Bringing the Consumer Perspective to CSR Reporting

Source: GreenBiz.COm, 17 February 2009

What do companies such as Whole Foods, Burt’s Bees and Lowe’s have that corporate America craves? According to consumers: eco-sensibility. Consumers believe that when they support companies like these, they do more than just shop. They align themselves with businesses >>> read more

Mandatory CSR Reporting for Denmark’s Largest Companies

Source: GreenBiz.COm, 8 January 2009

Hundreds of the largest private and state-owned companies and institutional investors in Denmark must include corporate social responsibility information in their annual financial reports beginning in 2010. The Danish Parliament voted in mid-December to force the 1,100 largest enterprises to >>> read more

More and more Chinese companies report on CSR

Source: CSR Europe, 11 December 2008

More and more Chinese companies are issuing CSR reports, according to a new report entitled Journey in Search of Value 2008 by Oxfam Hong Kong. "There are increasing numbers of companies issuing CSR reports, but the quality of those reports >>> read more

Brazilian Top 10 Raise The Bar on Sustainability Disclosure

Source: Sustainability, 10 December 2008

Launched today in São Paulo, Brazil, The Road to Credibility assesses approaches to sustainability reporting in Brazil and highlights best practice in transparency and disclosure. Published by SustainAbility, Fundação Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável (FBDS) and the United Nations Environment >>> read more