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Advancing sustainable production on land and sea

 Launch of GRI Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fishing Sector Standard Following the publication of a new GRI Standard, three sectors; agriculture, aquaculture and fishing are being supported in order to take accountability for their impacts. For more information — GRI 13: Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fishing Sectors 2022. The first international and complete sustainability reporting standard for

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An enabler for more integrated reporting on the SDGs

A revised document guiding companies to link Sustainable Development Goals with the GRI Standards has been launched. The latest GRI resource assists companies to raise focus on how they are contributing to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), by using the GRI Standards – the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting standards.  Organizations of all

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How taxes demonstrate impact and accountability

New edition of The GRI Perspective explores tax as a sustainability topic Taxation — What does the level say about how much companies contribute in operating communities and societies and why is full tax transparency momentum gathering pace, in markets around the world? The GRI Perspective: We need to talk about tax addresses these key questions, charting

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Companies to be more accountable for their social and environmental impact

The European Parliament’s Committee on Legal Affairs (JURI) has elucidated its stance regarding the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) with 22 votes in favour and one against. This means that large companies will shortly be obliged to publicly disclose detailed findings on the way they operate and manage social and environmental risks. If EU governments concur,

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Bloomberg’s 2022 Gender-Equality Index Shows Companies Increasingly Committed to Reporting ESG Data

418 companies with a combined market capitalization of USD16 Trillion and headquartered in 45 countries and regions are included in the 2022 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI), Bloomberg has this week announced. The GEI assists in transparency reporting on gender-related practices and policies at publicly-listed companies, developing environmental, social, governance (ESG) data available to investors. An

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New edition of Reporting Matters highlights key role corporate transparency plays in addressing pressing global challenges

Reporting and accountability have never been more essential, as businesses strengthen their sustainability commitments through WBCSD’s updated membership conditions according to a new report launched today by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). The findings can be finding in the ninth edition of Reporting Matters – WBCSD’s annual look at its member companies’ sustainability and integrated reports

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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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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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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