Work begins on new sustainability reporting guidelines

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Global Reporting Initiative Press Release For immediate release Wednesday 4 May 2011 Work begins on new sustainability reporting guidelines Call for input opens 16 May 2011 The next generation of Sustainability Reporting Guidelines is now under development, announces GRI today (4 May 2011). GRI is asking its network and the …

Sustainability experts call for smarter regulation on transparency

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Sustainability experts are calling on regulators to ask companies for information on how sustainable they are – or explain why if they choose not to provide it. Today the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) launches the Report or Explain Campaign Forum to encourage more companies to be transparent about their impacts …

Global Reporting Initiative Press Release

kristy Global Citizen

Global Reporting Initiative Press Release For Immediate Release 23 March 2011 Sustainability reporting: most complete guidance ever The most comprehensive and complete sustainability reporting guidance is now available, as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) launches its G3.1 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines today (23 March 2011). GRI is a network-based non-governmental organization …

Global Reporting Initiative Press Release: Sustainability Reporting: Most Complete Guidance Ever

kristy SRI/ESG News, Global Citizen, Sustainability News

For Immediate Release 23 March 2011 Sustainability reporting: most complete guidance ever The most comprehensive and complete sustainability reporting guidance is now available, as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) launches its G3.1 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines today (23 March 2011). GRI is a network-based non-governmental organization that aims to make sustainability …

Private sector impact on environment is key for green economy

kristy Green Prosperity, SRI/ESG News

Global Reporting Initiative Press Release Under STRICT embargo until: 13.30 EAT / 11.30 CET Tuesday 22 February 2011 Private sector impact on environment is key for green economy The transformation to a green economy will require fundamental changes in how business is conducted in both the private and public sectors, …

Global Reporting Initiative Expands U.S. Presence

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In 2008, 80% of the world’s largest 250 companies issued sustainability reports – compared to only 50% in 2005. Accurate reporting of company sustainability data is becoming an ever-more essential aspect of financial reporting and investor information. Today, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), which provides the world’s most-used framework for …