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GRI Topic Standards

International Current 2016

The GRI Standards help organizations understand their outward impacts on the economy, environment, and society, including those on human rights. This increases accountability and enhances transparency on their contribution to sustainable development.​​

Issuer name

GRI (Global Reporting Initiative)

Issuer notes

GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) is the independent, international organization that helps businesses and other organizations take responsibility for their impacts, by providing them with the world’s most widely used standards for sustainability reporting – the GRI Standards.

More information

The Topic Standards contain disclosures for organizations to report information about its impacts relating to certain topics. An organization selects the Topic Standards according to the list of material topics it has determined using GRI 3 and applicable Sector Standards.

Reporting resources

True

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

ESG coverage- S (Social)

All

ESG coverage- G (Governance)

All

ESG coverage- Eco (Economic & General)

All

Status

Current

Country

International

Region

International

Date of publication

2016

Issuer type

Standard setter

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

International/regional (EU)

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