About FAIRR’s Policy Work
Through our policy workstream, we engage with governments, regulators, industry bodies and investors to promote a greater understanding of ESG risks in intensive animal agriculture, and draw attention to sustainable policies and practices. Where relevant, the FAIRR Initiative seeks to respond to policy-related consultations related to the work of our investor members.
Policy Investor Statements
G20 Agricultural Subsidies Statement
FAIRR has put together an investor statement calling on the G20 Finance Ministers to repurpose their agricultural subsidies in line with climate and nature goals.
In this letter, investors and financial advisers representing over $3.5 trillion in assets, sent a letter to the EU Commission, summing up concerns over certain elements of the EU Taxonomy, and drawing attention to the importance of the agriculture sector.
Global Roadmap to 2050 for Food and Agriculture
In this letter, investors representing $18 trillion in combined assets called on the FAO to produce a Global Roadmap to 1.5˚C, Nature and Nutrition Security Goals.
Where's the Beef
Highlighting the critical need to reduce global GHG emissions from animal agriculture, and seize the opportunities presented by COP26 to foreground protein production and consumption in the climate conversation.