Delegates at the International Standards of Accounting and Reporting workshop as part of the UNCTAD World Investment Forum were briefed on the benefits of XBRL in Geneva this week.The program highlighted how to address challenges in corporate reporting, social responsibility, environment protection, and corporate governance. XII Best Practices Chair Ian Hicks offered his perspective on how XBRL supports […]
A survey of GRI data and 67 filing entities across the Middle East shows an uptick in sustainability reporting, especially in the energy sector.
Tim Mohin, Director of Corporate Responsibility for Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), is of the mind that to be truly effective in changing behavior and bringing value to investors and watchdogs alike, sustainability reporting needs to become more focused on the most important issues. “While transparency can drive comparison – and action,” he says, “Too much transparency can, ironically, […]
GRI, in collaboration with Deloitte, is working on the GRI Taxonomy update, which will also include the Financial Services Sector Disclosures. GRI is now calling for sustainability reporting experts from the financial services sector that are familiar with GRI G4 Guidelines to provide their comments on the draft taxonomy. Learn more.