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The PRI is hosting series of investor briefings across Australia to share the latest trends in collaborative engagement around the world and review how activity by Australian and New Zealand signatories compares with that of other markets. 

At these briefings, you will learn more about the latest PRI collaborative engagements, tools and guidance, including initiatives focused on cyber security, climate change and deforestation due to launch in the next three months. You will also hear about the PRI’s work with signatories in support of the FSB Task Force on Climate Related Financial Disclosure (TCFD). 

Presented by Paul Chandler, Senior Manager, Environmental Issues at the PRI and Matthew McAdam, Head of Australasia. 

If you have any questions, please contact Matthew McAdam.

Other locations include: 

Detailed agenda to follow. 
To download a copy of the PRI presentation click here

Factory Farming: Assessing the Investment Risks

Time: 08.30-10.00am

Alongside this session, the PRI will be partnering with the FAIRR Initiative and RIAA to host a breakfast briefing on investment risks relating to intensive livestock production.

Alan Briefel, Executive Director at the FAIRR Initiative will focus on:

  • the investment risks and opportunities linked to livestock production
  • the preliminary findings of FAIRR's recent research on livestock production in AsiaPac
  • recent engagement initiatives on antibiotics and sustainable protein

Elaine Prior, Managing Director and ESG Analyst at Citi, will discuss her recent reports entitled:

  • “Food-Animals, Antibiotics & Resistance Risk: Investors as Actors / Focus on the Australian Context / Potential Scrutiny on Poultry & Pork Producers”
  • and “Chicken Producers, Antibiotics & Resistance: Deep Dive into Ingham's and Tegel's Approach”

For questions on this session, please contact Alan Briefel.

To download a copy of the FAIRR presentation click here.


08:30 Arrival & registration
08:45 Session 1: FAIRR, RIAA & PRI breakfast briefing on factory farming risks
Alan Briefel, Executive Director, FAIRR Initiative
Elaine Prior, Managing Director & ESG Analyst, Citi
10:00 Refreshment break
Additional arrivals & registration for Session 2
10:30 Welcome and introduction to the Australian network
Matthew McAdam, Head of Australasia, PRI
10:35 Overview of PRI Reporting & Assessment data on engagement activity.
Preview of new Principle 2 Guidance. Followed by Q&A.
Paul Chandler, Senior Manager, Environmental Issues, PRI
11:00 Update on the PRI Collaboration Platform, an overview of collaborative engagements currently open to join, and a deep dive on new climate engagements and PRI’s broader TCFD work. Followed by Q&A.
Paul Chandler, Senior Manager, Environmental Issues, PRI
11:25 Next steps & close
Matthew McAdam, Head of Australasia, PRI
11:00 Networking

The PRI would like to thank Citi for hosting the event.




2 Park Street
    Sydney NSW 2000


02 May 2017 08:30 AM - 12:00 PM (AEST)

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