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Predicting an uncertain future : narrative reporting and risk information
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2011-04-01) - Report
This paper reviews the state of risk and business forecast information disclosure in narrative reporting. It is based on a review of annual reports from industry leaders in the UK, Germany, the US, Canada, Australia, ...
Sustainable development : fourth annual assessment of progress by the Scottish Government
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-12) - Report
SDC Scotland’s annual assessment is based on a review of government policy across a range of topics from economy and energy to education, health, waste and biodiversity. The conclusions and recommendations are also based ...
Pursuing environmental sustainability
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-05-22) - Report
This report describes findings from research that was conducted with organisations that have put environmental integrity or ecological sustainability at the core of their mission. The basic assumptions of this research are ...
Smarter moves : how information communications technology can promote sustainable mobility
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-01) - Report
Transport currently accounts for 29% of the UK’s total carbon dioxide emissions, and unlike other major sectors, its emissions continue to rise. But by making more effective use of information communications technology we ...
Sustainability reporting matters : what are national governments doing about it?
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-12-09) - Report
This paper makes a number of recommendations for national governments and organisations that are responsible for developing guidelines and frameworks for sustainability reporting in the future.
Disclosures on managing human rights risks
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2011-10-06) - Report
This report examines the human rights governance, risk management and reporting quality of companies in the ASX 100. The report focuses predominantly on the 47 companies in the ASX 100 identified by CAER as having high-risk ...
Is corporate China ready for the green economy?
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2012-10) - Report
This report summarises the ACCA and WWF roundtable held in Beijing on 29 June 2012, one of a series of events addressing sustainability issues relevant to the business community in Asia.
Disclosures on water
(Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, 2010-06-08) - Report
Part of a series of research projects which analyses disclosures on areas of non-financial performance by Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) companies. This report examines the reporting quality of 32 companies from the ...
Green investment bank : response by the Sustainable Development Commission to the Environmental Audit Committee inquiry
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2010-10) - Report
The Sustainable Development Commission responded to the Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee call for evidence on the Green Investment Bank by making this submission.
Know your environmental limits : a local leaders’ guide
(Sustainable Development Commission, 2011-03) - Report
This report is intended to help local governance bodies and community groups take their first steps in recognising and developing ways of living within environmental limits, and for government and its agencies to establish ...