A word from the secretary general

"With the revised legislation, the AP Funds and the Council on Ethics will have an even more powerful mandate regarding sustainability"

AP Funds Council on Ethics influences safety in mining and focuses on deforestation, money laundering and climate efforts.

Press release, May 4, 2020

For more than 13 years, the AP Funds’ Council on Ethics has exercised influence on the AP Funds’ global portfolio of listed companies to improve their environmental, human rights and corporate governance work through engagement and dialogue. During 2019, the Council on Ethics’ efforts and involvement have focused on areas such as inadequate safety in managing mine waste, known as ‘tailings’. Other focus areas include money laundering, long-term environmental efforts in the oil industry, and deforestation in South America.