- Assess the current state of ESG Investment knowledge and expertise among actuaries and identify what additional CPD activities would be desirable (if any)
- Facilitate CPD opportunities (e.g. events, online learning, reading material) to address any ESG Investment knowledge gaps identified
- Identify and support opportunities for actuaries to inform the debate on ESG Investment topics
- Establish a pool of volunteers that can assist with ESG-related tasks, e.g. preparing consultation responses and policy briefings
- Identify opportunities for actuarial involvement in external ESG initiatives and match these with volunteers
- Identify possible research topics relating to inclusion of ESG in investment processes, in light of member needs, the IFoA’s public policy priorities and research being carried out elsewhere
- Initiate IFoA working parties to address ESG Investment research needs that have an actuarial slant and so are better suited to IFoA research than external collaboration
- Maintain a dialogue with the R&E and F&I Boards to ensure the working party’s activities are aligned with the Boards’ broader objectives
- Liaise with others as appropriate, both within and outside the IFoA, on areas of mutual interest to increase effectiveness and avoid duplication of effort
- 9 November 2017
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