Tag Archive for 'Global Reporting Initiative'

2degrees Trends in Sustainability Reporting webinar on 12 July 2012

July 3rd, 2012 by 2degrees

The Trends in Sustainability Reporting webinar occurs on Thursday, 12 July 2012 at 3 pm (British Summer Time) or 10 am (Eastern Daylight Time) Around the world, the practice of sustainability reporting is growing. This webinar hosted by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) will highlight the key trends in sustainability reporting around the world, with […]

On-line sustainability conference for the built environment on 9 and 10 November 2011

October 24th, 2011 by Events

Sustainability Now takes place on-line on 9 and 10 November 2011.  The programme showcases innovation in the industry and expert guidance on where the opportunities are for business in the coming months. Paul King will be hosting a debate on the Green Deal with Energy Minister Greg Barker and Kevin McCloud.

HRH Prince of Wales’ address to the ACCA on the Integrated Reporting initiative

September 19th, 2011 by Events

HRH The Prince of Wales addressed the Association for Chartered Certified Accountants Research and Insights Virtual Conference in July 2011 about accounting and sustainability. “The context in which business operates is subject to fundamental change.  The recent financial crisis has demonstrated shortcomings in corporate governance and in risk assessment and risk management. 

Corporate sustainability strategy increases profitability, improves employee morale and attracts new customers according to KPMG report

May 4th, 2011 by KPMG

Companies which have implemented corporate sustainability strategies have enjoyed a broad range of important benefits according to latest research by KPMG. The report, titled ‘Corporate Sustainability: a progress report’, has also highlighted that finance and cost are the biggest challenges companies face when implementing sustainable practices.