Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 78.45
Liaison Emma Blandford
Submission Date May 15, 2012
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Georgia Institute of Technology
PAE-16: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 2.00 Marcia Kinstler
Sustainability Director
Office of Environmental Stewardship
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Does the institution have a committee on investor responsibility or similar body that meets the criteria for this credit?:

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 :
We do not have the ability to vote proxies, as the entire equity holdings of the endowment are invested in mutual funds (e.g. CommonFund, Fidelity, Vanguard). We provide our investment managers with general guidelines that determine our proxy votes. Environmental and sustainability factors are two fo the factors used for evaluations, along with financial considerations. Some of the most most recognized corporate sustainability leaders are in our portfolio.

Members of the CIR, including affiliations:
The Investment Committee reports to Foundation's Foundation Executive Committee. Committee members are listed on the Foundation website.

Recent examples (within the past 3 years) of CIR actions:
Clean Energy investments Energy Efficiency investments Economic Development Programs

The website URL where information about the committee is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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