sustainability reporting - the next step

Sustainability reporting: The next step

Corporate sustainability reporting has to become mandatory in order to reach sufficient progress towards sustainable development, writes Paul Hohnen, a consultant and Associate Fellow of Chatham House, in the Guardian. Governments should agree on globally valid guidelines of how companies are to report on sustainability aspects – the upcoming Rio+20 conference being perhaps the best…

integrated reporting

Accounting Future: Integrated Reporting and Value Creation

Who’d have thought? Corporate reporting is exciting, writes John Elkington, co-founder of think-tank and consultancy sustainAbility, in the Guardian: As the International Integrated Reporting Committee (IIRC) convened last week, this time in New York, there was no doubting the ambition around the room as members debated how to drive forward requirements for integrated reporting. “Corporate…

Why have UK media ignored climate change announcements?

Record warming of the Earth no longer seems to be news as far as the UK media are concerned, writes The Guardian. “Yesterday, both Nasa and the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced, based on independent analyses of global weather station data, that 2010 tied with 2005 as the warmest year on this…