Unions, Pensions and the Low Carbon Economy

The Shareholder Association for Research and Education is hosting a public event on climate change and how cities, trade unions and pension funds can help the transition to a low-carbon economy.

Speakers include:

  • Sharan Burrow, General Secretary of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)
  • Pat Hibbitts, Vice President of Finance and Administration at Simon Fraser University
  • Andrea Reimer, Deputy Mayor of the City of Vancouver
  • Sagarika Chatterjee, Associate Director of Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

From the organizers:

“[The speakers] will all share their perspectives on the challenge of climate change and the role trade unions, pension plans, city government, business and multilateral institutions can play in building and sustaining a green economy.”

February 26, 2015
SFU Beedie School of Business, Vancouver
Register here.