Cookies on the GRI website
GRI has updated its cookie policy. We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites if you visit a page which contains embedded content from social media.

Impact stories


Our indirect impact on the planet lays within the impact generated by our network of over 30,000 practitioners using the GRI reporting framework to help their organizations become more sustainable.

 
We asked our corporate supporters from the GRI GOLD Community how sustainability reporting is benefiting their organizations and impacts. Read their stories below. 
future 

Mosaic: Reporting as a foundation for solid performance

GRI GOLD Community member Mosaic has been reporting on their sustainability performance since 2010. We spoke with Natali Archibee, Senior Sustainability Specialist at The Mosaic Company, who told us how reporting helps Mosaic to continuously evaluate what it means to be a good employer, supplier, neighbor, and value creator for their shareholders.

future 

China Mobile: Helping build a robust reporting community in China

GRI GOLD Community member China Mobile published their first GRI report back in 2006. We spoke with Wen Xuelian, Deputy Director of the Corporation Planning Division, who listed impressive achievements on how sustainability reporting has helped China Mobile improve their performance.

future 

GUESS Jeans: Taking leaps in reporting to create positive impacts

GRI GOLD Community member GUESS Jeans recently began reporting using the GRI framework. We spoke with Jaclyn Allen, Senior Sustainability Manager at GUESS?, Inc., who told us that sustainability reporting has become a corporate imperative and a business asset for the company.

future 

Swire: Reporting as a means to an end – sustainable development

GRI GOLD Community member Swire has been using GRI’s reporting framework since their first Sustainable Development Report in 2007. We talked to Mark Harper, Sustainable Development Manager at Swire, about sustainable development as a strategic imperative to create long-term value.

future 

HUMANTECH: Improving workplace conditions a vital component of social responsibility

GRI GOLD Community member Humantech specializes in industrial engineering, bio-mechanics and occupational ergonomics, and thus supports its clients’ social responsibility. We spoke with the President, James Good, who told us that sustainability is a core concept that drives Humantech’s business.

future 

WORLDLINE: Sustainability Reporting Creates a Virtuous Circle

GRI GOLD Community member Wordline started sustainability reporting in 2014, using the GRI G4 Guidelines, and is now one of the GRI Standards Pioneers. For Worldline, sustainability reporting represents the bridge between their financial and extra-financial strategy.

future 

CODELCO: SUSTAINABILITY REPORTING DRIVING ALL-ROUND IMPROVEMENT

GRI GOLD Community member Codelco pioneered sustainability reporting in Chile, and has been a GRI reporter since 1999. Sustainability reporting has driven Codelco to improve and develop all aspects of sustainability: from the implementation of new policies to development of programs, strategic targets and metrics. 

future

LM Wind Power: Reporting helps direct focus – and generate savings 

For LM Wind Power, member of the GRI GOLD Community since 2011, GRI is the go-to organization for sustainability reporting and compliance. A pioneer in G4 reporting and an early adopter of the GRI Standards, the company regards sustainability reporting as a motivator for better performance and a driver of progress.

future 

Triodos Bank: Sustainability reporting fundamental to a values-based bank

GRI GOLD Community member Triodos Bank is one of the world’s most sustainable financial institutions. Its mission is to make money work for positive social, environmental and cultural change. We spoke with James Niven, Head of Corporate Affairs at Triodos, to find out what role sustainability reporting plays in how the bank pursues its mission.

future 

Fuji Xerox: Excellence in leadership and stakeholder engagement

GRI GOLD Community member Fuji Xerox Asia Pacific has been using the GRI framework since 2003. We spoke with Janet Neo, Head of Corporate Sustainability at Fuji Xerox, to find out how the document services and communications company views the practice of sustainability reporting.