GRI 20th Anniversary

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GRI 20th Anniversary

The Global Reporting Initiative – GRI – was founded 20 years ago. Having pioneered non-financial disclosure, this year also marks the 20th anniversary of sustainability reporting.

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GRI Raising Human Rights and Sustainability Issues in Africa
With support from the UK government, GRI is advancing the state of reporting to promote responsible business practices across different countries in Africa. Raising awareness and helping organizations report on social, economic and environmental issues is a vital component of this program. UK's Department for International Development also backs GRI’s regular work on updating and evolving its...
Nov 10, 2017 11:00 AM ET
Case Study: Improving Workplace Conditions a Vital Component of Social Responsibility
Humantech Inc. specializes in industrial engineering, bio-mechanics and occupational ergonomics, and helps Fortune 1000 companies identify and quantify injury risk in the workplace. We spoke with their President, James Good, who told us that sustainability is a core concept that drives Humantech’s business. ​ James Good: Over the past six years we have...
Nov 8, 2017 1:30 PM ET
Case Study: Sustainability Reporting Creates a Virtuous Circle
The French-based e-payment services company Wordline started sustainability reporting in 2014, using the GRI G4 Guidelines, and is now one of the pioneers to publish a GRI Standards report. We talked to Sébastien Mandron, Corporate Social Responsibility Officer at Worldline, about how sustainability reporting helps...
Nov 1, 2017 9:00 AM ET
Case Study: Sustainability Reporting Driving All-Round Improvement
Codelco, a state-owned mining company pioneered sustainability reporting in Chile, and has been a GRI reporter since 1999. Paul Maidstone, Corporate Director, Environmental Compliance at Codelco, talked to us about the foundational role reporting has had in driving Codelco’s sustainability journey.​  Paul Maidstone: At Codelco, the depth of...
Oct 27, 2017 8:30 AM ET
Infographic: Two Decades of Growth in Sustainability Reporting
Over a 20-year journey, GRI has created an outsized impact on the global economy, environment and society. GRI has helped more than 7,200 organizations use our reporting framework to disclose their sustainability impacts, and trained nearly 30,000 professionals to establish a sustainability reporting process. Our global network of core supporters, the GRI GOLD Community, comprises over 500...
Oct 20, 2017 9:55 AM ET