Info

PRI Podcasts

Follow the PRI to get an insight into the world of responsible investment, with investor perspectives and discussion on a range of environmental, social and governance (ESG) topics. For any queries or suggestions, please contact Ruth.Wallis@unpri.org
RSS Feed Subscribe in Apple Podcasts
2020
July
June
May
April
March
February
January


2019
December
November
October
September
August


2018
August
June
May
January


2017
December
August
May
April
March
February
January


2016
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
February
January


2015
December


Categories

All Episodes
Archives
Categories
Now displaying: Page 1

If you wish to follow the series, please subscribe to our podcast channel by searching for 'principles for responsible investment' on relevant podcast apps. For any further queries or suggestions, please contact ben.pincombe@unpri.org

Jan 15, 2020

In this episode, the PRI's CEO, Fiona Reynolds, speaks with our very special guest, Ted Kennedy, Jr.

As a paediatric bone cancer survivor and amputee, Ted has been an active leader in the movement to expand opportunities for persons with disabilities. As well as a leading healthcare regulatory attorney, he is the chair of the board of the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD). He also advises employers on best practices and compliance with the Americans with Disability Act, as well as lectures worldwide on healthcare policy and disability law.

Ted is also involved with The Disability Equality Index, America's leading corporate benchmark tool for disability equality inclusion.

Fiona and Ted discuss why disability inclusion in the workplace is an 'S' issue for investors, and why they should look at diversity from a strategic perspective.

Want to join the PRI webinar on disability inclusion on 19 February? More information here: http://bit.ly/36DE8Sf 

Interested in the resources discussed in this episode?

Disability Equality Index: http://bit.ly/36BT4jR 
Joint investor statement: http://bit.ly/2QDxFkP 
Accenture, 'Getting to equal': https://accntu.re/2QUY3Fy 

0 Comments
Adding comments is not available at this time.