The Conscious Company Glossary

Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

A set of six voluntary, aspirational investment principles drafted in 2005 by investors in partnership with the United Nations, including, for example, “we will seek appropriate disclosure on ESG [environmental, social, and governance] issues by the entities in which we invest.” The principles now have about 1,750 signatories representing $70 trillion committed to incorporating ESG issues into investment practice.

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