Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Food & Beverage Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Food & Beverage Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Food & Beverage Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 96 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Food & Beverage Sector are:

  1. Customer Health and Safety
  2. Marketing Communications
  3. Products and Services
  4. Transport
  5. Public Policy
  6. Product and Service Labeling
  7. Materials
  8. Water
  9. Energy
  10. Emissions, Effluents and Waste

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Food & Beverage Sector study are:

AB Anders Löfberg, Alko, Alpina, Alsea, Altia, Amorim, Anheuser-Busch Companies, Asia Pacific Breweries Limited (APBL), Autogrill, Axfood, Barry Callebaut AG, BFS Group Limited, BONDUELLE SAS, BRF (Brasil Foods), Brown-Forman Corporation, Bunge Brazil, C.D.A. di Cattelan srl, Campbell Soup, Carlsberg Group, CCU, CELLER VEGA AIXALA, Cermaq, Chicken of the Sea, Coca-Cola Company, Coca-Cola de Argentina, Coca-Cola Femsa, Coca-Cola Germany, Coca-Cola HBC Switzerland, Coca-Cola Hellenic, Coca-Cola Hellenic Russia, Coca-Cola Hungary, Coca-Cola İcecek Turkey, Coca-Cola UK, Colombina, ConAgra Foods, Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma, Danone Group, Danone Poland, Darden Restaurants, Diageo, Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Erre de Vic, FEMSA, Ferrero International, Florida Ice & Farm Company (FIFCO), General Mills, Goodman Fielder, Grupo ARCOR, Grupo Bimbo, Grupo Marfrig, Grupo Nutresa, Heineken N.V., Heineken Spain, Hershey’s, Hormel Foods, ICI,Joh. Barth & Sohn GmbH & Co. KG, Kärntnermilch, Kellogg, Kooperativa Förbundet Ekonomisk Förening (KF), Lantmännen, LVMH Group, Mahou-San Miguel Group, Marine Harvest, McDonald’s Australia, McDonald’s Corporation, McDonald’s Deutschland Inc., Zweigniederlassung München, MoliNos Río de la Plata, Nestlé, Nestle Hellas, Nestlé Hungária, Nestlé Poland, Nestlé Portugal, OLEUM FLUMEN, Pacific Andes International Holdings Limited, Palsgaard, PRONACA, Riopaila Castilla S.A., Royal Wessanen, SABMiller UK, SanCor Cooperativas Unidas Limitada, Sanford, Simplot Australia, Smithfield,Spendrups Bryggerier AB, Starbucks Coffee Company, Sunny Delight, Tim Hortons, Unilever Brazil, Unilever Israel, Union de Cervecerias Peruanas Backus y Johnston, Vaasan, Vöslauer, Wesfarmers, Westfleisch, ŻYWIEC ZDRÓJ S.A.

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Financial Services Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Financial Services Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Financial Services Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 134 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the Sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Financial Services Sector are:

  1. Customer Privacy
  2. Materials
  3. Marketing Communications
  4. Equal Remuneration for Women and Men
  5. Training and Education
  6. Public Policy
  7. Investment and Procurement Practices
  8. Diversity and Equal Opportunity
  9. Corruption
  10. Indirect Economic Impacts

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Financial Services Sector study are:

