Follow the Money: Sustainability Goes Mainstream

Source: GRI, 24 January 2019

In the last two decades, sustainability reporting has gone from an exercise for the largest companies to a necessity to attract investors and meet local and international regulation. But the main benefit of sustainability reporting remains that companies best understand >>> read more

Human Capital Reporting Standards Finally Arrive

Source: CFO.com, 19 December 2018

A lengthy global effort to create standards for reporting human capital metrics is expected to finally bear fruit this week. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) was scheduled to issue its guidelines for human capital reporting on Tuesday, although insiders say the >>> read more

Corporate Reporting on the SDGs: Mapping a Sustainable Future

Source: , 13 December 2018

PIMCO recently conducted a study on the quality of reporting on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for more than 240 corporate and financial issuers. The SDGs are a globally agreed sustainable development framework consisting of 17 goals and 169 targets to >>> read more

Oxford debate split over sustainability reporting

Source: , 12 December 2018

A debate over whether sustainability reporting should be mandated and organised by independent bodies or left for the markets heard broad agreement that such reporting should be done, but faced strong rejection of any compulsory requirement. The subject under debate >>> read more