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GSSB Meeting 29 November 2018

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 29 November virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of the GSSB draft summary 25-26 September in-person meeting 

Item 00 - Meeting agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 25-26 September 2018 in-person meeting

 

13:10-13:30 CEST

​Session 2: Exposure draft Standard for tax and payments to governments

Item 02 - Exposure draft Standard for tax and payments to governments

13:30-14:15 CEST

Session 3: Sector Program Description and Project Proposal for the Sector Program Pilot Project (Mining)

Item 03 - Sector Program Description

Item 04 - Project Proposal for the Sector Program Pilot Project (Mining)

14:15-14:30 CEST

Session 4: Update on the IAC's appointments to the GSSB

None

14:30-14:35 CEST

Session 5: GSSB draft meeting dates 2019

Item 05 - GSSB draft meeting dates 2019

14:35:14:40 CEST

Session 6: Any other business and close of public meeting

None
Private session Documents

14:40-15:00 CEST

Private session

None

GSSB Meeting 25-26 September 2018

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 25-26 September in-person meeting here and listen to the meeting below.

Public session Documents Recording

09:00-09:30 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome

 - Overview of agenda for the meeting

 - Approval of the GSSB 28 June meeting draft summary

 - Electronic vote summary

Item 00 - Meeting agenda

Item 01_- GSSB draft summary 28 June 2018 virtual meeting 

Item 02 - Summary of the GSSB vote on the Project Working Group Membership for the Review of GRI Waste Disclosures

Recording 1

09:30-10:00 CEST

​Session 2: General update Standards Division 

None

Recording 1

10:00-10:30 CEST

Session 3: Project update: Human Rights-related GRI Standards

None

Recording 1

10:45-12:00 CEST

Session 4: Project update: Disclosures on tax and payments to governments

 

Item 03 - GRI taxes and payments to governments - draft standards

Recording 2

12:00-12:15 CEST

Session 5: Stakeholder Submissions

 

Item 04 - Stakeholder feedback on disability reporting

Item 04.1 - Stakeholder feedback on disability reporting

Recording 2

12:15-12:30 CEST

Session 6: Close of public meeting Day 1

None Recording 2
Private session Documents  Recording

13:30-17:15 CEST

None  NA

Day 2: 26 September 2018​

Private session Documents  Recording

09:00-15:00 CEST                                                            

None                                                                                                                             NA              

GSSB Meeting 28 June 2018

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 28 June virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here. 

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:05 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of the GSSB 11-12 April in-person meeting draft summary

Item 00 - Meeting agenda

Item 01- GSSB draft summary 11-12 April in-person meeting 

 

13:10-13:20 CEST

​Session 2: Standards Division updateee

None

13:20-13:40 CEST

Session 3: Update on 

 - Review of GRI's Human Rights-related Standards

 - Disclosure on tax and payments to government

None

13:40-13:50 CEST

Session 4: Proposed Project Working Group Composition for the review of GRI Waste Disclosure

None

13:50-14:05 CEST

Session 5: GSSB in-person meeting 25-26 September

None

14:05-14:10 CEST

Session 6: Any other business and close of public meeting

None
Private session Documents

14:1o-14:15 CEST

Session 7: Approval of GSSB 21 May private virtual meeting draft summary

None

14:15-14:35 CEST

Session 8: Update on recommendations to the GRI Board and changes to the GSSB Due Process and ToR

None

14:35-14:55 CEST

Session 9: GSSB Feedback on NET Guidance and Practice projects communications

None

14:55-15:00 CEST

Session 10: Any other business and close of meeting

None

 

GSSB Meeting 11-12 April 2018

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 11-12 April in-person meeting here

You can listen to a recording of day one morning session here. You can listen to a recording of day one afternoon session here.