Aargauische Kantonalbank, ABN AMRO Holding, Absa, Access Bank PLC, ACE Seguros S.A., AEGON, Agence Française de Développement, Akbank, Allianz, ALPHA Bank, Arab Bank, Assicurazioni Generali, ATEbank, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ), Banco do Brasil, Banco Galicia, Bank Millennium S.A., Bank Of Montreal, Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), Barclays, Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank BLKB, Basler Kantonalbank, BBVA Bancomer, BBVA Colombia, BBVA Provincial, Berner Kantonalbank, BicBanco, Bilbao Bizkaia Kutxa (BBK), BNY Mellon, Bonus Vorsorge, CaixaBank, Cajamar Caja Rural, CIMB Foundation under CIMB Group, CISCO Thailand, Citigroup, Comergon, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Development Bank of the Philippines, Diners Club del Ecuador, Discovery, DKV Seguros, DNB NOR, Eksport Kredit Fonden (EKF), Etera, Etica Sgr S.p.A., European Reliance, Ficohsa, FIRA – Banco de Mexico, Folksam, Fonds de solidarité FTQ, Fouriertransform, GNP Seguros, Government Savings Bank, Graubundner Kantonalbank (GKB), Grupo Sancor Seguros, Grupo Sura, Hatton National Bank (HNB), HNB Assurance PLC, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, Humana, IBERCAJA BANCO, S.A.U, IDLC, ING Group, Innnovationsbron, Instituto Infraero de Seguridade Social -INFRAPREV, Insurance Australia Group (IAG), Intesa Sanpaolo, Investec, Investissement Quebec, JPMorgan Chase, KBC Group, Kendall Court, Kutxa, Kuwait Finance Housing, Landbank Of The Philippines, Landesbank Baden-Wüerttemberg (LBBW), LeasePlan, Liberty Group, Montepaschi Group, Morgan Stanley, Munich Re, Mutualista Pichincha, National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), National Bank of Greece, National Bank of Oman, Nationale Suisse, Nedbank Group, NIBC Bank, Nordea Bank, Norrlandsfonden, Northern Trust, Nykredit, Oesterreichische Kontrollbank, Oesterreichische Nationalbank, PREVI, Prudential Financial Inc, Raiffeisen Schweiz, Redecard, Sanlam, Sarasin, SBAB, Sberbank, Scotiabank, Shinhan Financial Group, SIX Group, Standard Bank, Standard Life, State Street Corporation, SulAmérica Companhia Nacional de Seguros, Suramericana S.A, SVEDAB, Svensk Exportkredit, Swedfund International, Swiss Re, TD Bank Financial Group, The Co-operators, The GPT Group, The National Commercial Bank (NCB), The Saudi Investment Bank (SAIB), Triglav Insurance Company, Triodos Bank, UBS, UCA Funds Management, Unicredit, Union Bank, Union Investment, Valiant, Vancity, VidaCaixa, Vontobel Gruppe, VTB Group, Wells Fargo & Company, Zürcher Kantonalbank

 

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Equipment Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Equipment Sector? 

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Equipment Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 12 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Equipment Sector are:

  1. Customer Health and Safety
  2. Indigenous Rights
  3. Energy
  4. Anti-Competitive Behavior
  5. Emissions, Effluents and Waste
  6. Products and Services
  7. Product and Service Labeling
  8. Compliance
  9. Public Policy
  10. Corruption

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Equipment Sector study are:

ABB Asea Brown Boveri Ltd, China National Erzhong Group Co. – China, Dresser-Rand, Eastman Kodak Company, Fiat Industrial, Mauser Group, Outotec, Promega, SBM Offshore, Sulzer, Westport Innovations, Zehnder Group

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

 

Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Energy Utilities Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Energy Utilities Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Energy Utilities Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 49 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Energy Utilities Sector are:

  1. Compliance
  2. Anti-Competitive Behavior
  3. Labor/Management Relations
  4. Public Policy
  5. Biodiversity
  6. Indigenous Rights
  7. Emissions, Effluents and Waste
  8. Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining
  9. Investment and Procurement Practices
  10. Occupational Health and Safety

Results: The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Energy Utilities Sector study are:

AES Brasil, Alliander, American Electric Power (AEP), APG, APG All Pensions Group, Aurora Energy, BC Hydro, Capital Power Corporation, CHESF, China Southern Power Grid, Companhia de Electricidade de Macau (CEM), Copagaz, Dong Energy, Duke Energy, E.ON, EDP (Energias de Portugal), EDP Renováveis, Elektrizitätswerke des Kantons Zürich (EKZ), EnBW AG (Energie Baden-Wüerttemberg), Enexis, ERARING ENERGY, Eskom, Essent, EWO, Exelon Corp, FEDA, Gas Natural SDG, Green Mountain Energy, Gruppo Hera, Gruppo SGR, Guelph Hydro Inc., Horizon Holdings, Hydro Quebec, IDGC of Centre and Volga Region (Interregional Distributive Grid Company of Centre and Volga Region), Isagen, KHNP, Neste Oil, NRG Energy, Nuon, POSCO Energy, Power Seraya, RWE, SP Ausnet, Spectra Energy, Terna, Toronto Hydro Corporation, Vantaan Energia, Vattenfall,VERBUND

 

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Energy Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Energy Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Energy Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 151 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Energy Sector are:

  1. Overall (Environmental)
  2. Biodiversity
  3. Security Practices
  4. Indigenous Rights
  5. Market Presence
  6. Equal Remuneration for Women and Men
  7. Emissions, Effluents and Waste
  8. Water
  9. Indirect Economic Impacts
  10. Local Communities

