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CSR-Berichtspflicht / Germany CSR reporting law overview

In March 2017, the German Bundestag passed the law to strengthen companies’ non-financial disclosure in their management reports and group management reports. The CSR reporting law, which is the implementation of the EU Directive 2014/95/EU (non-financial reporting), is called „Gesetz zur Stärkung der nichtfinanziellen Berichterstattung der Unternehmen in ihren Lage- und Konzernlageberichten“ (see the official…

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Go for a CDP Response Check

Want to have short feedback before submitting your CDP answer? Opt for a CDP Response Check by DFGE! What is CDP? The CDP is „a not-for-profit charity that runs the global disclosure system for investors, companies, cities, states and regions to manage their environmental impacts“. The CDP collects data related to Climate Change, Water, and…

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Buchrenzension: Die analoge Revolution

Die analoge Revolution Wenn Technik lebendig wird und die Natur mit dem Internet verschmilzt   Christian Schwägerl, Riemann Verlag ,  ISBN978-3-570-50137-5 Alles ist in unserer heutigen Welt vernetzt. Immer öfter und direkter greifen wir dabei auch auf unsere Natur zu. Ahmen diese immer besser nach und versuchen evolutionäre Strategien zu nutzen. Der preisgekrönte Autor Christian…

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Mission2020: The Climate Turning Point

In April 2017, a group of leading climate and business experts convened by Christiana Figueres – former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)- has identified the year 2020 as a turning point to reduce CO2 Emissions. This is called the Mission2020 or M2020. Such campaign  takes its roots in the report “2020:…

GRI Standards Introduction

  The GRI Standards are a standard organizations can use to structure a sustainability report, to define Key Performance Indicators they wish to follow in terms of sustainibility. GRI official definition is the following: “GRI is an international independent organization that helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate the impact of business on…