Picking Up Speed – Adoption of the FSB’s TCFD Recommendations…

January 21 2021 by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist – G&A Institute Countries around the world are tuning in to the TCFD and exploring ways to guide the business sector to report on ever more important climate related … Continue reading

Climate Change-Related Disclosure: The TCFD Is Here — the Financial Stability Board’s Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures

Original Document: August 2017 – published in G&A’s “To the Point” Management Briefing Platform Republished on  Sustainability Update – October 2, 2019 by Hank Boerner – Chair and Chief Strategist – G&A Institute The Work of the TCFD Will Affect … Continue reading

The FSB Task Force (TCFD) on Climate-Related Financial Disclosure And The Dramatic Contents of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – Hot Topics

A Brief Checklist of the Discussion for You This Week… by Hank Boerner – Chair and Chief Strategist, G&A Institute The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was organized by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Meteorological … Continue reading

The World’s Eyes on the USA as FSOC Agencies Engage on Climate Risk

October 31, 2021 – As The Family of Nations gathers for COP 26 climate talks in Glasgow – the USA is back at at the table.  What is President Joe Biden and the American delegation bringing with them to Scotland?  … Continue reading

“APAC” & Corporate Sustainability Journeys – Monitoring Progress & Demonstrated Leadership on the Rise in This Vital Global Region

May 24 2021 by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist – G&A Institute Business and financial activities in “APAC”, the Asia / Pacific Basin Region are vital to the economies of the rest of the world. Think of the … Continue reading

ESG Reporting Frameworks & Standards – Continue to Multiply

Original:  October 14 2021 by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist – G&A Institute The number of ESG disclosure and reporting guidelines, frameworks and standards continues to expand – here comes the GRI Universal Standards, the SASB XRBL Taxonomy, … Continue reading

Corporate Sustainability – A Converging Opportunity to Simultaneously Reduce Carbon Emissions and Optimize Multi-Tier Supply Chain Risk?

April 2021 by Pam Styles – Fellow, G&A Institute and Principal & Founder of Next Level Investor Relations LLC There may be a converging opportunity for companies to accelerate total carbon emissions reductions (Scopes 1, 2 and 3) in collaboration … Continue reading

On Corporate Risk Strategy, Sustainable Actions & Outcomes – What’s the Best Ways to Report on ESG to Stakeholders?

April 2021 by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist, G&A Institute Buzz… Buzzz… Buzzzzz! The current buzz among key stakeholders – investors, corporate boards & management, NGOs, government regulators, stock exchanges, ESG raters & rankers, ESG corporate disclosure standards and frameworks managers … Continue reading

Eyes on Financial Accounting and Reporting Standards – IASB & FASB Consider “Convergence” and Separate Actions

by Hank Boerner – Chair & Chief Strategist – G&A Institute March 2021 Investors Call For More Non-Financial Standards for Corporate Reporting, Less Confusion in “Voluntary” Disclosure. Should there be more clarity in the rules for corporate sustainability accounting and … Continue reading