sustainability reporting News

  • Sustainability reporting, minus the burden of reporting

    Thinking of reporting on your sustainability efforts through an outlet like the GRI? Good for you. That said, you may have encountered some opposition to the premise, or criticisms highlighted by Corporate Social Responsibility guru Mallen Baker, who has pointed to an oft-cited flaw in the GRI approach, namely the fact a report is essentially a company’s own narrative of its sustainability ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Sustainability reporting in the EU

    Europe plays a pivotal role in driving sustainability disclosure at a global level. Recently, the European Parliament took steps to progress the implementation of the EU strategy 2011-2014 for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), by adopting two European parliament resolutions on CSR. This advancement by the European Parliament marks an important development in government activity around ...


    By Global Reporting Initiative

  • Turkey – Sustainability report

    Akçansa Çimento, Turkey’s largest cement producer has sought to get a better understanding of sustainability within the whole organisation. Together with PE INTERNATIONAL, Akçansa Çimento developed industry specific key performance indicators and set sustainability targets which allow for monitoring and improving the sustainability performance of the enterprise. ...


    By thinkstep

  • China Sustainable Cities Report

    A new report evaluating Chinese cities’ performance in sustainable development was launched in Beijing during the 2015 International Forum on Sustainable Cities in China. Entitled “The 2015 China Sustainable Cities Report: Measuring Ecological and Human Development“, the report creatively explores how to solve the urban development challenges facing ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Embrace sustainability (reporting) and profit

    Until relatively recently, sustainability has not been high on the agendas of most large companies - but many of the world’s leading businesses now recognize that the companies that will thrive in the future are those that join the dots between people, planet and profit. For companies who have truly put sustainability at the heart of their business model, the benefits are many ...

  • Sustainability

    New research from KPMG International has identified 10 "megaforces" that will significantly affect corporate growth globally over the next two decades.  The KPMG study, Expect the Unexpected: Building Business Value in a Changing World, explores issues such as ...


    By KPMG International

  • Corporate sustainability reporting on the rise

    More than half of the United States’ 100 largest publicly traded companies now report on their sustainability efforts, and more than a third now incorporate elements of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sustainability reporting guidelines, according to a report released by the Sustainable Investment Research Analyst Network (SIRAN), a working group of the Social Investment Forum (SIF), ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Full disclosure: A report on sustainability and CSR reporting

    Is your business considering sustainability or corporate social responsibility (CSR) reporting? What will it be: CERES? GRI? CDP? FRP? A4S? WBCSD? Or IIRC? Phew. That’s a lot of acronyms for what’s really a simple premise: reporting on sustainability and CSR data to stakeholders and the public at large. The above organizations are all associated with voluntary reporting frameworks ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Nokia 2011 Sustainability Report published

    Nokia has published its 2011 Sustainability Report, which covers the ethical, socio-economic and environmental areas most relevant to Nokia's business and its stakeholders. Nokia's activities are divided into two themes: the People section describes, among other things, the positive effect that mobility has on standards of education, health and economic well-being across the world; the Planet ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Progress reported on UK sustainable biofuels

    The UK Renewable Fuels Agency (RFA) today released provisional data compiled during the second year of the nation"s the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO) that suggests biofuels use has exceeded the government"s target. Almost 1.6 billion litres of biofuels has been reported, accounting for 3.33% of the total of the UK"s road transport fuel. This exceeds the Government"s target of 3.25%. ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Toyota Publishes 'Sustainability Report 2011'

    Toyota City, Aug 9, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces the publication today of its "Sustainability Report 2011"(1), which outlines TMC's environmental, social and corporate governance activities conducted primarily during fiscal year 2010(2) and the concepts and policies that serve as their foundation.TMC issues such a report every year to disclose information to ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • Alcoa Releases 2011 Sustainability Report

    Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today published its 2011 Sustainability Report which details the company's global environmental, social and economic performance. It ...


    By Alcoa Recycling

  • MACTEC Releases First Sustainability Report

    MACTEC has released a comprehensive 48-page Sustainability Report that highlights the company’s external/internal sustainability efforts, and provides economically sound, conservation-minded solutions. “Providing lasting and sustaining solutions that meet the needs of our clients is the foundation from which we operate,” said MACTEC Director of ...


  • EMC publishes latest sustainability report

    EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC), the world leader in information infrastructure solutions, announced today availability of the EMC Sustainability Report. Available online, the report highlights EMC"s continued focus on and investment in minimizing the impact of its global operations on the environment, cultivating an inclusive and innovative global workforce, and transforming how EMC and its ...

  • IKEA presents sustainability report 2009

    IKEA, the world"s largest home furnishing retailer, has released its 2009 Sustainability Report (September 1, 2008 - August 31, 2009), which recaps and highlights its progress in many areas including integrating sustainability into all IKEA strategies as well as the entire product life cycle. This integrated way of thinking is rudimentary in order to tackle some of the environmental challenges ...

  • Toyota publishes `Sustainability Report 2009`

    TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION (TMC) announces the publication today of its 'Sustainability Report 2009'(1), which outlines TMC's environmental and social activities conducted primarily during 2008(2) and the concepts and policies that serve as their foundation. TMC issues an annual report regarding its environmental activities - this issue being the 12th - as a means of disclosing information to the ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • GoLite releases groundbreaking sustainability report

    Founded in 1998, GoLite designs and brings to market a wide range of simple, beautiful, high performance gear that’s light on the planet. Our product line includes men’s and women’s apparel and equipment for active outdoor pursuits, including waterproof, windproof, and insulated outerwear, performance and baselayers, adventure travel wear, activewear, backpacks, tents, sleeping ...

  • IKEA presents sustainability report 2010

    IKEA, the world's largest home furnishing retailer, has released its 2010 Sustainability Report (September 1, 2009 - August 31, 2010), which recaps and highlights its sustainable progress, accomplishments and new opportunities in the areas of social and environmental responsibility. The report describes the priorities for 2015 that influence the entire value chain from product design and ...

  • Allianz sustainable development report 2010

    Allianz CEO Michael Diekmann launches the German insurer"s Sustainable Development Report 2010 and reflects on the challenges the insurance business and the world at large will have to face in the years ahead. In 120 years of managing risk for our clients all over the world, Allianz has faced countless ...

  • SAP Releases New Sustainability Report

    SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today released its 2011 sustainability report, targeted at customers, partners, employees, shareholders and the public. The new report covers the company's innovations in the areas of software for energy management and sustainable operations, its own ...


    By SAP SE

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