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The Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment

Updates



29th of March 2018

“Investors call for meaningful corporate action to address gun violence”

Press Release posted by the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) here. In light of inaction at the federal level, corporations have a clear responsibility to take action to help reduce gun deaths. NEW YORK, NY, THURSDAY, MARCH 29TH, 2018 – In a statement issued today, a group of 142 institutional investors collectively representing US$ 634BN in assets, are strongly […]

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15th of February 2018

Celebrating Sr. Pat Daly’s 24 Years of Leadership of the Tri-State Coalition

On December 20th, many from our Tri-CRI community gathered to celebrate and recognize Sr. Pat Daly, OP for her 24 years of leadership as Executive Director of the Tri-State Coalition. Sister Pat served as Director Emeritus for a year before ending her work with the coalition at the end of 2017. During the celebration, CRI members, […]

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8th of February 2018

“At Annual Meetings, Shareholders Highlight Multiple Risks from Poultry Operations”

Shared from: http://www.iccr.org/sites/default/files/blog_attachments/pr_poultry_sector_2-7-18final.pdf CONTACT; Susana McDermott ICCR, Director of Communications 212-870-2938 smcdermott@iccr.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AT ANNUAL MEETINGS, SHAREHOLDERS HIGHLIGHT MULTIPLE RISKS FROM POULTRY OPERATIONS Investors say environmental, human rights and health impacts from poultry operations may threaten social license. NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH – Investors in poultry companies are speaking out at annual meetings this […]

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17th of November 2017

Investors to Congress: Bipartisan Dream Act is Both a Business and Moral Imperative

Members of the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment signed onto the letter coordinated by the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility urging Congress to support for the bipartisan Dream Act of 2017 (H.R. 3440, S.1615). Read the ICCR press release below: Investors to Congress: Bipartisan Dream Act is Both a Business and Moral Imperative DATE: Nov 17th 2017 In […]

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6th of November 2017

Tri-CRI Follows COP23 and Encourages Strong Outcomes

Today marks the first day of the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Delegates from around the world are gathering in Bonn, Germany from November 6-17, 2017 to determine next steps in the path to achieve the goal to limit global temperature rise to […]

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29th of September 2017

Celebrating ICCR Legacy Award Recipients Sr. Pat Daly and Fr. Michael Crosby

On September 28, 2017, Sr. Pat Daly, OP and the late Fr. Michael Crosby, OFM Cap were recognized for their lifetime contributions to the socially responsible investment movement as recipients of the 2017 ICCR Legacy Award. The awards ceremony took place at the ICCR Special Event, titled “Taking the High Road: The Business Case for […]

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27th of September 2017

Tri-CRI Comment to EPA on Clean Water Rule

Echoing our longstanding engagements with companies in a broad range of sectors on addressing water risk in operations and supply chains, the Tri-State CRI submitted a public comment to the EPA opposing the proposal to repeal the Clean Water Rule. See our comment below:   September 27, 2017 Ms. Donna Downing Office of Water (4504-T) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Washington, […]

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14th of September 2017

Investors Refile Water Pollution Resolution with Tyson Foods

For the fourth year in a row, Tri-CRI supported the American Baptist Home Mission Society (ABHMS) in filing a resolution asking Tyson Foods to adopt a comprehensive water stewardship policy. This year the resolution was backed by thirteen co-filers including faith based institutional investors, foundations, and asset managers. It will be considered at the company’s […]

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7th of September 2017

Tri-CRI Supports ICCR Statement Regarding the Repeal of DACA

Originally posted by ICCR here: http://www.iccr.org/iccr-statement-regarding-repeal-daca ICCR Statement Regarding the Repeal of DACA DATE: Sep 6th 2017 As faith and values investors we are outraged that the Trump administration has repealed the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, a cruel decision that leaves nearly 800,000 young Americans at risk of deportation, and would have devastating consequences for […]

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9th of August 2017

Shareholder Campaign to Eradicate Forced Labor Yields Multiple Corporate Commitments

Original Press Release posted by ICCR at http://www.iccr.org/shareholder-campaign-eradicate-forced-labor-yields-multiple-corporate-commitments Five corporations across high-risk sectors pledge to include “no fees” ethical recruitment provisions in supplier codes of conduct to safeguard migrant workers. NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9th, 2017 – Members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR), a coalition of faith and values investors, today announced breakthroughs […]

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