Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date Jan. 7, 2015
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Dalhousie University
PA-13: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Colin Spinney
University Treasurer
Financial Services
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Does the institution have a formally established and active committee on investor responsibility (CIR) or similar body that has multi-stakeholder representation (i.e. includes faculty, staff, and students) and otherwise meets the criteria for this credit?:
No

The charter or mission statement of the CIR or other body which reflects social and environmental concerns or a brief description of how the CIR is tasked to address social and environmental concerns:
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Members of the CIR, including affiliations and role (e.g. student, faculty, alumni):
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Examples of CIR actions during the previous three years:
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The website URL where information about the CIR is available:

Dalhousie has a Board of Governor’s Investment committee. ESG principles are incorporated in the University’s investment policies.. Committee members include representatives of the Board and Senate. Terms of reference are posted online. Recently the BOG received a report on the topic of divestment from the Investment Committee. After discussion, the BoG voted to accept the report’s recommendation to reject a proposed divestment policy. In addition, the University will report annually on holdings of publicly traded securities.

The President’s Advisory Council on Sustainability just started a working group on sustainability investments. It includes faculty, staff and students. Terms of Reference will be posted in the new year.

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