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Why are GRI report publication dates shifting to later?
As a GRI-G4 certified practitioner in sustainability reporting, I note an interesting trend. Reporting dates appear to show a forward shift (on average), although you might expect the opposite, as organisations get better at it. Why is this?
Welcoming Petrus Gildenhuys
Petrus Gildenhuys, formerly with ERM and PwC, has joined Prizma's networked and outcome oriented consulting practice as a Senior Sustainability Reporting and Assurance Advisor. Petrus has already been contributing to several of Prizma's recent projects. These include an independent assurance engagement for a GRI-G4 sustainability reporter in the mining sector, and assisting the
Postcard from Portugal
Recently, I had a chance to join my colleague
Assisting World Bank with Sustainability Reporting Review Panel
Prizma has been invited by the
NGO BankTrack zooming in on Equator Banks
BankTrack, a networked NGO, continuous to position itself as a watchdog of the
Prizma supporting Independent Engineer on Mining Project
Prizma is pleased to be invited by
To learn more about Prizma, please access its latest newsletter here (PDF, 501 KB). Articles highlight recent assignments: Biodiversity Management Strategy & Plan for Kumtor Gold Mine; Sustainability Reporting for Lucara Diamond Corp.; Training Community Relations Officers from Mongolia, Turkey and Kyrgyzstan; and Gold Reserve's update about its ICSID Arbitration case.
Mehrdad Nazari, Prizma's Director, was among
Uptake of Independent Accountability Mechanisms at MFIs
Responding to stakeholder expectations, leading multilateral financial institutions have adopted Independent Accountability Mechanisms. They typically provide problem solving, compliance review and, in some instances, broader advisory services. Their case load and sectoral distribution varies considerably. Should IAMs be expanded to other bodies, like the Equator Banks?