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The Ethical Council Annual Report 2013 - Impact through dialogues

The Ethical Council Annual Report 2013 - Impact through dialogues

Apr 22, 2014 09:02 GMT
The Ethical Council is developing its preventive dialogues in order to get companies to...

Swedish AP Funds exclude four companies accused of contravening international conventions

Swedish AP Funds exclude four companies accused of contravening international conventions

Sep 30, 2013 09:39 GMT
The First, Second, Third and Fourth AP Funds (AP1-AP4) are to divest their holdings in ...

Shareholder proposal at Wal-Marts AGM earned over 32 % of the independent shareholder votes

Shareholder proposal at Wal-Marts AGM earned over 32 % of the independent shareholder votes

Jun 10, 2013 12:56 GMT
Wal-Mart insiders own over half of the company’s outstanding shares, making it virtuall...

Ethical Council's annual report for 2012 - engagement yields results

Ethical Council's annual report for 2012 - engagement yields results

Apr 12, 2013 10:13 GMT
Focus areas in 2012 included human rights, business ethics and environmental issues in ...

The Annual Report of the Ethical Council 2009

The Annual Report of the Ethical Council 2009

Mar 29, 2010 13:55 GMT
The Ethical Council of the First, Second, Third and Fourth AP Funds has today published...

Ethical Council appoints Secretary-General

Ethical Council appoints Secretary-General

Nov 13, 2009 10:08 GMT
The Ethical Council of Sweden’s AP funds has strengthened its operations by appointing ...

Investor pressure urges Sodexo to address inhumane conditions at detainee centre in the UK

Investor pressure urges Sodexo to address inhumane conditions at detainee centre in the UK

Dec 01, 2008 11:54 GMT
Through a constructive dialogue, the Ethical Council of the Swedish AP-Funds has encour...

AP4 sells holdings in cluster-bomb companies

AP4 sells holdings in cluster-bomb companies

Sep 15, 2008 13:16 GMT
The Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund/AP4 is selling its holdings in companies that ...

AP Funds' Ethical Council uses dialogue to encourage corporate responsibility

AP Funds' Ethical Council uses dialogue to encourage corporate responsibility

Apr 21, 2008 13:28 GMT
The Ethical Council of Sweden’s First-Fourth AP Funds has today presented its first ann...

AP funds coordinate etics activities

AP funds coordinate etics activities

Feb 07, 2007 09:40 GMT
Through the formation of an Ethical Council, Sweden’s national pension buffer´funds, AP...