Simon Fraser University

Endowment Value: $402 million (June 2016)

Simon Fraser University is a public university, with campuses located in Burnaby, Surrey, and Vancouver, British Columbia. It has an endowment of $402 million, managed by the SFU Community Trust. The University has established a Responsible Investment Committee (RIC) to review ESG issues at SFU, including those raised by University community members. SFU has decided not to fully divest but is looking at all new investments through an ESG lens.

Simon Fraser University is a participant or member of the following Initiatives & Commitments

  • AASHE STARS: Yes, Gold
  • ACUPCC: No
  • Billion Dollar Green Challenge: No
  • CDP: No
  • Committee for Investor Responsibility: Yes: The Responsible Investment Committee (Committee 6.)
  • Divestment Goal: No
  • INCR: No
  • Montreal Carbon Pledge: No
  • Sustainable Investment Fund: Yes
  • Sustainable Investment Policy: Yes
  • Principles for Responsible Investment: Yes

Other Sustainable Investing Practices:

SFU adopts investment policy grounded in United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investment

Simon Fraser Sustainability

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