Useful resources


Go Fossil Free NZ
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http://350.org.nz/gofossilfree/


Why We Need To Change The Way We Invest
Presentation for the Inaugural Meeting of the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility
Dr Robert Howell, 28 November 2012



Introduction to Institutional Investor Fiduciary Duties
The International Institute for Sustainable Development
February 2014



Letter to the NZ University Superannuation Scheme (NZUSS) Board of Trustees, 7 May 2014

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO USE THIS LETTER AS A TEMPLATE FOR LETTERS TO OTHER INVESTMENT FUNDS.
  • The NZUSS Board of Trustees is currently developing an ethical investment policy for the NZUSS.
  • In response to this policy development, a letter from several University of Otago staff was submitted to the NZUSS with recommendations on developing the policy including matters of both process and content.
  • In summary, the letter propose a set of principles to guide the process and content of the policy, as well as arguing that fossil fuels are an urgent and convincing special case for exclusion.




General Synod Fossil Fuel Divestment Discussion Paper, 2014
This Discussion Paper provides full references for the fossil fuel divestment motion and explanatory note submitted to the General Synod / te Hinota Whanui 2014 of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia
Author: Rod Oram, Matheson Russell

Matheson has given us permission to share this on the OraTaiao website as part of our divestment resources.