Sustainabilty Reporting

Sustainabilty Reporting - Progress on Sustainability...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–5. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Progress on Sustainability Reporting Professor Doug Cerf Donald Bren Graduate School of Environmental Science and Management Corporate Environmental Management (ESM 281) Spring 2008
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Printed on recycled paper-actually better, not printed at all This discussion is on— how/where/why sustainable reporting is done as opposed to…. . determining the sustainable performance of a firm through evaluation of sustainable reports
Background image of page 2
Printed on recycled paper-actually better, not printed at all Sustainable vs. financial reporting What is the driver for various stakeholders? Financial reporting Non financial (sustainable reporting) Mandatory or voluntary Guidelines for each type of reporting Audit/assurance for each type of reporting Disclosure, income management Public relations component Distribution system for each reporting system Implications of including environmental disclosures in required financial reporting Both are evolving
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
better, not printed at all Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) a multi-stakeholder process mission is to develop and disseminate globally applicable sustainability reporting guidelines. voluntary use by organizations for reporting on. .. economic, environmental, and social dimensions of their activities, products, and services . Upwards of 1000 organizations around the world report using the GRI - the world's de facto standard for reporting. Financial reporting is still struggling with international standards
Background image of page 4
Image of page 5
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 18

Sustainabilty Reporting - Progress on Sustainability...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 5. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online