Grinnell College Sustainability Plan

Bringing Responsible Investment to Campus
A handbook for committees on investor responsibility from the Responsible Endowments Coalition.

Websites

Ceres
Ceres is a sustainability nonprofit organization working with the most influential investors and companies to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. Through powerful networks and advocacy, Ceres tackles the world’s biggest sustainability challenges, including climate change, water scarcity and pollution, and human rights abuses.

Climate Action Network International
The Climate Action Network (CAN) is a worldwide network of more than 1,100 nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in more than 120 countries, working to promote government and individual action to limit human-induced climate change to ecologically sustainable levels.

Intentional Endowments Network
The Intentional Endowments Network (IEN) is a broad-based, collaborative peer-learning network advancing intentionally designed endowments – that enhance financial performance and are aligned with institutional mission, values, and sustainability goals. IEN supports learning on a variety of sustainable investing strategies, such as ESG integration, impact investing, and shareholder engagement, that will make significant and critical contributions to creating a healthy, just, and sustainable society.

350.org
350 uses online campaigns, grass-roots organizing, and mass public actions to oppose new coal, oil, and gas projects; take money out of the companies that are heating up the planet; and build 100% clean energy solutions that work for all. 350's network extends to 188 countries.

Articles

Climate Change

Divestment

Energy

Fossil Fuels

Investment

Shareholder Engagement

Sustainability

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