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Upcoming public lecture by Dr Robert Howell

Wednesday, March 15, 2017   Posted in: Signatory Notice Board By: Administrator With tags: Lectures, seminar, economics

Image from the cover of 'Investing In People and the Planet'.Dr Robert Howell will be presenting and discussing the issues of investing in a responsible way based on his recent book "Investing in People and the Planet". Dr Howell was a whistleblower on how some of our government pension funds were in unethical investments which broke NZ laws. 

Date: Monday 27th March 2017
Time: 5.30pm for tea and coffee. Presentation will begin at 6pm.
Location:  Quaker Centre (217 Ferry Road - on the corner of Nursery Road). Some on-site parking available.

In a world threatened by ecological disaster, global inequality and human tragedy - how can we make a difference? This presentation will show why and how our choices can make the changes that are needed when joined with the efforts of others, such as:

  • the bank we select,
  • the pension fund and insurance that we choose,
  • the investments that we support, and
  • the voice that we raise to shape Government investments and financial behaviour.

Find out more about Dr Robert Howell and his recent book.

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