Charter Hall's involvement in industry groups such as the Green Building Council of Australia, the Property Council of Australia, the Better Building Partnership and the Cleaning Accountability Framework, provides financial support for industry research on responsible investment. Charter Hall also provided financial support to research into responsible investment in the future of education with the University of Western Sydney.
Charter Hall provides financial support to other industry groups such as the Shared Value Network, promoting shared value practices in corporate Australia.
Charter Hall provides financial support to Social Traders, an industry body that develops the capablity of the social enterprise sector in Australia. Other financial suppport is provided to community partners including Australian Red Cross (on resilience programs and services); Foundation for Young Australians (mentoring young social pioneers); Property Industry Foundation (supporting disadvantaged young people); and Two Good (providing support and employment for women experiencing domestic violence).
Charter Hall participated in and provided case studies for encouraging diversity in the property and investment industry, through our involvement in Property Male Champions of Change. Charter Hall is a founding member of the Property Male Champions of Change and our CEO sits on the Property Council of Australia Board.