Integrated Sustainability Reporting and Assurance. CIS Conference – Corporate Governance September 2009. Overview … see the wood for the trees. Sustainability reporting and assurance – ‘The trees’: some highlights & lowlights Integrated sustainability reporting and assurance: ‘The wood’
Integrated Sustainability Reporting and Assurance
CIS Conference – Corporate Governance
(CR Reporting Awards ’08 p31)
“A key challenge for leadership is to make sustainability issues mainstream: the leadership must integrate strategy, sustainability and control (integrated governance), and establish the values and ethics that underpin sustainable practices.
Governance, strategy and sustainability have become inseparable”
KING III (2009:13)
Nova Nordisk A/S
ASSURANCE“credibility generating mechanism”
CONTENT“reporting on the thorny issues well”
“The development of such future sustainability reporting will be meaningful, credible, comparable information about the key drivers of overall business success, taking into account of external impacts of the organisation.
Each company is on a journey, changing over time… It’s time to properly address the real issues”
Where to from here?
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