The Commission is overseen by an Investor Steering Committee which is collectively responsible for the long-term success of the initiative. The remit of the Steering Committee includes:
  • Formation of the Commission, appointment of a multi-stakeholder membership and ensuring delivery of mission
  • Ensure necessary Commission funding and budgetary controls
  • Receive the Commission conclusions and establish a 2030 implementation programme

The Steering Committee meets monthly, and its membership consists of:

  • Confirmed investors include: Church of England Pensions Board, Brunel Pensions Partnership, USS
  • Representative from Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

In attendance in advisory capacity:

  • Representative from UN Environment Programme (UNEP)

The Global Commission


The Global Commission will be Chaired by the Church of England Pensions Board with a Vice Chair appointed by His Grace Dr Thabo Makgoba, the Archbishop of Cape Town, South Africa.

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) will be a technical advisor to the Global Commission.

The Commission will determine a number of Working Groups to undertake more in-depth work. For more details on the Working Groups and focus areas please contact the Commission Secretariat.