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Sustainability Standard Setters & Policy Makers

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New Standard Institute Launches Global Sustainability Initiative to Transform Fashion Industry   
September 18, 2020
Source: Complex.com - Over the past decade, a growing number of brands and labels have turned their attention toward sustainability, changing design and production methods that minimize both environmental and social harm. Unfortunately, many companies...
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UN backs new eco-label to help consumers choose sustainable rice   
September 15, 2020
Source: Vaticaan News - The Standard for Sustainable Rice Cultivation developed by the Sustainable Rice Platform (SRP) was launched on September 14. The label will help shoppers reduce their environmental impact by identifying rice that has been...
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Major framework- and standard-setting institutions commit to working on a global comprehensive reporting system   
September 11, 2020
Source: CDSB - Five global organisations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, announce a shared vision of what is needed for progress towards comprehensive corporate reporting...
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Five global organisations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, announce a shared vision of what is needed for progress towards comprehensive corporate reporting – and the intent to work t   
September 11, 2020
Source: CDP - Transparent measurement and disclosure of sustainability performance is now considered to be a fundamental part of effective business management, and essential for preserving trust in business as a force for good. Yet, the...
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Joint Statement: Working Together Towards Comprehensive Corporate Reporting   
September 11, 2020
Source: Integrated Reporting - Five global organizations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, today announce a shared vision of what is needed for progress towards comprehensive corporate...
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Five global organisations, whose frameworks, standards and platforms guide the majority of sustainability and integrated reporting, announce a shared vision of what is needed for progress towards comprehensive corporate reporting – and the intent to work t   
September 11, 2020
Source: SASB - Transparent measurement and disclosure of sustainability performance is now considered to be a fundamental part of effective business management, and essential for preserving trust in business as a force for good. Yet,...
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A powerful interim step towards a single, coherent global set of reporting standards   
September 11, 2020
Source: GRI - The five global sustainability, ESG and integrated reporting framework and standard setting organizations have today launched a report outlining the elements necessary for more comprehensive corporate reporting. The shared vision...
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IFAC Calls for Creation of an International Sustainability Standards Board Alongside the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)   
September 11, 2020
Source: Integrated Reporting - IFAC, the global voice of the accountancy profession, today called for the creation of a new sustainability standards board that would exist alongside the IASB under the IFRS Foundation. The proposed board would address the...
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Accounting for a Sustainable World: Why Quality Disclosure is Required   
September 08, 2020
Source: GRI - The unprecedented challenges posed by COVID-19 have reminded us that we are an interconnected global community. While this crisis rightly has dominated our attention, we must not lose sight of progress on the broader aims of the...
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UN Global Compact and UNESCO's IOC Join Forces to Advance Science-Based Sustainable Ocean Business   
September 03, 2020
Source: UNGC - The UN Global Compact has renewed its commitment to advancing science-based sustainable ocean business by signing a letter of intent with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s Intergovernmental...
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