G&A Institute Update (Issue 5, December 2011) -- US Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility Reporting

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G&A Institute Update (Issue 5, December 2011) -- US Corporate Sustainability & …


ISSUE 5 | December 20, 2011



Update: US Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility Reporting


From small beginnings, US companies have dramatically stepped up their disclosure practices and formalized reporting on sustainability and responsibility strategies, goals, performance, and achievements. 
A growing number of shareholders are keenly interested in these disclosures. So are key stakeholders including employees, shareholders, business partners, suppliers, and others. The influential parties shaping access to capital, setting market valuations, and shaping reputations of US companies, are the primary audience for these reports.

In this Update newsletter you’ll find news, perspectives and results of our monitoring, trendwatching and corporate reporting analysis.

Issue #5 Headlines | December 20, 2011


We invite you to read the Update contents – news you can use about corporate S&R transparency and reporting that is shaping investor and stakeholder perception in the “new normal” of the capital markets. 
  - The G&A Institute Team

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We invite corporate and institutional managers to submit their company or organization report directly to us at:  reports@ga-institute.com
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Governance & Accountability Institute is the “Sustainability Headquarters™” for clients in the corporate, investment, public and social sectors.  The G&A team provides research, monitoring, advisory and strategic information resources to clients in the corporate, investment, public and social sectors.

G&A Institute closely monitors the sustainability, responsibility, environmental, citizenship, and other similarly-titled reporting of US domestic corporations and the US-based subsidiaries of non-US companies.  We also monitor reports of trade and professional associations, non-profits, the public sector, professional practices, and colleges & universities. 

G&A Institute is the USA Data Partner of the GRI We monitor, receive, collect, analyze, and database the US corporate (and institutional) reports and make these publicly available.  G&A Institute is the Data Partner of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in the United States. 

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