Day 1: 11 April 2018

Public session Documents

​09:00-09:15 CET ​

Session 1.1: Welcome 

Review of agenda for the meeting and approval meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 22 March 2018 virtual meeting 

​09:15-10:15 CET

Session 1.2: Update Standards Division

 None

10:15-10:45 CET

Session 1.3: FAQ on the status of definitions in the GRI Standards Glossary

Item 02 - FAQ on the status of definitions in the GRI Standards Glossary

11:00-12:00 CET

Session 1.4: Standard Interpretation for making GRI reference claim

Standard Interpretation for Disclosure 401-1

Item 03 - Final GSSB Project Proposal for developing a Standard Interpretation for making a GRI-referenced claim

Item 04 - Standard Interpretation for making a GRI-referenced claim

Item 05 - Final GSSB Project Proposal for developing a Standard Interpretation for Disclosure 401-1

Item 06 - Standard Interpretation for Disclosure 401-1

13:00-13:45 CET

Session 1.5: GRI 303: Water and Effluents

Item 07 - Draft version of GRI 303: Water and Effluents

Item 08 - Draft GSSB basis for conclusions for first public comment on GRI 303: Water and Effluents

Item 09 - Draft GSSB basis for conclusions for second public comment on GRI 303: Water and Effluents

Item 17 - Final version of GRI 303: Water and Effluents

13:45-14.30 CET

Session 1.6: GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

Item 10 - Final version of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

Item 11 - Draft GSSB basis for conclusions for GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

14:30-14:45 CET

Session 1.7: Independent Appointments Committee (IAC) update

 

 None

15:00-15:55 CET

Session 1.8: Review Sector Program 

 

 None

 

15:55-16:00 CET

Session 1.9: Close of public meeting Day 1 

 None
 Private session Documents

16:00-17:00 CET

Session 1.10: Executive session

 None

17:00-17:15 CET

Session 1.11: Summary of Day 1 / Close of private session

 None

Day 2: 11 April 2018

You can listen to a recording of day two of the meeting here

 Private session Documents

​09:00-10:30 CET ​

Session 2.1: GRI CE Update

- Outcomes of the GRI Board meeting

- Update on GRI Secretariat activities

 None

 Public session Documents

10:45-11:00 CET ​ 

Session 2.2: Welcome and review of agenda of Day 2

None

11:00-12:30 CET

​Session 2.3: Discussion on GSSB Work Program 2018-2019

Item 12 - Revised GSSB Work Program 2017-2019 as published for public comment

Item 13 - SC Feedback on the Revised GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

Item 14 - Public comments received on the Revised GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

13:30-14:30 CET

Session 2.4: Review of GSSB Terms of Reference and GSSB Due Process Protocol

- Input to the Governance review

Item 15 - GSSB Terms of Reference

Item 16 - GSSB Due Process Protocol

14:30-14:40 CET

Session 2.5: Close of public meeting Day 2

None
Private sessions Documents

14:55-15:55 CET

Session 2.6: Network Engagement Team

- Update on digital reporting

- Discussion and orientation to new products

- Emerging Issues and Case Studies

 Private

15:55-16:00 CET

Session 2.7: Summary of Day 2 / Close of private session

 None

 

GSSB Meeting 22 March 2018

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 22 March virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:05 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 22 February 2018 virtual meeting

13:05-13:15 CEST

​Session 2: Update from Standards Division

None

13:15-13:25 CEST

Session 3: GSSB Project Proposal on reviewing GRI Waste

Item 02 - GSSB Project Proposal on reviewing GRI Waste

13:25-13:35 CEST

Session 4: GSSB Draft Project Proposal Standard Interpretation Disclosure 401-1

 Item 03: GSSB Project Proposal Standard Interpretation Disclosure 401-1

13:35-13:45 CEST

Session 5: Any other business and close of meeting

None

GSSB Meeting 22 February 2018

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 22 February virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:05 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 25 January 2018 virtual meeting

13:05-13:25 CEST

​Session 2: Research and FAQ response for the status of definitions in the GRI Standards Glossary

