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Access to Remedy: a matter of patience

08-10-2020

Endurance, being tenacious and working together: that is the basis for the success of Access to Remedy. This is one of the three pillars of the United Nations Guiding Principles, which were central to a case session.

Agreement shares frameworks responsible business conduct

18-06-2020

The insurers, the government, NGOs and trade unions, united in the IRBC agreement in the insurance sector, have developed five frameworks for themes around the environment, social conditions and corporate governance. These thematic frameworks bring together relevant international legislation and regulations, tips and other support that an insurer can use when investing in risky sectors.

Small and medium-sized insurance companies on track.

28-02-2020

In the summer of 2018, sector organizations in the insurance sector have signed the IRBC agreement on international responsible investment in the insurance sector. The agreement is binding for all affiliated insurers

Annual report 2018-2019 Agreement for International Responsible Investment in the Insurance Sector

01-11-2019

In its annual report 2018-2019 the Agreement for International Responsible Investment in the Insurance Sector, looks back on the first year of the agreement and on the initial findings and recommendations of the monitoring committee.

Climate commitment in progress within Agreement Insurance Sector Agreement

25-07-2019

On 10 July, the Dutch financial sector signed a commitment to contribute to the national Climate Agreement. The Carbon Accounting Financials Platform has developed a method to calculate the CO2 impact of investments.

Second practical case discussed within Agreement insurance sector

23-07-2019

Parties in the Agreement in the insurance sector have jointly worked out a second case for international responsible investment (IMVO).

Climate Impact Work Conference at the Dutch Association of Insurers

09-07-2019

The financial sector wants to actively contribute to the financing of the energy transition.

Directors in dialogue about progress of the agreement

24-05-2019

The directors of all participating parties to the International RBC-agreement in the Insurance sector met in May to discuss the progress of the agreement. Topics that were discussed included progress within various working groups, the climate change and some practical cases.

Agreement insurance sector worked on first practical case

14-05-2019

Parties in the Agreement in the insurance sector have jointly worked out a first case for international responsible investment (IMVO). During the session, a practical case study was conducted to discuss the positive impact that Dutch insurers can make in an international sector.

Masterclass for insurers on implementing sustainable investing

01-11-2018