Transparency brings corporate response to Black Lives Matter into focus

(News of The South) -“In recent weeks we have seen a tipping point reached – and passed – in the Black Lives Matter movement. As protests have spread around the world, they have ignited demands for equality and an end to systemic racial bias in all its forms. Organizations are rightly being pressed to set […]

June 19 / 2020
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COVID crisis reinforces need for governments to go green

In the early months of 2020 we heard much from the European Commission about the ‘Green Deal’ – an ambitious package of measures for the EU to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. Yet in just a few short weeks, priorities in Europe and around the world have necessarily shifted to combating the coronavirus pandemic. Against this […]

April 16 / 2020
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A Treehugger’s Guide to Working in Corporates

We are pleased to invite you to this special event ‘Changing Business from the Inside Out: A treehugger’s guide to working in corporates’! Mon Jan 06, 2020 | EY, 150 Antonio Vivaldistraat, Amsterdam, Netherlands https://allevents.in/amsterdam/a-treehuggers-guide-to-working-in-corporates-w-tim-mohin-ceo-of-gri/1000084522159053

January 04 / 2020
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First Global Standard for Tax Transparency

Tim Mohin, GRI Chief Executive said: “Payment of taxes is a major way for companies to support the communities where they operate. Yet too many businesses are unwilling to disclose how much, and where, they pay taxes. GRI’s Tax Standard challenges this status quo by outlining clear best practice for disclosure.   I believe more […]

December 20 / 2019
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Limited Time Sale!

For one week, beginning Cyber Monday (December 2), Berrett-Koehler Publishers will have a special discounted price on Changing Business From the Inside Out – 40% off from their online store! Don’t miss this opportunity, which include free shipping. Details at BKConnection.com: https://www.bkconnection.com/books/title/changing-business-from-the-inside-out

November 19 / 2019
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Supply and demand: the business case for full transparency

The expectations on companies to be transparent about their ways of working are greater than ever before. Nowhere more so than in the area of supply chain management. In our globalized economy, how businesses outsource as well as purchase often determine the majority of their impacts on people and the planet.  There have been recent […]

November 19 / 2019
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If capitalism wants to match the ‘reboot’ rhetoric, it must become transparent

David Dodwell’s article, “Capitalism is in crisis. It cannot be business as usual for very much longer” (September 23), put forward that capitalism needs a “painful reset” to change focus from economic growth to improving livelihoods.This followed an editorial in the Financial Times in August on why major companies have committed to “explicitly elevating broader interests such […]

October 03 / 2019
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It’s Time for Business Leaders to Take off the Blinders

By Tim Mohin, Chief Executive, Global Reporting Initiative The pledge by 181 CEO members of the Business Roundtable that their companies will now serve all stakeholders, not just shareholders, has ignited fierce debate. But, in my humble opinion, it is largely a false debate. At first glance, the development seems revolutionary. After all, it reverses the long-held […]

September 10 / 2019
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Sustainability issues fast becoming a priority for firms

Fast becoming an accepted business practice was sustainability reporting. This helped organisations measure, understand and communicate information such as their environmental and social performance. Mr Tom Mohin, chief executive of Global Reporting Initiative, discussed more with CNA.

September 06 / 2019
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We collaborate with and enable consultants, we don’t compete with them

The world’s most widely recognised sustainability reporting standard, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), has launched in Southeast Asia, with Singapore as the regional base. The Amsterdam-headquartered non-profit, whose standard is used by three quarters of the world’s biggest companies, aims to help Southeast Asian companies identify and manage their environmental, social and governance (ESG) impacts in a […]

September 05 / 2019
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