ASrIA is establishing, subject to funding, the ASrIA Private Equity ESG Initiative in order to convene private equity firms to discuss these opportunities and challenges, and share evolving practices across the industry.
The objective of the PE ESG Initiative is to support PE firms in building internal ESG capacity, strengthening capabilities, and raising awareness of ESG best practices across the industry more broadly.
Actions taken by investors will be central to tackling climate change and shifting the world to a low carbon economy. This guide suggests practical steps investors can take to protect their portfolios from the risks of climate change and seize opportunities arising during the transition to a low carbon economy.
The Global Sustainable Investment Review 2014 is a collaboration between members of the Global Sustainable Investment Alliance and the Japan Social Investment Forum.
This is the second report to collate the results from the market studies by regional sustainable investment forums from Europe, the United States, Canada, Australia, Asia (ex Japan) and Japan after the inaugural 2012 review was published in early 2013.
To learn more and read the full report view ASrIA’s Press Release
ASrIA is pleased to release the 2014 Asia Sustainable Investment Review, the leading study of sustainable investment strategies and practices by investors in Asia.
The Review confirms that Asia’s sustainable investment market is robust and growing – positive trends indicate significant growth potential.