Item 02 - GSSB Status of definitions in the GRI Standards Glossary

13:25-13:45 CEST

Session 3: GSSB Project Proposal for Standard interpretation for making a GRI referenced claim

Item 03 - GSSB Project Proposal for Standard interpretation for making a GRI referenced claim

13:45-14:10 CEST

Session 4: Update on GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety and GRI 303: Water

 

None

14:10-14:15 CEST

Session 5: Any other business and close of public sessions

None
Private session  Documents

14:15-14:55 CEST

Session 6: Disclosure Services Review update

 None

14:55-15:00 CEST

Session 7: Any other business and close of meeting

None

 

GSSB Meeting 25 January 2018

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 25 January virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

 - Welcome to new GSSB Members

 - Approval of Electronic Vote

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB Summary 30 November 2017 meeting

Item 02 - GSSB Draft summary of electronic vote 11-14 December 2017

13:10-13:15 CEST

​Session 2: Approval of Draft Code of Conduct for the development of GRI Stsndards

Item 03 - GSSB Draft code of Conduct for the development of GRI Standards

13:15-13:25 CEST

Session 3: Update on GRI 303: Water and GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

None

13:25-13:55 CEST

Session 4: Project proposal on revising the waste and materials related disclosure 

 - Project proposal for developing a standalone Standard on spills and leaks

Item 04 - GSSB Project Proposal on revising GRI Waste Disclosure

Item 05 - GSSB Project proposal on developing a standalone Standard on spills and leaks

13:55-14:20 CEST

Session 5: Summary of technical enquiries on the GRI Standards

Item 06 - GSSB Summary of technical enquiries on the GRI Standards

14:20-14:30 CEST

Session 6: Proposal membership to GRI Human Rights Technical Committee

Item 07 - GSSB Proposal Technical Committee member for Human Rights

 14:30-14:35 CEST

Session 7: Any other business and close of public sessions

None
Private session  Documents

14:35-14:55 CEST

Session 7: Update GRI Services

 None

14:55-15:00 CEST

Session 8: Any other business and close of meeting

None

GSSB Meeting 30 November 2017

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 30 November virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:105 CET ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summaries

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary of 26 October 2017 virtual meeting

13:05-13:25 CET

​Session 2: Updated GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

Item 02 - GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

13:25-13:55 CET

Session 3: Updated GRI 303: Water and Effluents and GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

None

13:55-14:25 CET

Session 4: Summary of Technical Enquiries on the GRI Standards

Item 03 - Summary of Technical Enquiries on the GRI Standards

14:25-14:35 CET

Session 5: Proposed membership to GRI Technical Committee on Tax and payments to governments and proposed membership to GRI Technical Committee on Human Rights Discosure

Item 04 - Proposed membership to GRI Technical Committee on Tax and payments to governments

Item 05 - No document

14:35-14:45 CET

Session 6: Proposed Code of Conduct amendments

Item 06 - Draft Code of Conduct for the development of GRI Standards

14:45-14:55

Session 7: Farewell to departing GSSB members:

  -  Jorge Daniel Taillant

  -  Stiaan Wandrag

None

14:55-15:00

Session 8: AOB and close of meeting

None

GSSB Meeting 26 October 2017

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 26 October virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:15 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome

Approval of previous meeting summary

Approval of Dates for GSSB Meetings in 2018

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 20-21 September 2017 in-person meeting

Item 02 - Overview of Dates for GSSB meeting in 2018

13:15-13:45 CEST

​Session 2: Main themes PCP Water and OHS

None

13:45-13:55 CEST

Session 3:Technical Enquiries

Item 03 - Summary of Technical Enquiries

13:55-14:05 CEST

Session 4: Proposal Code of Conuct Amendments

Item 04 - Draft Code of Conduct for the development of GRI Standards

14:05-14:15 CEST

Session 5: AOB and close of public sessions

None

 

Private session  Documents

14:15-14:55 CEST

Session 6: Background Briefing GRI Services

 None

14:55-15:00 CEST

Session 7:  AOB and close of private session

None

GSSB Meeting 20-21 September 2017

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 20-21 September meeting here and listen to the meeting below.

