Investor Coalition Urges ISSB to Prioritize Human Capital and Human Rights

October 10, 2023

An investor coalition with more than $1 trillion in assets under management, led by UK-based NGO ShareAction, published a letter to the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) urging it to create new and interrelated standards on human and worker rights. The coalition is demanding more thorough human capital and rights disclosures to facilitate better informed investment decisions. Other signatories included asset managers focused on sustainable investing, including Impax Asset Management, Sycomore Asset Management, EQ Investors, La Française Group, the Church of England Pensions Board and Tribe Impact Investment.

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