Water & natural capital

Water is a valued resource and is increasingly in short supply around the globe. New developments are occurring around water including the introduction of water accounting standards.

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  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Support suite

    As part of its celebrations for 15 years of sustainability reporting guidance, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has restructured its services and created the GRI Support Suite.

    Published on 31 July 2015

  • More sustainability resources

    A new paper examining future trends in sustainability and corporate reporting and disclosure has been released by the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) Reporting 2025 project.

    Published on 9 July 2015

  • New sustainability reporting resources

    A new paper examining future trends in sustainability and corporate reporting and disclosure has been released by the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) Reporting 2025 project.

    Published on 19 June 2015

  • More new sustainability reporting resources

    Two new publications designed to assist in the reporting of water and other environmental issues have been released by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) and are featured in its April newsletter

    Published on 10 April 2015

  • CFOs publish practical ways to integrate sustainability into their organisations

    The Prince's Accounting for Sustainability Project (A4S) Chief Financial Officer Leadership Network has published four guides to help the finance and accounting community ...

    Published on 10 March 2015

  • Environmental reporting consultation webinar

    The CDSB is hosting a webinar on 21 November to encourage participation in its current consultation on the updated draft of its reporting framework.

    Published on 14 November 2014

  • More consultation on environmental reporting frameworks

    The Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) has released an updated draft of its reporting framework that will assist users report a wider variety of environmental information.

    Published on 7 November 2014

  • New sustainability reporting developments

    Several new resources on sustainability issues have been released in recent weeks

    Published on 10 October 2014

  • Developing the natural capital protocol

    Leading world experts have agreed to work together to develop a harmonised method of measuring and valuing how the natural environment affects business

    Published on 18 July 2014

  • Water Accounting Standards Board disbanded

    As a result of the recent Federal Budget, one of the cost saving measures being implemented by the Bureau of Meteorology is that it will cease work on water information standards.

    Published on 26 June 2014