Bay Street embraces sustainability reporting

Source: The Star, 24 April 2006

When David Wheeler was part of The Body Shop’s senior management team in the 1990s, the company was winning international accolades for the transparency of its reporting, not just on financial performance, but also on environmental and social responsibility issues. >>> read more

Ethos survey on SEE reporting of large Swiss companies

Source: ETOS, 6 April 2006

Ethos Foundation has released a survey on SEE reporting of large Swiss companies – the report points out that 2/3 of surveyed companies do report some extra financial information, but there is scope for improvement in the depth and width >>> read more

Rabobank Group best European sustainability reporter

Source: ESRA, 4 April 2006

DG Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities, in association with the European Sustainability Reporting Awards, organized on 4 April a conference in Brussels to examine recent trends in sustainability reporting. During the conference the winner of the 2005 ESRA Award >>> read more

G3: Improved, but still improvable!

Source: 4sustainability, 2 March 2006

The German sustainability reporting experts Thomas Loew (Institute 4 Sustainability) and Jens Clausen (Borderstep) have analysed G3, the new draft of the GRI guidelines. They point out that G3 is neglecting environmental aspects in the supply chain and suggest to >>> read more

ACCA announces winners of UK sustainability reporting awards

Source: ACCA, 28 February 2006

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) today revealed the five organisations that have received awards or have been commended for their reports on the environmental, social and wider economic impacts of their activities at the UK Awards for Sustainability Reporting >>> read more