Research by well-recognized institutions is clearly proving that responsible companies can look to the future with optimism.
Sustainability reporting using the Global Reporting Initiative’s Standards is essentially a four-step process:
Identify – Measure – Manage – Change.
By becoming aware of your company’s most important impacts towards the environment and all your key stakeholders – investors, clients, employees, suppliers and the wider society – you will be able to measure, set targets, take action to minimize your negative impacts and increase your positive impacts.
Take action and use the GRI Standards in order to maintain and increase the value of your company
With each SustainCase case study, the FBRH team will highlight one key impact identified by a company reporting in accordance with the GRI Standards and show how it has taken a structured, systematic approach to improving performance. With such positive action companies build trust, by dealing responsibly and conscientiously with their impact on the environment and on their stakeholders: clients, suppliers, shareholders, local communities, NGOs or local government. The added value of using this structured and methodical approach and dealing with sustainability in a responsible way is that these companies are laying the foundation for good communication.
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SustainCase: How Vodafone responds to customer and public concerns about mobiles, masts and public health
SustainCase: How Deloitte invests in talented professionals, mentoring and developing future leaders
SustainCase: How the Canary Wharf Group generates employment and creates opportunities for local businesses in the Canary Wharf Estate
SustainCase: How Marks & Spencer helps young people into work by opening up vocational training and work placement opportunities
SustainCase: Allianz’s strategies and policies for reducing its environmental impact and combating climate change
SustainCase: How Barclays is setting clear and consistent expectations of behaviour for its employees, ensuring societal and environmental considerations are taken into account in decision-making
SustainCase: BT’s policies and measures to ensure its customers feel secure while using its technology and confident that BT will respect and protect their personal information
SustainCase: How P&G reduces its manufacturing waste and pilots ways to find worth in manufacturing and consumer waste
SustainCase: How the World Bank is promoting a positive and respectful workplace in order to retain the world’s top talent
SustainCase: How Coca-Cola is ensuring the sustainability of local water sources everywhere it operates
SustainCase: The European Investment Bank’s (EIB) strategies and initiatives to support sustainable employment and growth in Europe
SustainCase: How Hilton is developing programs and initiatives that support business objectives while managing social and environmental impacts in its supply chain
SustainCase: Credit Suisse’s strategies and policies for attracting and retaining talent as an employer of choice, fostering diversity and inclusion
SustainCase: Deutsche Bank’s policies and measures for strengthening its control framework and preventing financial crime
SustainCase: How E.ON is developing environmentally friendly products and services to ensure it is the partner of choice for energy solutions
SustainCase: How Hong Kong’s Drainage Services Department promotes greening, biodiversity and the revitalization of water bodies while providing world-class wastewater treatment and stormwater drainage services
SustainCase: How Swissport maintains and promotes, for its employees, a corporate culture and behaviour in which honesty, integrity and respect for the law are viewed as essential
SustainCase: How Emirates Transport is ensuring security and safety in its services as a public transport provider
SustainCase: Qatar’s Energy and Industry Sector’s water management policies, targets and initiatives
SustainCase: How Evergreen Marine ensures that its new container ships are environmentally friendly and energy efficient
SustainCase: How Tiffany & Co. heightens public awareness of responsible mining issues and supports the development of broadly acceptable standards for responsible mining
Innovability: How Enel combines innovation and sustainability in energy-related projectsHow RWE makes its electricity generation more climate friendly
How SIX contributes to the stability and attractiveness of the Swiss financial center through forward-looking services
How the KU Leuven FEB (Faculty of Economics and Business) integrates ethics, responsibility and sustainability themes into educational programs and research
How HP uses its technology, capital, and resources to create opportunities in underserved communities
How the Saudi Investment Bank gains and preserves public trust through effective corporate governance practices
How Nestlé strives to operate with a fundamental respect for the rights of the people it employs, does business with or otherwise interacts with
How Hitachi strives to contribute to the creation of a prosperous society by driving innovation, utilizing its advanced technologies