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20th of December 2018

Shareholder Resolution Filed with ExxonMobil on Sustainable Energy Access

The Tri-State CRI supported member the Dominican Sisters of Caldwell in filing a shareholder resolution with ExxonMobil on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7, which calls for universal access to reliable, affordable, sustainable, and modern energy. Roughly 3 billion people worldwide rely on wood, coal, charcoal or animal waste for cooking and heating, and nearly 1 billion people have […]

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18th of December 2018

Tri-CRI Members File Shareholder Resolutions with Amazon and Northrop Grumman on Immigrants’ Rights Concerns

Members of the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment (Tri-CRI) have filed two shareholder resolutions with companies whose government contracts pose risks to immigrants’ rights – Amazon and Northrop Grumman. Tri-CRI members have long supported immigrant communities through education, affordable housing, legal aid, and spiritual support ministries, and in 2018, we made a decision to align […]

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17th of December 2018

Shareholder Resolution Filed with Chevron on the Human Right to Water

On November 23rd, the United States government publicized its Fourth National Climate Assessment. The report calculated the impact of climate change on various US functions, including the economy, water, health, infrastructure, and local ecosystems. Though President Trump has dismissed its findings, the assessment predicts hundreds of billions of dollars in annual losses by the end of the century if […]

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26th of October 2018

Tri-CRI Weighs In on EPA Clean Car Standards

Affirming our longstanding commitment to reduce climate impacts of the automotive industry, in alignment with our shareholder engagement in the sector, the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment submitted a public comment to the EPA and NHTSA opposing the proposal to weaken the Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards. In August 2018, President Trump released a proposal […]

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27th of July 2018

We’re Hiring! Program Associate Position Description

The Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment is hiring a second Program Associate to support our shareholder engagement work on climate change, sustainability, and impact investing. See job description and application instructions below or view the posting on Idealist. About the Tri-State Coalition for Responsible Investment Members of the Tri-State Coalition leverage our collective shareholder voice to […]

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25th of May 2018

ICCR Celebrates the Launch of the Investor Alliance for Human Rights

Summary The Investor Alliance for Human Rights is an initiative led by ICCR designed to build the investor movement in addressing human rights through investments.  The Alliance membership will include all investors, including socially responsible investors, pension funds, and mainstream investors, and it will work collaboratively with NGO partners and community stakeholders, with the shared […]

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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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