Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 49.29
Liaison Bonnie Dong
Submission Date Oct. 30, 2014
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MacEwan University
PA-13: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Chantal Beaudoin
Head of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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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?:

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:

In September 2014 MacEwan University established a multi-stakeholder Sustainability Investment Tactic Group (SITG). The SITG is mandated to:
- review best practices and examples of sustainability investment across the Higher Education sector;
- develop materials and case studies to educate about sustainability investment and will attempt to quantify the impact of options and recommendations;
- produce a set of recommendations on sustainability investment strategies for the President and Vice Presidents Group to recommend to the Investment Committee for consideration.

Members of the CIR, including affiliations and role (e.g. student, faculty, alumni):

Sustainability Investment Tactic Group (SITG) members:
- Brent Quinton, Vice President Finance and Administration
- Rick Ellis, Chief Financial Officer
- Chantal Beaudoin, Head of Sustainability
- Ken Harbeck, Sustainability Advisory Committee member
- Cameron McCoy, President of the Students' Association of MacEwan University (student representative)
- Eloisa Perez, Faculty Member in the School of Business, Accounting and Finance department (faculty member representative)

Examples of CIR actions during the previous three years:

The Sustainability Investment Tactic Group (SITG) met for the 1st time in September 2014 to define its mandate and review a list of potential sustainability investment options. The SITG will continue to meet regularly to progress on delivering its mandate.

The website URL where information about the CIR is available:

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