Day 1: 20 September 2017​

Public session Documents Livestream

​09:00-09:15 CET ​

Session 1.1: Welcome 

Review of agenda for the meeting and approval meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 19 July 2017 virtual Meeting

 

Recording 1

​09:15-09:40 CET

Session 1.2: Overview of the current Standards Division activities & context

Item 02 -Taiwan Stock Exchange Letter

Recording 1

09:40-09:55 CET

Session 1.2.1: Project Update Occupational Health and Safety

 None

Recording 1

09:55-10:10 CET

Session 1.2.2: Project Update Water

 

None

Recording 1

10:25-11.10 CET

Session 1.2.3: Project Update Human Rights

Item 03 - Proposed Membership for GRI Technical Committee on Human Rights Disclosure

Item 04 - Terms of Reference for GRI Technical Committee on Human Rights Disclosure

Item 05 - Consultation with reporters on the GRI human rights disclosures 

Recording 2

11:10-11.15 CET

Session 1.2.4: project Update Tax and payments to government

None Recording 2

11:15-11:20 CET

Session 1.2.5: Project Update Economic Performance

 

None

 

Recording 2

11:20-12:30 CET

Session 1.3: Monitoring Update - First year of application of the GRI Standards (continues below)

 

Item 06 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

Item 07 - Monitoring Program – First year of application of the GRI Standards

Recording 2
 Private session Documents  Livestream
13:30-14.15 CET

Session 1.4: CE Update - GRI Strategy Refresh

Private  NA
Public sessions Documents Livestream

14:15-14:45 CET

Session 1.5: CE Update Tim Mohin - Input to GSSB Work Program Review

None Recording 3

14:45-15:45 CET

Session 1.6: Task Force on Climate related Financial Discloures (TCFD) - Presentation Recommendations & Discussion Collaboration Opportunities

Item 08 -  Recommendations of the TCFD Recording 3

16:00-17:00 CET

Session 1.3: Monitoring Update - First year of application of the GRI Standards (continued)

Item 06 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

Item 07 - Monitoring Program – First year of application of the GRI Standards

Recording 4

17.00:17.15 CET

Session 1.7: Regulation & Policy - Governments / Stock Exchanges Update

Policy session presented, Regulations 21 September

Item 09 - SSE Report on Progress 2016

Item 09a - WFE Sustainability Survey April 2017 

Recording 4

17:15-17:25 CET

Session 1.8: Discussion GSSB Members - Perspectives on Updates

None

Recording 4

17:25-17:30 CET

Session 1.9: Summary of Day 1 / Close of public meeting Day 1

None

Recording 4

Day 2: 21 September 2017​

Public session Documents Livestream

09:00-09:15 CET ​ 

Session 1.7: Regulation - Governments / Stock Exchanges Update

 None Recording 1

​09:15-09:30 CET ​ 

Session 2.1: Welcome and review of agenda of Day 2

None Recording 1

09:30-10:15 CET

​Session 2.2: Review Proposal - Project Prioritization

None

Recording 1

10:15-10:45 CET

Session 2.3: Review Work Program - 2017-2019

Item 10 - GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

Recording 1

11:00-11.45 CET

Session 2.3.1: Review and reprioritization current projects

None Recording 2

11:45-12:30 CET

Session 2.3.2: Review proposal additional projects

None Recording 2

13:30-14:00 CET

Session 2.3.3: Approval revised Work Program for public consultation

None Recording 3

14:00-14:30 CET

Session 2.4: AoB - Due process relevent matters

None Recording 3

14:30-14:35 CET

Session 2.5: Close of Public Meeting Day 2

None Recording 3
 Private session Documents  Livestream
14:35-15:05 CET

Session 2.6: AoB - Administrative Matters / Background Briefings

Private  NA

15:05-15:15 CET

Session 2.7: Summary of Day 2 / Close of Meeting Day 2

Private NA  

 

