Sustainability

WA Government’s Sustainability Initiatives

The WA Government is committed to achieving the Paris Agreement objective of net zero emissions by 2050 and recognises the importance of contributing to Australia’s pursuit of the objectives of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). 

May 2022 Update – Supporting Continuous Improvement in ESG Outcomes for Western Australia

To complement the ESG Information Pack that was launched by the Premier in November 2021, an update has been prepared on key ESG initiatives progressed by the WA Government since its release, including through the 2022-23 State Budget.

ESG Outcomes for WA – May 2022 Update: accessible via the Department of Treasury website. 

 

 

 

ESG Information Pack – November 2021

WATC, in partnership with the Departments of the Premier and Cabinet, Water and Environmental Regulation, and Treasury, have coordinated an intra-government working group to prepare an information pack for investors in Western Australian Government bonds. 

The Information Pack articulates the State Government’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) credentials. 

 

 

 

Links:

ESG Information Pack: accessible via the Department of Treasury website.
Media Release: launched by WA Premier Mark McGowan on 16 November 2021.
Investor Presentation: Presentation slides of WATC CEO Kaylene Gulich webinar to investors in November 2021 on the ESG Information Pack.

Feedback and queries on the ESG Information Pack are encouraged through esg@watc.wa.gov.au.

WA Government Initiatives Supporting the United Nations SDGs

Please select a SDG to learn more about a selection of Western Australian Government initiatives currently in progress:

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Last updated 31 May 2022.