Quick description

As You Sow is a non-profit foundation that promotes environmental and social corporate responsibility through shareholder advocacy, coalition building, and innovative legal strategies. As You Sow has five program areas for addressing its environmental and social concerns: Energy, Environmental Health, Waste, Power of the Proxy, and Human Rights.

Sustainable finance associated use case

  • Portfolio Alignment (PACTA, TCFD)
  • Shareholder Engagement
  • Corporate Governance (Remuneration, Board Composition, Shareholder Rights,
    Stakeholder Dialogue,
    Accounting Transparency)
  • Business Ethics (Financial Transparency, Product Liability)
  • Environmental Impact (Climate Change Mitigation, Climate Change Adaptation, Transition to a Circular Economy, Pollution Prevention and Control)
  • Social Impact (Employment, Workers, Communities, Basic Human Needs)
  • SDGs Contribution
  • Climate Stress Tests
  • Transition Risk
  • Physical Risk (Chronic Risk (Temperature Rise, Sea-level Rise, Ocean Acidification))
  • Legal/Liabilities Risk
  • ESG Risk Assessment
  • Sustainability Rating (ESG Corporate Rating)
  • Footprints (Carbon (Scope 1, 2, 3), Water)
  • Impact Measurement (PCAF)
  • Reporting (TCFD)
  • Controversies (Environmental, Social, Governance)