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174.115.209.97 [III. How Investors can compel Businesses to comply with the U.N. Global Compact]
enabling:investors_and_regulators_shall_compel_all_businesses_to_comply_with_the_u.n._global_compact [2019/06/18 21:43] (current)
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 Another positive example which activist shareholders could use to encourage more action by less progressive corporations. Another positive example which activist shareholders could use to encourage more action by less progressive corporations.
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 One area which needs much more action is the use of plastic packaging for fruits, vegetables, meats etc.  One area which needs much more action is the use of plastic packaging for fruits, vegetables, meats etc. 
    
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   * Shareholder activism can encourage corporations to be more environmentally and socially responsible.   * Shareholder activism can encourage corporations to be more environmentally and socially responsible.
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   * Activist shareholders can either submit a resolution as a group or vote for a resolution proposed by one shareholder or organization.   * Activist shareholders can either submit a resolution as a group or vote for a resolution proposed by one shareholder or organization.
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   * It is essential to increase the number of activist shareholders and coordinate their activism.   * It is essential to increase the number of activist shareholders and coordinate their activism.
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   * It is not necessary for each activist shareholder to own shares in all of the companies or own more than a few shares in a company.   * It is not necessary for each activist shareholder to own shares in all of the companies or own more than a few shares in a company.
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   * There should be enough shareholders or votes to encourage the corporation to take the issue seriously.   * There should be enough shareholders or votes to encourage the corporation to take the issue seriously.
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   * Although it may appear to be contradictory it will be useful to buy shares in fossil fuel corporations to introduce shareholder resolutions at their Annual Meetings.   * Although it may appear to be contradictory it will be useful to buy shares in fossil fuel corporations to introduce shareholder resolutions at their Annual Meetings.
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   * It is important to be aware of the positive actions corporations are taking and what else needs to be done.   * It is important to be aware of the positive actions corporations are taking and what else needs to be done.
  
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   * NGOs encourage their members to become activist shareholders.   * NGOs encourage their members to become activist shareholders.
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   * NGOs work together to establish an organization to coordinate the shareholder activism.   * NGOs work together to establish an organization to coordinate the shareholder activism.
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   * Rather than demanding immediate actions such as withdrawing investments in or financing fossil fuels this year, activist shareholders recommend a staged withdrawal or ask for a timetable which allows a transition which balances social, environmental and economic considerations.   * Rather than demanding immediate actions such as withdrawing investments in or financing fossil fuels this year, activist shareholders recommend a staged withdrawal or ask for a timetable which allows a transition which balances social, environmental and economic considerations.
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   * Activist shareholders should give positive reinforcement to positive actions by corporations and use good examples from one organization to encourage other organizations to follow its example.   * Activist shareholders should give positive reinforcement to positive actions by corporations and use good examples from one organization to encourage other organizations to follow its example.
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   * Awards should be given to the corporations in various categories such as banks to recognize special achievements.   * Awards should be given to the corporations in various categories such as banks to recognize special achievements.
  
  
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