Keep up to date on local and international sustainability developments. Our resources include thought leadership pieces, our submissions on carbon, water, integrated reporting and other sustainability matters and resource materials on sustainability related issues.

The Institute’s sustainability work is led by Karen McWilliams


Integrated reporting


Karen McWilliams

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9 Apr 2014 @ 11:17 | Karen McWilliams

Can our economy come full circle?

Our current ‘take, make, dispose’ economy dictates that it is often cheaper and easier just throw away our old goods such as ...

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19 Mar 2014 @ 11:14 | Karen McWilliams

Can Australia weather the burst of a carbon bubble?

In January, I talked about the risk of the carbon bubble – a potential massive over-valuation of fossil fuel reserves. Earlie...

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27 Feb 2014 @ 12:16 | Karen McWilliams

Not another reporting Framework?

Many organisations are now preparing and publishing a range of information on environmental and sustainability indicators and...

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20 Jan 2014 @ 12:19 | Karen McWilliams

The carbon bubble - accounting issues for fossil fuel reserves

Did you know that between 60-80% of coal, oil and gas reserves of publicly listed companies is ‘unburnable’ if the world is t...

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23 Dec 2013 @ 12:22 | Karen McWilliams

100 days wrap up

The first 100 days of a new government is a time to outline the agenda for the remainder of its political term. It’s also a p...