ESG QUESTIONNAIRE FOR INVESTMENT MANAGERS - USE OF THIS QUESTIONNAIRE
25 May 2023
ESG QUESTIONNAIRE FOR INVESTMENT MANAGERS We expect our investment managers to incorporate leading responsible investment approaches in order to create long-term value for our portfolio, and sustainable benefits for the economy, the environment and society. [...] As much as possible, we have collaborated with other universities to develop a common set of questions in order to a) set consistent expectations of asset managers, and b) reduce the burden on managers in responding to multiple questionnaires on the same topic. [...] When responding to each question, you will need to affirm if you adhere to a certain practice by checking the box next to the question. [...] DEFINITIONS AND ADDITIONAL RESOURCES The questionnaire refers to several external initiatives and resources which are outlined here in alphabetical order, for additional clarity: 1.5 degrees Celsius scenario: A scenario showing the impacts of global warming of 1.5 °C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of strengthening the global response. [...] In order to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation, the TRC made 94 calls to action.