Principles for Sustainable Insurance create largest collaboration between United Nations and insurance industry
World’s insurers publicly disclose progress in implementing global principles
a year after launch at UN Conference on Sustainable Development
The UNEP FI Principles for Sustainable Insurance (PSI) Initiative was launched on 19 June 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to support to the aims of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, or “Rio+20”.
To mark the first year anniversary of the PSI Initiative, we are pleased to provide you with this progress update.
1. Message from the UN Under-Secretary-General & UNEP Executive Director, Achim Steiner
This first year anniversary video message was shown last Monday, 17 June 2013, at the 49th Annual Seminar of the International Insurance Society in Seoul, South Korea.
3. Keynote address by the UNEP Executive Director launching the PSI Initiative in Rio de Janeiro on 19 June 2012
Finally, we are circulating the video of the keynote address of the UNEP Executive Director in Rio de Janeiro last year. The PSI launch event was co-hosted by the International Insurance Society and the Brazilian Insurance Confederation (CNseg).