sustainable development reporting News

  • Full disclosure: A report on 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.

  • Canada announces a new federal sustainable development strategy

    Canada's Environment Minister Jim Prentice has announced the tabling of a new Federal Sustainable Development Strategy for Canada which provides a government-wide approach to improve environmental sustainability. The Strategy renders federal environmental decision making more transparent and accountable to Canadians.    "For the first time, Canadians and Parliamentarians will be ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Mazda Publishes Sustainability Report 2011 and Annual Report 2011

    Hiroshima, Sept 1, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Mazda Motor Corporation today issued the Mazda Sustainability Report 2011 and Annual Report 2011 in Japanese. The English version of the Sustainability Report 2011 will be published in early October and the English version of the Annual Report 2011 will be published in mid-September.The Sustainability Report 2011 outlines Mazda's corporate social ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • BWise Joins the Global Reporting Initiative Committing to Sustainability Performance Reporting

    BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) management software solutions, announced today that it is continuing its commitment to support sustainability performance reporting by joining the Global Reporting Initiative ( ...


    By Global Reporting Initiative

  • Sustainable Low-Carbon City Development in China

    By embarking on a low-carbon growth path, China's cities can help reach the country's targets for reducing the energy and carbon intensity of its economy, and become more livable, efficient, competitive, and ultimately sustainable, says a new World Bank report released today. The report, titled Sustainable Low-Carbon City ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Public participation in the GM debate: the case for sustainability reporting

    Use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in agriculture remains controversial, particularly in the European Union. Researchers suggest that all members of society need to be engaged in the debate on GMOs to achieve agreement on policy decisions. They propose voluntary sustainability reporting as a suitable method for conducting public dialogue. A number of public concerns continue to be ...

  • BrownFlynn partners with the institute for sustainable development on a landmark stakeholder engagement and sustainability survey

    This summer BrownFlynn is partnering with the Institute for Sustainable Development - a nonprofit partnering with academic institutions UNC, Duke University and Elon University and chambers of commerce - to conduct a survey on the importance of stakeholder engagement in developing an organization"s sustainability strategy. The results of the survey will be compiled into a first-of-its-kind report ...

  • Curbing climate change and sustaining economic growth - report

    Any successful program of action on climate change must support two objectives—stabilizing atmospheric greenhouse gases (GHGs) and maintaining economic growth. Reconciling these two objectives means that “carbon productivity,” the amount of GDP produced per ton of carbon and other greenhouse gas emissions must increase by ten times over the coming decades. This is a central finding of The carbon ...


    By The World Bank

  • Making Progress on Sustainable Energy Community Development

    QUEST - Quality Urban Energy Systems of Tomorrow - has released the 'Integrated Community Energy Solutions Progress Report for the Province of British Columbia' containing a snapshot of integrated community energy solutions (ICES) progress in the province. The report highlights British Columbia's rapid progress on ICES, which has been driven largely by the climate action commitments of the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The Coca-Cola Company releases sustainability report

    The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) has published its seventh systemwide Sustainability Review, entitled Our Commitment to Making a Positive Difference in the World. The Review, which releases 25 sustainability goals across seven focus areas for the Company and its bottling partners and also reports the Company's sustainability strategy and progress, is available online at: ...

  • Suncor Energy Releases 2010 report on sustainability

    Suncor Energy Inc. announced today the release of its 2010 Report on Sustainability - a comprehensive review of the company's environmental, social and economic performance for the year. The report, themed 'Energy. Innovation. Commitment,' outlines Suncor's performance in 2009 and provides key five-year performance trends. Environmental goals and 2009 performance highlights Suncor has outlined ...

  • Eaton Releases its 2014 Sustainability Report for India

    Power management company Eaton today released its India Sustainability Report for 2014. The report titled ’Doing More of What Matters’ summarizes Eaton’s sustainability efforts in India and reinforces its commitment to build better workplaces and communities. This report covers the operations owned and managed by Eaton in India for the year 2014. The report was released at an ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • NRG Issues Corporate Responsibility Report, “Growing Sustainably”

    NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) has issued its “Growing Sustainably” annual Corporate Responsibility Report. The report focuses on NRG’s three-pronged strategy—to enhance its core generation fleet, expand retail operations, and invest in and grow new, innovative and cleaner energy businesses—and how it drives the Company to be more ...


    By NRG Energy, Inc.

  • Outotec publishes its first sustainability report

    OUTOTEC OYJ  PRESS RELEASE, JUNE 16, 2011 AT 5:00 PM Outotec publishes its first sustainability report ...


    By Outotec Oyj

  • Report reveals trends in Canadian municipal sustainable purchasing

    Reeve Consulting and the Municipal Collaboration for Sustainable Purchasing recently released the first annual Trends and Best Practices in Canadian Municipal Sustainable Purchasing report, the most comprehensive ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Food and beverage industry catching up in sustainability - report

    The food & beverage industry is consolidating its ethical record thanks to labour and environmental initiatives, but it has to fight hard to demonstrate the social utility of its products, states the Covalence Food & Beverage Industry Report 2007. The industry is progressively closing the gap with leading industries (Pharmaceuticals, Technology Hardware, Automobiles & Parts and Banks). It ...


  • Cummins Releases 2010-11 Sustainability Report

    Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today the release of its 2010-11 Sustainability Report, which focuses on the Company’s efforts to build cleaner products and reduce the size of its own environmental footprint. In addition, the Company has updated its Sustainability Web site with all new stories on everything from Cummins’ environmental and community ...

  • Commission takes stock of progress on sustainable development

    In recent years the EU has mainstreamed sustainable development into a broad range of its policies. In particular, the EU has taken the lead in the fight against climate change and the promotion of a low-carbon economy. At the same time, unsustainable trends persist in the EU in several areas and the efforts need to be intensified. Three years into the implementation of the EU's Sustainable ...

  • Air Products Publishes GRI Sustainability Report

    Air Products (NYSE:APD) has published its latestSustainability Report, reporting its economic, environmental and social performance according to the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) ...


  • Top seven sustainability practices highlighted in special report

    SDialogue released a special report that helps organizations improve their sustainability efforts by employing seven best practices corporate social responsibility (CSR) leaders use. The report, titled Top Seven Sustainability Practices: the Sum > the Parts, offers companies and other organizations a primer into sustainability communications via a systemic approach.  The seven best ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

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