Ovf (the “Fund”) wishes to conduct its business in accordance with principles for responsible, ethical and sound investment practice, and in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Corporate social responsibility in business practice and investments is intrinsic values to Ovf as the Fund’s pur-pose is to benefit the Norwegian Church. It is also a necessity in attaining trust by the surrounding world and achieving long term value for the stakeholders.
The Norwegian Church’s basic ethical values are expressed in a social commitment to enhance human values, peace, human rights and respect for the Creation. These four basic values give the frame for deriving themes that are relevant for the management of Ovfs property and investments. The themes may be linked to type of product, sector or behaviour. The vision for Ovf is to create economical return for the benefit of the Norwegian Church. And based on the Norwegian Church’s basic ethical values.
List of themes, see SG 01.3.