PRINCIPLES OF GOVERNANCE
We must strengthen governance structures so that organizations are grounded in purpose that drives positive commercial and societal value over the long-term. We must also enact ethical practices, provide transparency and be accountable to a broad range of stakeholders.
Key priority areas & SDGs
- Governing Purpose
- Quality of Governing Body
- Stakeholder Engagement
- Ethical Behavior
- Risk & Opportunity Oversight
WE HAVE 102 Principles Of Governance focused Commitments
Be part of the global movement and share with us your commitments to foster a more inclusive, sustainable and trusted economic system.
Increase engagement globally with publicly-traded companies on ESG issues, including gender diversity and racial equity; publish our engagement history and proxy voting in our annual stewardship report.Read more
AGRONOMICS will promote diversity in the workplace finding the best person for roles regardless of any other factor by evaluating skills and talents. We use validated assessment tools to ensure we hire the best candidate.Read more
Ad Maiora will promote sustainability by accelerating its digital transition with a sustainable approach. By 2025 Ad Maiora will be 75% paperless.Read more
LongView will invest 100% of new client assets in environmentally and socially responsible funds by 2022.Read more
SEAF commits to integrating our Gender Equality Scorecard© and ESG standards into our impact score card by 2022.Read more
Auspice Social will promote skill development, employment creation, financial and social inclusion for adults with autism by creating 100 jobs in 2022 as a first benchmark.Read more
PDH will launch a global Open Access Blockchain Registry for current public or private organizations with a product/service using blockchain & DLT in healthcare to enable borderless community & partnership with 1000 global registrants in 2021.Read more
Johnson & Johnson is collaborating with more than 20 leading pharmaceutical companies and contributing $100 million to address antimicrobial resistance (AMR) with the goal of bringing two to four new antibiotics to patients by the end of the decade.Read more
State Street will increase employees of color among SVP’s and above to 19% over 3 years and 22% over 5 years; increase diversity of Board by 2021.Read more
Principles of Governance Insights
JOIN THE COUNCIL
Recognizing it will take alignment of all our organizations to have impact at a global scale, we invite you to join the movement as a Steward of inclusive capitalism. Together, we can work alongside fellow leaders in transforming our economic system and put each of our organization at the forefront of building a healthier, fairer, more sustainable future for all people and our planet.