In the face of unprecedented global, regional and local sustainability challenges, the need for transparent and effective non-financial reporting has never been more urgent. In partnership with Radley Yeldar, the WBCSD has conducted one of the largest independent research projects >>> read more
Companies should report on all issues stakeholders care about, not just those considered most material. Failure to do so suggests there’s something to hide. Read the full article by following the link.
Paul Druckman, CEO of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) addresses some of the misconceptions about what integrated reporting is and is not providing insights into how it will develop in this interview with Carol Adams. He also >>> read more
The Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, SASB, a non-profit organization that provides sustainability accounting standards for use by publicly listed corporations in the U.S., released its Conceptual Framework and revised calendar of public comment periods. The Conceptual Framework explains the concepts >>> read more
Corporate sustainability reports have been around since … well, it’s hard to say. The first report may have been published by "companies in the chemical industry with serious image problems" in the 1980s, or by Ben & Jerry’s in 1989 >>> read more
The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors Report) Regulations 2013 (the SR Regulations) come into force on 1 October 2013. The SR Regulations both extend the scope of mandatory non-financial reporting obligations in the UK and introduce a new >>> read more
Materiality is a hot topic among CSR professionals grappling with questions of what to report, and how. As the name implies, the so-called materiality assessment promises to answer these questions, showing an organization the activities, impacts and achievements it should >>> read more
Moet ik dan alles voorkauwen of het vaag houden? Uit de gesprekken met bestuurders die Robert van der Laan en ex-PwCer Erik Roelofsen hadden voor hun boek over integrated reporting bleek dat ceos zich vaak ergeren aan de slechte voorbereiding >>> read more
New ACCA report shares the opinions of sustainability reporting experts to help in the development and take-up of paragraph 47. ACCA offers 11 recommendations to help governments intending to proceed with paragraph 47 implementation. The collective thinking of 49 sustainability >>> read more
This week, AMD released its 18th annual corporate responsibility (CR) report. After working for months and months to gather data, write the content and finalize the report, it is easy for the reports release to seem like the end goal. >>> read more
New Ernst & Young LLP and Boston College survey of sustainability experts examines the benefits of the GRI Sustainability Reporting Framework and the risks of not reporting In todays competitive business environment, sustainability reporting is evolving into a core business >>> read more
Sustainability reporting is missing out on opportunities for dynamic engagement online. A transition to new models is inevitable, but which company will take the first step? Read the full article via the link.