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.

Content from this campaign

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
Case Study: GUESS Jeans Taking Leaps in CSR Reporting to Create Positive Impacts
GUESS Jeans recently began reporting using the GRI framework. We spoke with Jaclyn Allen, Senior Sustainability Manager at GUESS?, Inc., who told us how the Los Angeles-based clothing brand and retailer is benefiting from sustainability reporting. Sustainability reporting ensures that our organization holds itself accountable for non-financial metrics that enhance our...
Jan 5, 2018 1:00 PM ET
2017 in Review: Sustainability Reporting to Fight Climate Change
This year has been challenging for sustainability in many respects, but there have also been exciting developments in the sustainability reporting landscape. In this short series, we look back at GRI’s efforts, and look into what 2018 has in store. ​ In 2017, we saw some of the most devastating impacts of climate change. We witnessed groundbreaking policy changes and...
Dec 31, 2017 11:00 AM ET