Support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges, undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility, and encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies
Ensure that all our business dealings support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights and that none of our investments are complicit in human rights abuse.
Uphold the freedom of association and the effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining.
Support the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour and the effective abolition of child labour.
Comply with all relevant national legislation and regulations.
Work against corruption in all its forms, including extortion and bribery.
Not invest in any businesses or activities that are identified in our investment Exclusion List.
The International Finance Corporation Performance Standards
The World Bank General Environmental, Health and Safety Guidelines
The International Labour Organisation Core Labour Conventions
The United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights
OECD Principles of Corporate Governance