louis University
“While a firm belief in the basic goodness of others will continue to be important, we need to temper that belief with a clear-eyed and critical assessment of the world around us.” Sarah Lawrence College
Smith College Logo
“Smith College’s Advisory Committee on Investor Responsibility will generally support reasonable and well-constructed shareholder resolutions seeking best practices in corporate governance and environmental and social responsibility.”
Smith College
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“The University is committed to preventing modern slavery and human trafficking from taking place in any part of its business or supply chain. It is committed to fulfilling its requirements for goods and services without causing harm to others and to implementing the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.”
University of St Andrews
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“I’m pleased the Senate has passed our legislation to reauthorize and update the Trafficking Victims Protection Act. For more than two decades, this landmark legislation has provided resources to prevent human trafficking and protect survivors.”
State of California
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“Human trafficking is nothing less than the face of evil. It completely tears down the rights of its victims, forcing them into modern-day slavery and it must be stopped.”
State of Texas
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Texas Christian University Logo
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“Company management should develop a transparent human rights due diligence framework… including codes of conduct & monitoring procedures to ensure compliance by employees. When rights violations occur, companies should be prepared to address and remediate.” TIAA-CREF
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“As our approach to responsible investing has evolved, we’ve become more systematic in weighing ESG considerations when we select and monitor our investment managers… We incorporate a review of ESG considerations in our manager review memos, including updating the manager’s ESG score.”
University of Toronto
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“In choosing investment managers, the Investment Office carefully evaluates their integrity, character, and principles. The Investment Office may take into account an investment manager’s consideration of ESG factors in making and holding investments.”
Trinity University
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“The Investment Office seeks to achieve the highest possible returns for the endowment while reflecting Tufts’ values on social justice, environmental stewardship, and support of the common good. Where possible, we do this by avoiding harm, advocating for change, and making positive impact investments within the endowment.”
Tufts University
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“Each of our fund managers is actively monitored not just on performance but on ESG factors and we proactively engage with our fund managers at all levels of seniority to ensure continued alignment to USS’s investment beliefs.”
Universities Superannuation Scheme
“The University’s investment managers will be accountable in terms of financial performance and adherence to ESG commitments and a report will be required each year demonstrating their performance against socially responsible investment criteria.”
University College of London
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“Under federal regulations, USC is required to notify its employees and agents of the policy prohibiting trafficking in persons in the performance of a government contract including… using misleading or fraudulent practices during the recruitment of employees.”
USC
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“We have established an investment policy that explicitly includes ESG considerations. This policy incorporates an evaluation of ESG issues into the investment review process and with our oversight this ESG lens applies to all potential investment managers.”
Vassar
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Wake Forest University
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“We evaluate an evolving range of ESG issues, and we expect our investment partners and the companies in which we invest to meet high standards in their management of ESG issues.”
Washington State Investment Board
Washington University in St.Louis Logo
“Our team uses an ‘engagement’ approach to investing, where it looks for partners with a long-term investment orientation and works to find managers whose framework broadly aligns with the university’s mission… which is a force for greater social good.”
Washington University in St.Louis
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“We are fully committed to eliminating the risks of modern slavery. We have proactively looked to challenge and develop our understanding of modern slavery risks within our organisation and beyond. Our procurement process includes considerations of reputation and compliance with laws and ethical procedures.”
Wellcome Trust
Wellesley College Logo
“The Board is committed to investing in a manner consistent with the College’s mission, values and principles. To that end, the College invests only with managers who meet high ethical, investment, operational and performance standards.”
Wellesley College
Wesleyan University Logo
“A resolution passed by the Board of Trustees states that in selecting external managers, the Investment Committee should consider ESG factors as part of their investment process. As a result, the investments staff incorporates an ESG section in every investment memo highlighting such issues associated with the proposed partnership.”
Wesleyan University
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Yale Logo
“If Yale’s private investment managers engage in socially injurious activity, the University will fashion an appropriate remedy including… disassociation from the offending investment manager.” Yale
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