Council of Institutional Investors

Section: January 26, 2023 | Vol. 28, Issue 4
BlackRock Explains its New Approach to ‘Natural Capital’ and ‘Material Sustainability Risks’
A summary of BlackRock’s 2023 proxy voting policies written by the asset manager’s stewardship team explains its new approach to “nature-related factors” and sustainability reporting contained in its global principles and reflected in its U.S. Proxy Voting Guidelines.
CPA Campaign Presses Political Groups to Report on Where Corporate Money is Spent
The Center for Political Accountability (CPA) is coordinating an effort urging companies to require groups that receive donations from them to publicly disclose where the donation money ultimately is being spent.
Proposals Target Companies’ Practices that Can Lead to Antimicrobial Resistance
French asset manager Amundi, the Health Employees Superannuation Trust Australia (HESTA) and the U.S.-based Shareholder Commons advocacy organization co-filed shareholder proposals at Hormel Foods (annual meeting date January 31) and Tyson Foods (February 9) asking the companies to stop the routine use of antibiotics to raise livestock.