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 81 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.
LongView will invest 100% of new client assets in environmentally and socially responsible funds by 2022.Read more
Bank of America will mobilize an additional $300 billion in capital by 2030 through our Environmental Business Initiative to accelerate the transition to a low-carbon, sustainable economy.Read more
Ensure annual ESG Report (formerly referred to as Corporate Responsibility Report) is in accordance with GRI Standards, satisfies EU Directive on Non-financial Reporting and includes full SASB and TCFD reports in Appendix.Read more
Achieve 25% women in Boards of Management globally by the end of 2021, goal reached, 2019: 31%.Read more
Salesforce strives to be the most trusted enterprise software company. We are transparent about our engagement with governments and sign up to lobbying transparency registries locally.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
We aim to install methane measurement at our major oil and gas processing sites by 2023, publish the data, and then drive a 50% reduction in methane intensity in our operations.Read more
Able City will dedicate 200 hours annually toward legislative advocacy on causes pertaining to the UN’s Sustainable Development goals at the local, state, and federal level.Read more
Able City will dedicate a minimum of 350 hours on an annual basis to the development of advocacy engagement tools with its non-profit affiliate, CityMakery, to enhance participation and collaboration with local governments.Read more
We commit to promoting a more just response to climate change by establishing a Green Bond Honor Roll and enlisting U.S. State Treasurers by 2023 who will make a public commitment to prioritizing the use of green bonds.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.