Global investor, including Council on Ethics, urge governments of the G7 and G20 nations to stand by their commitments to the Paris Agreement.

  • May 11, 2017

Councilon Ethics Swedish National Pension Funds, together with over 200 Global investors, (managing more than $15 Trillion in assets) urge G7 and G20 to stand by Paris Agreement and drive its swift implementation and to publicly express their commitment to support climate finance to both mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change.

Long-term institutional investors representing more than USD 15 Trillion in assets have written to G7 heads of state urging governments to stand by their commitments to the Paris Agreement at their upcoming Summit in Taormina, Italy on May 26-27.

Please read the letter and the press release:

http://investorsonclimatechange.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/6-May-1pm-UK-time-FINAL-Joint-Press-Notice.pdf

http://investorsonclimatechange.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Global-Investor-Letter-to-G7G20-Governments.pdf