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Fiduciary Duty in the 21st Century’s recommendations, the Ireland Roadmap

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As a step towards implementing Fiduciary duty in the 21st century’s recommendations, the Ireland roadmap sets out recommendations in four categories: regulation, capacity building, stewardship and intermediation and corporate reporting. Regulation The Pensions Authority should ensure that the Environment Social Governance (ESG)-related provisions of  Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision Directive (IORP) II are effectively implemented. In this context, we suggest that the Pensions Authority should: Issue guidance for pension funds and trustees as to how to ensure they are in compliance with the relevant provisions; andSet up a process for reviewing compliance and report annually on progress, lessons learned and the actions taken by the Pensions Authority where non-compliance is identified. As a key element of its wider programme of work, the Pensions Authority should continue to raise standards of Irish pension fund governance and risk management, including asset allocatio…

Key Dates for 2018 and 2019

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July 2018
9-18 High Level Political Forum no date yet theme Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies, New York https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf 13 UN Partnership Exchange    https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf/PartnershipExchange 11-12 G20 2nd Meeting of the Development Working Group Tucumán  https://www.g20.org/en August 221-22 G20 2nd Meeting of the Task Force on Digital Economy Salta  https://www.g20.org/en 23-24