As populations in cities continue to increase, sustainable development becomes essential to their economic, environmental, and social preservation.
Completely revised! Here is how you can get started in creating your own sustainability report.
City government have substantial sustainability impacts. The rationale for city sustainability reporting is discussed here.
This is the Indianapolis Airport Authority's (IAA) first GRI4 sustainability report, one of the first in the world.
In 2013, Ball State University was one of the first North American universities to publish a GRI4 sustainability report. This is its fourth annual report.
The city of Bloomington, Indiana, reported its sustainability impacts in its first GRI sustainability report.
This is Ball State University's third annual sustainability report.
Ball State University uses both GRI and STARS (Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System), the latter developed by AASHE (Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education), to report its sustainability impacts. Its experience using both frameworks is detailed here.
Third-party assurance for sustainability reporting is critically needed to establish trust with stakeholders. This article explains the different types of assurance services that are available.
The second GRI report published by Ball State University was an "A" level GRI G3.1 report.
With this report, Ball State University became one of the first North American universities to publish a GRI sustainability report.
Sustainability reporting can help you focus on what matters to your organization. This book provides a concise review of sustainability reporting frameworks, as well as the latest trends in reporting. In it you can learn how sustainability reporting can benefit your organization.