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Energy Sector study are:
Abeinsa, Abengoa Bioenergía, Abengoa Solar, Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company, Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), AEM (Atomenergomash), Apache Corporation, Aygaz, Banpu Public Company Limited, Bashneft, BG Group, BP International Ltd., BPCL, Cairn Energy, Cenovus Energy, CESP, Chevron Corporation, Chilectra, China Shenhua, CLP, Consol Energy, CTEEP, Dolphin Energy, Duke Energy Perú, Ecopetrol, Edipower, Edison, Elcogas, Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT), Electricity Generating Public Company (EGCO), Electroperu, Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (Endesa Chile), Enagas S.A., EnCana, Endesa Colombia, Eneco Groep, Energiedienst, Energy Development Corporation (EDC), Enersis, Eni S.P.A., ENMAX, Entergy, ERG (Gruppo ERG), Essar Energy, EVN, FGC UES (Federal Grid Company of United Energy System), Firestone Energy Ltd, Fortum, Gamesa, Gas Natural Argentina, Gas Natural Colombia, GASAG, Gases de occidente, Gasum, Gazprom Neft, Genelec, Gestore dei Servizi Energetici (GSE), Grupa Lotos, GRUPO UNIÓN FENOSA GAS, GS Caltex, Halliburton, Hellenic Petroleum, Hess Corporation, Imperial Oil, INA, INTER RAO UES, Invensys, ista Deutschland GmbH, Itaipu Binacional, IWB, JetOil, Johnson Controls, KONČAR, Korea East-West Power Corporation, Korea Gas Corporation, Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC), Lunds Energikoncernen, Marquard & Bahls AG, MOESK (Moscow United Electric Grid Company), MOL Group, Motor Oil Hellas, Nexen, NIS a.d. Novi Sad, Nisource, Norrenergi AB, Occidental Petroleum (Oxy), OCI Company Ltd., oekostrom, Omega Energy Colombia, Omnicane Limited, OMV, Oneok, Origin, Pacific Rubiales Energy, PEMEX Petroleos Mexicanos, Petron Corporation, Petronas, Pomorskiej Spółki Gazownictwa, Premier Oil, PTT Exploration and Production Public Company, PTT Public Company Limited, Qatar Petroleum, RasGas, REN, Repsol Perú, Repsol YPF, Repsol YPFEcuador, RN-PEP, Rosenergoatom, Rosneft, Royal Dutch Shell, RUSHYDRO, Russian Concern for Electric and Thermal Energy Production at Nuclear Power Plants, Sakhalin Energy, Samchully, Samsung Heavy Industries, Santos, Sempra Energy, SEVERNEFTEGAZPROM, Shell Canada, Sinergy, Snam Rete Gas, S-OIL, SolarWorld, Sorgenia, SPARK IBERICA S. A. U., Statoil ASA, STX Energy, Subdirección de Producción Región Marina Noroeste, Pemex Exploracción y Producción (SPRMNE PEP), Suncor Energy, Surtigas, Talisman Energy, Tatneft, TDE S.A., Technip, Teekay Petrojarl (TKPJ), TENEX (Techsnabexport), Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO), Tesoro, Thai Oil, The Bangchak Petroleum Plc., The Linde Group, TNK-BP, TOTAL, Tractebel Energia, TRU Energy, Tullow Oil, Turku Energia, TVEL, Usina São Manoel, Wärtsilä Corporation

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Consumer Durables Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Consumer Durables Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Consumer Durables Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 11 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Consumer Durables Sector are:

  1. Investment and Procurement Practices
  2. Indigenous Rights
  3. Products and Services
  4. Anti-Competitive Behavior
  5. Public Policy
  6. Prevention of Forced and Compulsory Labor
  7. Customer Health and Safety
  8. Non-Discrimination
  9. Compliance
  10. Materials

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Consumer Durables Sector study are:

BSH Group, Franke Artemis Group, Husqvarna AB, Miele, Mohawk Industries, Nokia Corporation, Panasonic Corporation, Philips International B.V., Rexam PLC, Sedus, Solarcentury

 

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Construction Materials Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Construction Materials Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Construction Materials Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 23 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Construction Materials Sector are:

  1. Materials
  2. Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining
  3. Transport
  4. Local Communities
  5. Child Labor
  6. Labor/Management Relations
  7. Customer Privacy
  8. Remediation
  9. Anti-Competitive Behavior
  10. Biodiversity

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Construction Materials Sector study are:

