Tag «Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)»

Inspiring a global network to foster corporate transparency

Revamped GRI Community to help more organizations to raise their knowledge and advance the practice of sustainability reporting Amsterdam, 1 July 2021 – The world’s leading global membership network for companies committed to sustainability reporting – the GRI Community – has relaunched today, with updated learning and collaboration opportunities that raises the bar for corporate …

Global Reporting Initiative celebrates new era for non-financial information disclosure in the EU

Today, the European Parliament adopted the long-awaited directive on the disclosure of non-financial and diversity information by certain large companies.   “This vote is a victory for transparency and this is a great day for the future of sustainability reporting,” said Teresa Fogelberg, Deputy Chief Executive, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI). “This agreement demonstrates the EU’s …

GRI and RAFI collaborate to leverage the power of business to advance respect for human rights

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and the Reporting and Assurance Frameworks Initiative (RAFI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to underline their mutual commitment to advancing meaningful corporate human rights reporting. Both GRI and RAFI believe that robust human rights reporting is a key means of embedding respect for human rights into business practices, …

CSR Europe and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) join forces to build on expertise in sustainability reporting

(Brussels, 28 May 2013) CSR Europe and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding outlining their collaboration over the next three years at ‘Is Europe at a turning point for corporate reporting?’, a joint event hosted by CSR Europe and Burson Marsteller. Against the backdrop of the recent …

Policy will be crucial in making sustainability reporting standard practice, says global sustainability organization

Today, Monday 5 November 2012, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) – which produces Guidelines that companies can use to report their sustainability performance – issues its Annual Report 2011/12. The report draws attention to significant developments in encouraging policy around sustainability reporting, and emphasizes the importance of policy in making sustainability reporting a standard business …