IDERA Capital Management (“IDERA”, the “Company”) in our capacity as a fund management and asset management company recognizes that appropriate and strategic consideration of our actions towards the environment and society needs to be placed to maximise our clients’ investment returns and contribute towards a sustainable society.
We will look to minimize the impact of climate change towards investment properties that may result in:
a. Direct physical risks on investment properties; and
b. Transition risks arising from changes in regulations and in social perception and expectations.
Together with minimizing risks, we will explore potential business opportunities that climate change may bring to the investments.
We will seek to reduce energy usage, greenhouse gas emissions and improve water usage efficiency, as well as to maintain business and daily life continuity by improving resilience towards natural disasters in our investment properties.
We will enhance effectiveness of environmental and social initiatives through supplier, tenants and community engagement, and create an environment of stable and positive constructive intent across the investment properties by establishing sound relationship with various stakeholder.
We will actively participate in dialogues with our employees to endeavour to secure skilled professionals and contribute to raise the skillsets of our employees.
We will strive to understand health, safety and well-being needs of tenants in our investment properties and our employees. We will work to provide a safe and healthy working and living environment with the ultimate goal of improving the stakeholder’s satisfaction and preference.
We will comply and adhere to environmental and social statutes from the perspective of environmental protection and human rights to secure the stability and continuity of fund management and asset management business by fulfilling our responsibility to a sustainable society.
We will actively provide our environmental and social performance data and take evaluations and certifications from third parties to promote transparency and accountability towards our clients.