The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) have issued a statement confirming a high level of interoperability between their respective sustainability reporting standards.
In another important milestone on the path to sustainability reporting in the EU, the European Commission has announced its adoption of the European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS).
Accountancy Europe has expressed its support for the European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS) as a critical tool in promoting relevant and verifiable information for sustainable business models.
The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has submitted feedback on the European Commission’s (EC) European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS), emphasising the importance of transparency and interoperability to support a global reporting system and avoid regulatory fragmentation.
In a public meeting of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group’s Sustainability Reporting Board (EFRAG SRB) held in early July, Commissioner Mairead McGuinness outlined areas of attention for the EFRAG Sustainability Reporting Pillar.
The European Commission has now published, for a four week consultation period, a set of revisions to the European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRSs).
Guest blog by Jacques Urlus, Chairman of the XBRL Netherlands Foundation. EFRAG has announced that the first final version of its taxonomy for ESG information will be released at the end of September. That leaves 14 months for the first listed companies to release their formatted annual reports containing the tagged ESG information.
The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) recently published the basis for conclusions which accompany the first set of draft European Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS), submitted to the European Commission in November 2022.
The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) has published over 20 educational videos diving into the first set of European Single Reporting Standards (ESRS). The ESRS are the EU’s sustainability reporting standards, designed to promote consistency and comparability in sustainability reporting.