Committing to a better and more sustainable tomorrow

NGS takes a continuous improvement approach in responsible investment. We are now evaluating our investment portfolio's impact on and contribution to the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The United Nations developed the 17 SDGS to promote a better, more sustainable future for all people. See how NGS Super is contributing to these goals, via our investments, our Fund operations and our staff.

Sustainable Development Goal 1

No poverty

End poverty in all its forms everywhere.

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Sustainable Development Goal 2

Zero hunger

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.

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Sustainable Development Goal 3

Good health and well-being

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.

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Sustainable Development Goal 4

Quality education

Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.

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Sustainable Development Goal 5

Gender equality

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

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Sustainable Development Goal 6

Clean water and sanitation

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

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Sustainable Development Goal 7

Affordable and clean energy

Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

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Sustainable Development Goal 8

Decent work and economic growth

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.

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Sustainable Development Goal 9

Industry, innovation and infrastructure

Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.

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Sustainable Development Goal 10

Reduced inequalities

Reduce inequality within and among countries.

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Sustainable Development Goal 11

Sustainable cities and communities

Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.

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Sustainable Development Goal 12

Responsible consumption and production

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.

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Sustainable Development Goal 13

Climate action

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.

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Sustainable Development Goal 14

Life below water

Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources.

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Sustainable Development Goal 15

Life on land

Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss.

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Sustainable Development Goal 16

Peace, justice and strong institutions

Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies.

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Sustainable Development Goal 17

Partnerships

Revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development.

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*Total dollars invested as at 30/6/20.

Active ownership and engagement

NGS Super's Active ownership and engagement policy outlines our position and approach to active ownership. This includes proxy voting, company engagement and advocacy activities, and shows our commitment to ESG and responsible investing principles.

Policies and principles

We invest over $11.7 billion on behalf of our members and we take our capital stewardship seriously. We believe that investing to provide good financial returns to members, as well as positive social impacts, is a win-win.

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