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Action on Climate Change Needs an Inter-Connected Response

By Tina Nybo Jensen, International Policy Manager, GRI
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With the UN climate change conference – COP26 – continuing this week in Glasgow, it’s obvious that there is consensus among a majority of world leaders and key stakeholders that much more needs to be done, if the ambition of keeping global warming to a 1.5-degree increase is to have any chance of being met. Yet talk, as they say, is cheap. Or, in the words of Greta: too much “blah, blah, blah” and not enough action.

New CEO as Global Reporting Initiative Embraces International Role

Appointment of Eelco van der Enden as new leader
Press Release

October 27, 2021 /3BL Media/ - GRI, the international leader in sustainability standards setting, has announced the appointment of Eelco van der Enden as CEO.

Starting 1 January 2022, Eelco will join GRI from multinational professional services network PwC, where he is Global ESG Platform Leader for Tax, Legal, People & Organisation Services. With a track record in advising on environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies, he brings to GRI more than 20 years of experience in financial and sustainability senior management roles.

A 'Trailblazer of Business and Human Rights' Who Will Not Be Forgotten

Recognition for vital contribution made by John Ruggie
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Following the news of the death of John Ruggie, author of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, Global Reportign Initiative (GRI) has paid tribute to the immense legacy he leaves behind.

Pandemic Sees Business Sustainability Take Center Stage

GRI podcast series dives beneath the surface of SDG reporting
Press Release

With the crucial ‘Decade of Action’ for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) already underway, how can companies look beyond the processes and paperwork, fully understanding the ways their impacts and actions help or hinder the progress of the SDGs?

GRI and the UN Global Compact Announce Continued Collaboration to Advance Business Reporting on the Sustainable Development Goals

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GRI and the United Nations Global Compact have announced their continued partnership to develop best practices for corporate reporting on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), empowering businesses to prioritize SDG targets and measure and report on progress.

Follow the Money: Sustainability Goes Mainstream

Blog

In the last two decades, sustainability reporting has gone from an exercise for the largest companies to a necessity to attract investors and meet local and international regulation. But the main benefit of sustainability reporting remains that companies best understand their impacts and can improve their bottom line along with the world around them.

The origin story

New #GRIStandards: Upcoming Twitter Chat with GRI and Northern Trust Explores the Recently Launched Reporting Standards

Press Release

Mark Your Calendars!

October 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Join us for a LIVE Twitter chat with GRI and Northern Trust to talk about the new GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards. GRI will explain how the new standards will revolutionize reporting, while Northern Trust will give us insights into their experience reporting and how this has evolved over time. 

Wednesday, November 16th at 12PM EST

Interview with Paul Simpson, Chief Executive Officer, CDP

Multimedia with summary

GRI’s Reporting 2025 is designed to promote an international discussion about the purpose of sustainability reporting and disclosures looking ahead to 2025. Watch this interview with Paul Simpson, Chief Executive Officer, CDP.

 

GRI Creates Corporate Leadership Groups

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As a pioneer in the development of sustainability reporting over the past two decades, and the global standard-setter for sustainability disclosures, GRI has led the way in helping organizations and society benefit from reporting and transparency, and has a central role to play in the international dialogue on integrated reporting.

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As a pioneer in the development of sustainability reporting over the past two decades, and the global standard-setter for sustainability disclosures, GRI has led the way in helping organizations and society benefit from reporting and transparency, and has a central role to play in the international dialogue on integrated reporting.

Win A Free Registration To GRI’s Fifth Global Conference!

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GRI is seeking your help in shaping the program for our Fifth Global Conference, which will be held 18-20 May 2016, at the RAI Convention Center in Amsterdam. Vote now and you may win a free registration to GRI’s Fifth Global Conference!

What topics would you like to see covered at our Global Conference? Vote here by selecting three of the following options.

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