02 Aug '11, 12pm

How GRI Can Bring the Other 90% of Companies to the CSR Table

How GRI Can Bring the Other 90% of Companies to the CSR Table

Establishing a very strong foundation in the U.S. You will probably know that the U.S. Focal Point was established through the assistance of the Big Four Acocunting firms Deloitte, Ernst and Young, KPMG and PWC and is hosted in the facilities of The Conference Board. Leveraging the GRI Training Partners program to reach a large number of organizations. The world's largest GRI Training Event was recently held in Cleveland by BrownFlynn. Speaking at conferences, webinars and many other venues Closely monitoring press coverage -- 844 articles in the U.S. press in the first quarter of 2011. Closely monitoring U.S. interest in the GRI website -- 656 G3 Framework downloads in the U.S. in the first quarter of 2011. Working closely with Professional, Industry and Sustainability organizations to leverage their memberships. Working from a lean resource base in the U.S., the approach...

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