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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Sustainability Ratings Agency: "CSR Requires Commitment and Accountability"
Collecting and analyzing information on companies’ sustainability risks, opportunities, and performance are essential to ensure market efficiency, optimal allocation of capital and reduction of information asymmetry. Vigeo Eiris is an independent rating agency, which plays an important role in translating companies’ environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance into tangible ...
Apr 4, 2018 1:30 PM ET
Case Study: Creating Positive Business Impacts for Exporters and Investors Through CSR
Export Development Canada (EDC) is a credit agency, offering innovative financing, insurance, and risk management solutions to help Canadian exporters and investors expand their international business. We spoke to Louise Millette, Project Coordinator, Corporate Responsibility at EDC, about how important the triple bottom line is for financial institutions like EDC.​ ...
Mar 21, 2018 3:00 PM ET
Q&A with Deutsche Börse: Transparency Is the Foundation for Responsible Investing
Deutsche Börse is an international provider of capital markets infrastructure and one of the largest stock exchanges in the world. We spoke with Kristina Jeromin, Head of Group Sustainability, who told us about the company’s efforts to drive progress and innovation in sustainable finance and the role of sustainability reporting in long-term oriented investing.​ ...
Mar 5, 2018 2:00 PM ET
Building the Business Case for Sustainability: Impactful CSR Through Cross-Functional Teamwork
Symantec, a U.S. computer software company puts materiality at the heart of their corporate responsibility work. We spoke to Debra McLaughlin, Sr. Manager, Corporate Responsibility at Symantec, who told us about how the company uses sustainability reporting to address its sustainability challenges and to communicate initiatives that create shared value. Debra...
Feb 22, 2018 1:30 PM ET
SustainAbility: Companies Greenwashing Less and Less
Think tank and advisory firm SustainAbility focuses on helping companies lead the way to a sustainable economy. We spoke with Sarah Volkman, Manager at SustainAbility, who told us that integrating sustainability into core business strategy is the best way to drive change.  The 100 page annual sustainability report has become something of a norm in CSR....
Jan 24, 2018 1:00 PM ET