As evidence continues to mount that climate change poses significant financial and environmental threats to companies, and as calls for climate and racial justice have swept the globe, investors have stepped up their demand for better information about how the companies they invest in are addressing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) concerns. Please join the Center for American Progress, the Consumer Federation of America, and the UC Hastings Center for Innovation for a panel discussion on the legal and policy merits of SEC deference to third-party ESG standard setters.
On Sunday, October 31, Japan’s 465-seat House of Representatives will be up for election, presenting a critical test for newly selected Prime Minister Fumio Kishida.
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The United States faces enormous opportunity to launch a clean energy-driven economic recovery that supports millions of well-paying union jobs. Please join Center for American Progress founder John Podesta for a conversation with AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler on what it takes to ensure that clean jobs are good jobs.
Please Join the Center for American Progress for a conversation featuring Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) to discuss the the urgent responsibility of rebalancing the tax system’s treatment of wealth and work, restoring basic fairness, and supporting families.
Please join the Center for American Progress and the National League of Cities for a conversation with leaders of small cities who are fighting to improve their communities’ infrastructure and are pushing for critical investments in transportation, water, broadband, and the workforce.
Please join the Center for American Progress for an important conversation with leading economists and experts about the current status of women in the economy, the lessons learned from the pandemic, and what it means to center women in the conversation about the critical investments needed to propel a strong economic recovery.
Please join the Center for American Progress on June 15 for a discussion of U.S. global anti-corruption efforts featuring Sen. Ben Cardin (D-MD).
Please join the Center for American Progress for a discussion on the economic, environmental and regional importance, as well as the urgency of permanent protections for Alaska’s Bristol Bay.
Please join the Center for American Progress for a conversation among leading experts to assess the status of the current conflict and offer ideas about how a new type of U.S. diplomatic engagement can prioritize basic security and rights for people in Palestine and Israel.
Please join the Center for American Progress for a conversation with leading experts to evaluate the outcome of the Moon-Biden summit and discuss its implications for strengthening bilateral cooperation as South Korea heads into its presidential election campaign.
Please join CAP and experts from across the education field to discuss the importance of federal funding for school infrastructure in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond through an equity and social justice lens.
Unions help ensure that working people earn decent pay and benefits and have a voice in American democracy. Unfortunately, decades of attacks on unions, as well as a changing economy, have eroded the power of unions in the United States. Please join the Center for American Progress for a discussion on the future of labor policy with David Madland, Mary Kay Henry, and Dorian Warren.