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Using the power of Governance to change the world!

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About ESG.ORG

What is ESG?

ESG (environmental, social and governance) is a general term used in capital markets and used by investors to evaluate corporate behavior and to determine the future financial performance of companies. — Financial Times


Environmental, Social And Governance is the new measure of success for corporations, non-profits and countries alike.  Trillions of dollars are committed to ensuring the perpetuation of ESG Principles.  

Why do I care about ESG?

BlackRock CEO Larry Fink proclaimed in his annual letter in January that, "To prosper over time, every company must not only deliver financial performance, but also show how it makes a positive contribution to society."


Fink also predicted that in the near future, all investors will be using ESG (environmental, social, governance) metrics to determine the value of a company.

Come Join us on an important journey!

Our primary goal is to utilize Governance to help ESG practitioners define a future that is achievable and measurable.  


Board Members, Corporate Executives, ESG Professionals, Government, Associations, Nonprofits and Global Citizens all benefit from ESG.


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The ESG.ORG Mandate

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Host ESG Events across the United States & International

Provide events to allow diverse groups of corporate functions to interact and share knowledge on this very important topic.  The complexity of supporting so many participants requires a new approach to solve the problem.

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Provide ESG Guidance on Related Frameworks

Provide guidance and support for the harmonization efforts required to organize, synthesize, and operationalize the disparate silos which comprise ESG today.  A new risk landscape requires a new approach to harmonization and transversal alignment for corporations and investors alike.

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Support Diverse ESG Research Efforts

Provide research and support by considering various methods to support and increase the transparency and accountability goals stated herein.  News aggregation, events calendar and other important research and development activities.

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ESG in the NEWS

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Voices ESG: A market challenge with a market solution

Survey: Many Age Groups Express Interest In ESG Investing, But Few Participate

Socially Responsible Investing, ESG Sparking Interest Beyond Millennials

Vanguard ESG Funds Drop Nearly 30 Stocks

https://www.barrons.com/articles/vanuard-esg-funds-drop-nearly-30-stocks-51565730194


ESG.ORG Comment: What about the Big Funds and how shall they proceed?

SEC urged to tackle companies’ ESG boasts

https://www.corporatesecretary.com/articles/esg/31742/sec-urged-tackle-companies’-esg-boasts


ESG.ORG Comment: Where are the Compliance requirements related to all of this stuff?

Can ESG Thrive in a Market Downturn?

https://www.etftrends.com/smart-beta-channel/can-esg-thrive-in-a-market-downturn/


ESG.ORG Comment: Can doing good socially withstand the shock of doing bad economically?

2019 ESG Events Calendar

This section lists the upcoming events focused on ESG topics of interest to practitioners.  


July 22-24, 2019

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference 2019

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July 22-24, 2019

July 24, 2019

PRI Forum New York

9:30am - 5:20pm

DWS, 60 Wall Street, 47th Floor, New York, NY 10005

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July 24, 2019

9:30am - 5:20pm

DWS, 60 Wall Street, 47th Floor, New York, NY 10005

August 13, 2019

Understanding Reg BI Webinar

2:00PM - 3:00PM ET

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August 13, 2019

2:00PM - 3:00PM ET

August 15, 2019

Webinar: Responsible Investment in Latin America - Sharing good Practices 2nd edn

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August 15, 2019

Webinar: Responsible Investment in Latin America - Sharing good Practices 2nd edn

August 22, 2019

6th Annual Green Jobs Forum: Jobs for a Low-Carbon, Circular Economy

5:30PM - 10:00PM

777 North Capitol St NE # 300, Washington, DC 20002

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August 22, 2019

6th Annual Green Jobs Forum: Jobs for a Low-Carbon, Circular Economy

5:30PM - 10:00PM

777 North Capitol St NE # 300, Washington, DC 20002

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Our Members

Institutional Investors

Investors are increasingly concerned that their revenue targets and returns are in alignment with the core principles of ESG and they are rewarding companies that are also in agreement.

Corporate Board Members

With investor activism at an all time high, board members are loath to ignore this important topic.

Corporate Executives - C Suite

As Board Members pressure increases, so shall that of Corporate Executives who are charged with managing ESG risks on a daily basis.

Industry & Nonprofits

This member type has numerous benefits realized by an ESG strategy from economic growth to innovation and international support.

ESG Professionals

As the warriors in the trenches, these members stand ready to enjoy the benefits of greater visibility and new job opportunities and the self-worth one derives from working on such an important mission.

Global Citizens

Everyone benefits from an enhanced focus on ESG principles.  From future workforce, to our seniors and most importantly for the future of our planet, in more ways than imaginable.

ESG: A factor in sustainable investment by BNP Paribas

Check out this great video from BNP Paribas for an excellent overview of ESG.

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