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Introducing the Materiality Finder

SASB is pleased to introduce its Materiality Finder – a new tool that simplifies and accelerates finding information you require related to SASB Standards. After conducting extensive user research and parsing website data, this intuitive tool has now been developed. As a result, we have learned that website visitors primarily want 2 things when searching quick answers

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FSB welcomes TCFD status report

Publication of the 2021 status report by the industry-led Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) has been launched by the Financial Stability Board (FSB). The report sets out further progress in TCFD-aligned disclosures by firms. The latest status report clearly identifies that disclosure of climate-related financial information aligned with the TCFD recommendations has skyrocketed over

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Turkish translation of the Framework published

The updated translation of the International <IR> Framework in Turkish has been published by the Value Reporting Foundation, facilitated by the Integrated Reporting Network Turkiye (ERTA). Back in January 2021, Revisions to the International <IR> Framework were published in order to provide further assistance and clarity to report preparers and develop the adoption of integrated reporting to an 

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New EFRAG Report provides best practices on Business Model, Risks and Opportunities Reporting in the EU’

‘Towards Sustainable Businesses: Good Practices in Business Model, Risks and Opportunities Reporting in the EU​’ report has been published by the European Lab@EFRAG Project Task Force on the reporting of non-financial risks and opportunities and linkage to the business model (PTF RNFRO). The PTF-RNFRO deliverables are written with the intention of assisting companies in benchmarking and

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Revised GRI Universal Standards for greater transparency on impacts than ever before

The GRI Standards have been strengthened so they deliver the highest level of transparency for impacts on the economy, environment and people, with a major update to the very foundation of the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting standards.   The launch of the revised Universal Standards – to be used by over 10,000 companies that already use

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Oil and gas transparency standard for the low-carbon transition

GRI Standard to unlock reporting on sector’s sustainability challenges Today (5TH October) marks a landmark in sustainability reporting as a new standard for oil and gas has been launched, bringing about a complete disclosure on the complexity of transparency demands being faced within the sector – best positioning companies to highlight accountability for their impacts

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SASB Standards XBRL Taxonomy now available for public use

A revised version of SASB XBRL taxonomy has been published and is now available to be widely read. This version includes technical adjustments and amendments that were incorporated based on comments received on the draft version of our taxonomy. Moreover, we are also delighted to announce the establishment of the Taxonomy Review Committee (TRC) that will assist

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Transition to integrated reporting: A guide to getting started

The Transition to integrated reporting: A Guide to getting started has been published by The Value Reporting Foundation. The aim of the guide is to help report preparers to develop a bespoke transition plan to integrated reporting. The Guide is in addition to the <IR> Framework, the principles-based, multi-capital framework used to speed up global integrated reporting.

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Sustainability impacts standard for mining under development

Creating the latest GRI Sector Standard Project has begun The key question is, how can organizations in the mining sector improve reporting on their sustainability performance, while be able to demonstrating accountability for their shared sustainability challenges and meet growing demands for transparency? To fulfil these requirements a new GRI Standard is planned – through

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CDSB Launches Biodiversity consultation

CDSB is pleased to announce the release of its Biodiversity application guidance, which is now open for consultation. It is becoming overwhelmingly understood that biodiversity is playing a key role in the underpinning the human life support. As a result, threats to biodiversity have the potential to create significant and long lasting impacts for business.