Take Action: Pension Fund

There are many reasons why pension funds should take steps to become genocide-free. Read our whitepaper which outlines the merits of genocide-free investing. Please also contact us for a private discussion of steps your fund can take and why.

Actions for Pension Funds

1

Vote Your Proxy

Please be sure to vote in favor of the genocide-free investing proposal on the Franklin Resources proxy ballot for the annual meeting on March 12, 2014. Read more

2

Move Your Money

Contact your pension plan administrator to request genocide-free investment options. Ask the plan administrator to avoid offering Sudan-related stocks and mutual funds and to offer genocide-free options. If they aren’t responsive, consider moving your money to a different service provider that supports genocide-free investing.

3

Support Legislation

Support efforts to pass legislation that will increase transparency and disclosure by financial firms regarding investments in companies that substantially contribute to genocide or crimes against humanity. Read more