Reframing the Responsible Investment Norm

Fiona Reynolds discusses how initiatives like the UNPRI include investors in discussions about climate change and social issues.

Investors have traditionally been left out of the dialogue between states, NGOs, civil society and corporations on social and environmental issues. Learn how that’s changing as international investor initiatives, like the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), are coalescing investor interests to replicate the success of the Paris Agreement in other dimensions, such as labour rights and economic inequality.

 

Recording date: 01 Jun 2018

 

Fiona Reynolds

Fiona Reynolds is CEO of the UN-supported Principles of Responsible Investment (PRI). She has more than 20 years' experience in the pension sector, working in particular within the Australian superannuation sector where she played an active role in advocating pension policy change. Prior to the PRI, Fiona spent seven years as CEO of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST). Fiona serves on a number of boards, including the UN Global Compact, the Council of the International Integrated Reporting Council and the Global Advisory Council on Stranded Assets at the University of Oxford. Recently, Fiona was named as one of the 2018 The Australian Financial Review 100 Women of Influence.

 

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