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Just Share is a non-profit shareholder activism and responsible investment organisation that promotes the use of investor power for a fairer South Africa.

Our vision is of an investment system in which shareholder power is effectively deployed to ensure that companies are continuously challenged to be good corporate citizens, contributing to a just and equal society and a healthy environment.

Our mission is to advance responsible investment and stimulate active ownership to reduce inequality, prevent environmental degradation and accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy by:

  • Building partnerships with and enhancing collaboration between institutional investors, civil society, and individual savers.
  • Providing meaningful environmental, social and governance information to investors.
  • Supporting and initiating shareholder activism.
  • Connecting the lived realities of ordinary South Africans with the decisions of the investor community.

SA’s corporates must wake up to social and environmental roles

SA faces catastrophic environmental threats, with devastating social implications: #climatechange, water scarcity, lethal air pollution & destruction of natural heritage. Corporate SA must wake up to social & environmental role

Just Share in the media - Business Day, 23 February 2018

In pursuit of a living wage

The role shareholders can play in addressing inequality is starting to see some attention in South Africa - this piece considers the "living wage".

Just Share in the media - Moneyweb, 17 February 2018

Q&A with Just Share – SA’s new Shareholder Activist Organisation

We’re delighted that SA has a new shareholder activist organisation – Just Share. Using our voice as shareholders to ensure the companies we own act transparently, ethically, and sustainably is one of the most powerful ways to ensure the economy works as it should.

Just Share in the media - Flourish, 30 November 2017

Shareholders want a voice on climate

In SA, companies and asset managers should prepare for a more assertive and informed shareholder activism movement in the near future.

Just Share in the media - BusinessDay, 19 October 2017