sustainability reporting

Intro to Sustainability Reporting

There are many ways to report on a company’s corporate social responsibility. For a quick intro, please read:

For a deeper dive, this page contains our most recent stories about all kinds of sustainability reporting.

If you’d like to learn more about how to write a CSR or sustainability report, please consider taking a course. Here’s a list of upcoming trainings.


Interview: Sandy Frucher, Vice Chairman, NASDAQ

Why would a stock exchange care about sustainability reporting? NASDAQ has encouraged its members to disclose non-financial performance via GRI reports for years…

Interview: Carnival Corporation Sustainability Team on CSR Reporting

I had the opportunity to talk to James Van Langen and Elaine Heldewier about the history of CSR reporting at Carnival Corporation -…
Novozymes demonstrates the connection between its financial success and sustainable outlook

Integrated Reporting Done Right at Novozymes

At last week's GRI conference in Amsterdam, Integrated Reporting was on everyone's minds. I sat down with one company who has got it…
G4 Developments

Key Changes in Global Reporting Initiative’s G4

This is the final post in our series on the countdown to the G4. Previous iterations of the Global Reporting Initiative’s standards have…
Is sustainability ready to merge into the integrated reporting superhighway?

Why the World May Not Be Ready for Integrated Reporting

While merging sustainability with financial reporting holds many benefits, here are a few reasons why integrated reporting still faces challenges.

Symantec Decreases Its Emissions by Four Percent from 2011

Symantec, the global leader in security, storage and systems management solutions, recently unveiled its 2012 corporate social responsibility report, which included achieving a…

Interview: Marjella Alma of GRI Focal Point USA

Reporting from the Global Reporting Initiative's 2013 conference in Amsterdam, I had a chance to chat with Marjella Alma of GRI about the…

Interview: Nancy Mancilla, ISOS Group

Reporting from the Global Reporting Initiative's 2013 conference in Amsterdam, I had a chance to chat with Nancy Mancilla about the new G4…
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We Review HP’s 2012 Sustainability Report

This week HP released its 2012 sustainability report, which covers the company's work on carbon reporting, social enterprise and supply chain transparency.

Global Reporting Initiative’s G4 Guidelines Revealed

The first confirmed whispers of G4 content have been released by GRI.
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5 Necessary Steps to Better Integrated Reporting AND a More Sustainable Company

SAP's Chief Sustainability Officer Peter Graf outlines the 5 steps behind an effective integrated report.
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What About Those DMAs? Perspectives on the G4 as the World Waits

What is the best way to deal with those Disclosure on Management Approach (DMAs) in GRI reporting? Nancy Mancilla discusses current DMA guidelines…

How SASB is Working to Reform Sustainability Data Disclosure

If you go these days to sustainable business conferences and events you will find out pretty quickly that this field is mainly occupied…

GRI G4: Are We No Longer Striving For An “A”?

In exactly one month’s time, we will all have our answers as to what the changes will actually be! Are we ready to…
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Could the GRI G4 Guidelines Become Too Burdensome For Business?

Next month, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) will host its global conference in Amsterdam, a three-day event that will round up the top…