“Mutual benefits” in targeting global nutrition crisis, flag investors representing US$12.4T | NutritionInsight7 December 2021
This article by NutritionInsight covers the N4G Investor Pledge, a commitment made by 53 of ATNI’s Investor Signatories representing US$ 12.4 trillion in assets under management and announced at Day 1 of the Tokyo Nutrition for Growth Summit by Akihiko Nishioka, President and CEO of Resona Asset Management, on December 7, 2021.
The article highlights that this is the first time institutional investors have been part of a multilateral nutrition summit and reports that as part of the pledge, signatories also commit to engage directly with the 20 listed F&B companies in the ATNI Global Index 2021.
“Addressing global nutrition challenges has a mutual benefit to investors, businesses and society, the pledge notes. It calls on policymakers to support a global shift to healthy packaged food, using fiscal and regulatory measures where necessary and strengthening commitments to achieving national and global WHO targets.”