Cashbuild, CEMEX, Cemex Deutschland AG, Cimpor, Colacem, CRH, FYM, Hercules General Cement, Holcim, Holcim Italia, Johns Manville, Lafarge, Masisa (Grupo Nueva), Owens Corning, Palfinger, Saint-Gobain, Sodimac, Spartech Corporation, Tarmac, TITAN CEMENT, U.S. Silica Company, Wienerberger, Xella

 

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Construction Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Construction Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Construction Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 31 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the Sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Construction Sector are:

  1. Anti-Competitive Behavior
  2. Non-Discrimination
  3. Corruption
  4. Economic Performance
  5. Assessment
  6. Compliance
  7. Remediation
  8. Training and Education
  9. Local Communities
  10. Occupational Health and Safety

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Construction Sector study are:

Acciona, Allgemeine Baugesellschaft – A. Porr AG, Attiki Odos, Ballast Nedam, Boskalis, Carillion, Coinstar, Crest Nicholson, Dessau, Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V., Engro Corporation, Grupo ACS, Grupo TRAGSA, GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C), Implenia, Impresa Pierantoni, Javierre  S.L., JSC Afrikantov OKBM, KB Home, Layne Christensen, Lemminkäinen, Lucky Cement, Peab, POSCO Engineering & Construction Co.,Ltd., Royal BAM Group, Salini Costruttori, Semafo, SPbAEP (Saint Petersburg Research and Design Institute ATOMENERGOPROEKT), Svevia, TBI, Yüksel

 

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Conglomerates Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Conglomerates Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Conglomerates Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 23 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Conglomerates Sector are:

  1. Child Labor
  2. Water
  3. Compliance
  4. Prevention of Forced and Compulsory Labor
  5. Employment
  6. Non-Discrimination
  7. Training and Education
  8. Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining
  9. Economic Performance
  10. Marketing Communications

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Conglomerates Sector study are:

3M Company, ALFA, Astra International, Ball Corporation, Bayer AG, Bombardier, Essar Shipping, Fourlis Group of Companies, Georg Fischer, John Keells Group, Keppel Corporation, Maersk Group, Mytilineos Holdings S.A., Piepenbrock Unternehmensgruppe, Reliance Industries Limited, SEKEM Group, Sembcorp Industries Ltd, Sime Darby Berhad, Suez Environment, TASA, ThyssenKrupp  AG, Trelleborg Group, Votorantim Industrial S/A

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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Top 10 GRI Sustainability Aspects for the Computers Sector

Sustainability – What Matters in the Computers Sector

Recent research conducted by the Governance & Accountability Institute attempts to answer important questions for company managements in the Computers Sector, by examining the disclosure practices of 13 global peer organizations publishing GRI reports in the sector.

The top 10 Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) aspects that were determined to be material by the managements of reporting organizations in the Computers Sector are:

  1. Transport
  2. Assessment
  3. Products and Services
  4. Remediation
  5. Public Policy
  6. Prevention of Forced and Compulsory Labor
  7. Freedom of Association and Collective Bargaining
  8. Child Labor
  9. Emissions, Effluents and Waste
  10. Indirect Economic Impacts

Results:  The complimentary report examining 35 sectors including top 10 GRI aspects, and top/bottom 10 GRI performance indicators can be downloaded here:
www.ga-institute.com/sustainability-what-matters

The full rankings for all 84 GRI performance indicators and all 37 GRI Aspects for each of the 35 sectors examined are available for purchase at:
www.ga-institute.com/getall84

Organizations included in the Computers Sector study are:

AMD (Advanced Micro Devices), CA Technologies, Clover Technologies, Dell, Hewlett Packard (HP), IBM, iiyama corporation, Indra, Intel Corporation, Microsoft Corporation, Symantec, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Texas Instruments

About G&A Institute (www.ga-institute.com)
G&A Institute is a New York-based, private sector company providing sustainability-focused services and resources to corporate and investment community clients, including: Issue Counseling & Sustainability Strategies; Sustainability Reporting; Materiality Assessments; Stakeholder Engagement; Benchmarking; Investor Relations; Communications; Coaching, Team Building & Training;  Issues Monitoring & Customized Research; Third Party Recognitions.  G&A is the exclusive Data Partner for the GRI in the United States of America, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Editors
On the G&A Institute web site there is additional information available on the Fact Sheet: What Matters Project (www.ga-institute.com/research-reports/sustainability-what-matters/fact-sheet).  The resulting “most important” to “least important” ranking for the 35 sectors is available to media on a case-by-case basis please contact:  Peter Hamilton (phamilton@ga-institute.com).

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