Finally, there was a way to know exactly where my money was going -- towards low carbon initiatives that will build the future we all want to see.
When Canadian pension plans divest and refocus on sustainable investing, our local economies will experience an increase in needed capital investment to grow and develop, setting an example for the world.
Now is the time for pension funds to disclose how they evaluate and proactively manage extreme weather risks inherent in every asset class they own.
It is apparent that governments are leaving this problem on the shoulders of young people. This will not be easy or inexpensive.
By accelerating the divestment movement, not only can we measurably improve climate outcomes, but we can also reduce risk and improve financial outcomes for everyday investors.