Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.58
Liaison James Gordon
Submission Date March 3, 2015
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Thompson Rivers University
PA-13: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 James Gordon
Environmental Programs and Research Coordinator
TRU Office of Environment and 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:

TRU is committed to responsible investing as outlined in the United Nations (UN) Principles of Responsible Investing. TRU will include a member of the Sustainability Advisory Committee - which is made up of a cross representation of students, faculty, staff and the Director of the Sustainability Office

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

President, Vice Presidents Finance and Administration, Associate Vice President - Finance, TRU Investment manager and one member of the Sustainability Advisory Committee and Board of Governors

Examples of CIR actions during the previous three years:

New committee mandate to invest responsible and offer a snapshot of all holdings publicly. TRU investment managers adheres to the United Nations Principles of Responsible Investing.

The website URL where information about the CIR is available:

TRU has a Responsible Investment Committee that is committed to responsible investing as per the United Nations (UN) Principles of Responsible Investment. Further a more comprehensive responsible Investment policy is currently being developed and all of TRU investments and holdings will be made public annually

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