“A sustainability report must be concise and comparable”

Colombia is in the top 5 of the countries that report the most. Having sustainable policies is one of the biggest challenges facing companies today. They seek to meet the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and for this there are standards of accountability in sustainability such as the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), used by large companies globally. Tim […]

August 01 / 2019
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The economic case for ESG disclosure

When it comes to corporate transparency, the United States is at a crossroads. To one side is maintaining the status quo, with a patchy reporting landscape for environmental, social and governance (ESG) information. On the other side is an opportunity to take action to create an ESG disclosure system that provides consistency and delivers quality […]

July 30 / 2019
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Building a Sustainable and Competitive Economy

An Examination of Proposals to Improve Environmental, Social, and Governance Disclosures I thank the Subcommittee for inviting me to appear at today’s hearing. This Subcommittee has an integral role in ensuring that financial markets, international trade, and banking remain stable and strong for all Americans, and the policy being considered today is a crucial part […]

July 29 / 2019
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Tim Mohin interview on Columbian companies

“Colombia is in the top five countries that report sustainability” Read more (Spanish): https://www.larepublica.co/responsabilidad-social/colombia-esta-en-el-top-cinco-de-los-paises-que-mas-reportan-sostenibilidad-2867823

June 20 / 2019
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We are witnessing the collapse of nature

As the global community marks International Biodiversity Day (22 May), we also face the sobering fact that human impact on the planet has entered a stage that is fast approaching a point of no return. For earth’s living ecosystems, the effect is already being keenly felt at its devastating worst. By now we all understand […]

May 23 / 2019
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ESG Reporting: A Virtuous Cycle

“Investor interest in aligning capital is really a means to an end, and that end is sustainable development.” – Tim Mohin I recently sat down with long-time acquaintance, Tim Mohin, CEO of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and author of the book, Changing Business from the Inside Out, to discuss the state of environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting. […]

April 22 / 2019
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Why good standards — both ESG and financial — matter

An FT article on 2 April carried sweeping claims by Hans Hoogervorst, chair of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), that ‘greenwashing is rampant’ in sustainability reporting. The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the leading independent sustainability standards body, categorically refutes this assertion. Mr Hoogervorst’s arguments misrepresent the role of standard setters such as GRI, and […]

April 09 / 2019
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Sustainability Reporting for Sustainable Development

Tim Mohin hosts an event in Colombo, Sri Lanka, encouraging sustainable development. “More and more companies are starting to realize that sustainability reporting is not only a business opportunity, it’s a business necessity. Reporting on their impacts promotes transparency, which in turn helps them anticipate risks and informs decision making.” Read the whole article at […]

April 01 / 2019
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The clock is ticking, time is running out and business is very much a part of the agenda

“A cultural and social shift is afoot, with more corporations waking up to the potential of sustainability to create value, moving away from a romanticized “stock photo” concept of CSR. As that notion becomes more mainstream, so too does the emphasis on where environmental concerns intersect with social ones, with the potential for systemic change […]

March 04 / 2019
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Tim Mohin speaks at GRI North America Summit

8:00 AM Monday, February 25, 2019 Details and register at GRI.org

February 23 / 2019
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