June 2011: The Future of CSR Reporting

The Future of CSR Reporting

During the day, we examined the question of whether or not corporations should be including societal-level goals in their CSR programs and reporting. What are the pros and cons of encouraging corporations to set/adopt societal-level goals?  If there is a virtue to adopting such goals, on what basis should corporations identify those that are appropriate and justify their choices? How should they relate these goals to their company-level CSR goals and policies? How should they report on them and measure their success against them?

This convening was held on June 21, 2011.

Read a summary of the convening here.

Relevant Articles

Campbell Soup. Nourishing Our Neighbors. 2011. link

F&C. REO Viewpoint: Hungry Planet – Food security, 9 billion people, and the companies that feed them. June 2011. Download PDF

Oxfam. Exploring the links between international business and poverty reduction. 2011. link

Timberland. Responsibility Beyond Factory Walls: Engaging Factory Workers & Strengthening Communities. 2009. link

Unilever. Unilever Sustainable Living Plan. link