A press release was issued to global media at 23:15 CEST on Friday September 13, 2019, announcing the results of the annual DJSI review.
As a DJSI member you may wish to issue your own press release* communicating the news of your company’s inclusion. We encourage you to use the following congratulatory quote from Manjit Jus, Head of ESG Ratings at RobecoSAM, as part of your communication.
Quote for press releases
Manjit Jus, Head of ESG Ratings, RobecoSAM:
“We congratulate [COMPANY NAME] for being included in the DJSI [SPECIFY DJSI REGION/COUNTRY]. The SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment has again raised the bar in identifying those companies best-positioned to address future sustainability challenges and opportunities. This year – which marks the 20th anniversary of the DJSI – record corporate interest in the SAM CSA reflects the enduring relevance of the DJSI for measuring and advancing ESG practices."
To use the quote, please fill in the [COMPANY NAME] field with your company’s name and the field [SPECIFY DJSI REGION/COUNTRY] with the name of the specific index/indices in which your company is included. Please do not alter any other part of the quote.
To confirm your company’s DJSI membership(s) please consult the DJSI component lists.
* Unfortunately, we are not in a position to further support companies preparing media releases about their inclusion in the DJSI.