He discussed the prevailing trends in corporate responsibility reporting
at global, regional and national level and also highlighted the efficacy of using GRI-UNGC Business Reporting on SDG guides.
They cover organizational culture: forces that shape thinking, behavior, and success; corporate social responsibility reporting
and sustainability; project management; consumer behavior: the importance of millennials in the tourism industry; performance appraisal: a critical tool in effective human resource management and job analysis: an application in a knowledge-intensive high-performance small or medium sized enterprise.
In 2017, 44 of the top 100 companies have reported on their sustainability performance, compared to 36 in 2016, according to KPMG's Corporate Responsibility Reporting
survey, The Road Ahead, published today.
Mohammad Imran, Director Projects and Training, CSRCP discussed the prevailing trends in corporate responsibility reporting
at global, regional and national level.
In August 2012, Sebi made business responsibility reporting
compulsory for top 100 listed entities based on market capitalisation in their annual reports.
According to the KPMG International Survey of Corporate Responsibility Reporting
2011, corporate responsibility reporting
has become a de facto standard for business, and it enhances the financial value of companies that do it.
In its 2010 Sustainability Report, RadiciGroup has started a transition towards corporate responsibility reporting
in line with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) guidelines.
"The combination of better data and increased investor attention is driving several key trends in sustainability and responsibility reporting
," Probst explains.
The KPMG International Survey of Corporate Responsibility Reporting
2011 looked at common threads running through the top 250 companies as well as 3,400 other companies in 34 countries and 15 sectors.
Investor pressure and stakeholder interests are pushing corporate social responsibility reporting
into the mainstream.
Molson Coors also said that, as it is the company's first corporate responsibility reporting
efforts, it would like to receive viewer feedback through an online survey or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.