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Business Reporting on the SDGs

GRI and the United Nations Global Compact have established a groundbreaking initiative, ‘Business Reporting on the SDGs’, to accelerate corporate reporting on the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Active participation of business is a principle driver in achieving the SDGs, and the partnership aims to establish a unified methodology for corporations to measure and report on their efforts towards achieving the SDGs.

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What Does Private Sector Need in Terms of an Enabling Environment to More Strategically Contribute to the SDGs?
There is a common understanding that the active participation of business will be a principal driver in achieving the SDGs. But specific recommendations, capacity and practices enabling such contributions have yet to be fully developed in order to reach global recognition. I personally believe that the strategic contribution by the private sector can be brought through corporate...
Sep 22, 2017 10:00 AM ET
Business Reporting on the SDGs: An Analysis of the Goals and Targets Launched
NEW YORK, September 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Business reporting on the impacts and contributions to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is set to become less complex following the launch of a new report – Business Reporting on the SDGs: An Analysis of the Goals and Targets.  Developed by GRI and the United Nations Global Compact, with the support of PwC, as part of a three-year...
Sep 21, 2017 9:00 AM ET
This Week: Releasing Business Reporting on the SDGs: An Analysis of the Goals and Targets
On 21 September, GRI and the UN Global Compact will launch the first outcome publication of their groundbreaking Action Platform for Business Reporting on the SDGs. The publication An Analysis of the Goals and Targets, demystifies the esoteric world of sustainability disclosures for companies seeking to report their impact on the SDGs.​ ​“Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (...
Sep 18, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Growing Role for the Private Sector in the 2030 Agenda
On 17 and 18 July, high-level representatives from United Nations member states, inter-governmental agencies, non-governmental organizations and the private sector, gathered in New York to discuss how to ‘eradicate poverty and promote prosperity in a changing world’. This annual gathering of the United Nations’ high-level political forum (HLPF) is organized under the...
Aug 16, 2017 10:00 AM ET
Why Multilevel Collaboration is Key for Developmental Change: An Interview With Anders Gerdin
Meeting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires coordinated action by local civil society, the business community and international donor organizations. We talk to Anders Gerdin, to understand the perspective of the development agencies and policymakers involved in this effort. Anders is Program Manager at the Department for International Organizations and...
Aug 11, 2017 10:00 AM ET