TITLE

Global Reporting Initiative

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Essential Director;2003, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "global reporting initiative" is presented. It refers to the international multi-stake effort to create a common framework for voluntary reporting of the economic, environmental and social impact of organization's activities. Its mission is to enhance the comparability and credibility of sustainability reporting practices worldwide.
ACCESSION #
26023755

 

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