Measuring, Managing & Reporting - Public Agency Activity Jan 2013
Measuring, Managing & Reporting on Sustainability The Role of Public Agencies - Thomas Day – US Postal Service - Linda Glazier – Washington State Department of Ecology - Matt Harris – San Diego International Airport - Adam Sulkowski – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth - Vance Fong – EPA Region 9Venue, Date Moderator: Mike Wallace Director, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
Range of Terminology• CSR - Corporate Social Responsibility• CC - Corporate Citizenship• SD - Sustainable Development• ES - Environmental Sustainability• BE - Business Ethics• CE - Corporate Ethics• CG - Corporate Governance• ESG - Environmental, Social & Governance• IR - Integrated reporting Non-Financial Reporting
GRI’s Vision & MissionVision A sustainable global economy where organizations manage their economic, environmental, social and governance performance and impacts responsibly and report transparently.Mission To make sustainability reporting standard practice by providing guidance and support to organizations.
The GRI Guidelines GRI Principles: These guide the content and quality of your reporting. Materiality, boundary-setting, inclusiveness, stakeholder engagement etc. GRI reporting elements: 1. Profile Disclosures Strategy, About, Governance. 2. Disclosures on Management Approach EC, EN, LA, HR, SO, PR 3. Performance Indicators EC, EN, LA, HR, SO, PR
Fall River Sustainability Report:1st A level G3.1 city report in world1st GRI-guided city report in USADartmouth Sustainability Report:1st A level G3.1 town report in world1st GRI-guided town report in USA