On Environmental & Social Issues

We endeavor to vote:

  • For dis­clos­ing more infor­ma­tion about equal employ­ment poli­cies, envi­ron­men­tal poli­cies and over­seas prop­er­ties and con­trac­tors, if we believe the infor­ma­tion can be pro­vided with­out unrea­son­able expense.
  • For pro­pos­als ask­ing for the adop­tion of respon­si­ble ani­mal use policies.
  • For pro­pos­als improv­ing diver­sity of the company’s workforce.
  • For pro­pos­als con­cern­ing indige­nous rights and other com­mu­ni­ties of concern.
  • For pro­pos­als to incor­po­rate social cri­te­ria into lend­ing and under­writ­ing prac­tices of finan­cial insti­tu­tions and For res­o­lu­tions ask­ing com­pa­nies to end preda­tory lend­ing practices.
  • For pro­pos­als ask­ing com­pa­nies to improve access to healthcare
  • For pro­pos­als reduc­ing mar­ket­ing and acces­si­bil­ity of alco­hol, gam­bling and tobacco
  • For pro­pos­als improv­ing the work­ing con­di­tions in the company’s sup­ply chain