By Isabel Ucha, Director of Corporate Responsibility for Europe
On May 22nd, NYSE Euronext Amsterdam hosted the formal launch of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)’s fourth generation of guidelines (G4). Herman Mulder, Chairman, Ernst Ligteringen, CEO and Nelmara Arbext, Deputy CEO, of GRI rang the opening gong of the Amsterdam Stock Exchange.
The leading team of GRI gave a presentation for journalists, explaining the main drivers and opportunities of G4, the main goals of this new generation of guidelines, and the topics that were given more thought and attention, following main sustainability trends and concerns going forward.
Herman Mulder, stressed that "A good idea needs its moment", and added that the case to enhance ESG information disclosure, both in scale and scope, is more...