Torch bearer of Sustainable and Climate Friendly Investment
Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is one of the defining trends for the investment industry in recent years, providing investors with the opportunity to mobilize support for greener industries and reduce exposure to unsustainable business practices. This award is open to any investor with a presence in MENA region that is proactively taking steps to enhance their portfolio in terms of ESG products and credentials. The judges are looking for investors who can demonstrate how over the past 12 months they have successfully enacted ESG policies and evolved their investment strategy to support the climate movement and tackle environmental and climate risks. The leading entries will provide a clear explanation of the company's ESG strategy and activities, evidence of how effective the strategy has proven to be in the light of their core activities, and an insight into how the investor has helped to drive greener business practices and improved climate risk management across its portfolio.
DACA 2022 'Torch bearer of Sustainable and Climate Friendly Investment' recognizes for their stewardship in all areas of ESG investing across the region. It recognizes outstanding Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) practices within investment space. The judges are looking for submissions that can illustrate how the ESG practices of firms and companies have progressed over time, in addition to examples of best practice. The Award also serves as an opportunity for Investment firms and their portfolio companies to be recognized for the strong efforts made to progress on their ESG journey.
Who can participate?
This award is open to financial institutions and vendors.
DACA 2022 “Sustainable & Climate Friendly Investor “recognizes for their stewardship in all areas of ESG investing across the region. They are designed exclusively for banks, investment managers, ratings agencies, and allied service providers.