GSSB Meeting 19 July 2017

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 19 July virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summaries

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 29 June 2017 virtual meeting

13:10-13:45 CEST

​Session 2: Discuss and approve Exposure Draft of GRI 303: Water and Effluents

Item 02 - Exposure draft of GRI 303: Water and Effluents

13:45-14:20 CEST

Session 3: Discuss and approve Exposure Draft of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

Item 03 - Exposure draft of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

14:20-14:45 CEST

Session 4: Discuss and approve proposed Technical Committee for Tax

Item 04 - Proposed Technical Committee membership for Tax

14:45-15:00 CEST

Session 5: AOB

- Summary of technical queries

Item 05 - Summary of technical enquiries on the GRI Standards

GSSB Meeting 29 June 2017

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 29 June virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:05 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summaries

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 24 May 2017 virtual meeting

13:05-13:45 CEST

​Session 2: Discuss rough draft of revised GRI 303: Water and Effluents

Item 02 - Rough draft of revised GRI 303: Water and Effluents

13:45-14:25 CEST

Session 3: Discuss rough draft of revised GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

Item 03 - Rough draft of revised GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

14:25-14:30 CEST

Session 4: Update on second set of review projects: Tax, Economic Topics, and Human Rights Standards

None

14:30-14:40 CEST

Session 5: AOB

-Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

- Updates on staffing and work program

Item 04 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

Private session  Documents

14:40-15:00 CEST

Session 6: update on GRI activities and administrative issues

 None

GSSB Meeting 24 May 2017

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 24 May virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CET ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summaries

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 21-22 March 2017 in-person meeting

Item 02 - Summary 26 April 2017 GSSB Meeting

13:10-13:30 CET

​Session 2: Discuss and approve draft project proposal for the review of GRI 201, GRI 202 and GRI 203

Item 03 - Final Project Proposal for the Review of GRI 201: Economic Performance, GRI 202: Market Presence, and GRI 203: Indirect Economic Impacts

13:30-13:50 CET

Session 3: Discuss and approve draft project proposal for Tax and Payments to Governments

Item 04 - Final Project Proposal for Disclosures on Tax and Payments to Government

13:50-14:10 CET

Session 4: Discuss and approve draft project proposal on the review of GRI's Human Rights-related Standards

Item 05 - Final Project Proposal for the Review of GRI’s Human Rights-related Standards

14:10-14:40 CET

Session 5: Update on GRI 303: Water and GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety reviews

 None

14:40-15:00 CET

Session 6: AOB

-Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

- Updates on staffing and work program

 

Item 06 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

GSSB Meeting 26 April 2017

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 26 April virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CET ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 21-22 March 2017 virtual meeting

13:10-13:40 CET

​Session 2: Update on review of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety and GRI 303: Water projects

None

13:40-14:00 CET

Session 3: Discuss draft project proposal for the review of GRI 201, GRI 202 and GRI 203

Item 02 - Draft Project Proposal for the Review of GRI 201: Economic Performance, GRI 202: Market Presence, and GRI 203: Indirect Economic Impacts

14:00-14:20 CET

Session 4: Discuss draft project proposal for Tax and Payments to Governments

Item 03 - Draft Project Proposal for Disclosures on Tax and Payments to Government

14:20-14:40 CET

Session 5: Discuss draft project proposal on the review of GRI's Human Rights-related Standards

 

Item 04 - Draft Project Proposal for the Review of GRI’s Human Rights-related Standards

14:40-15:00 CET

Session 6: AOB

- Technical questions

- Stakeholder feedback on review of GRI 410: Security Practices

Item 05 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

Item 06 - Stakeholder feedback on review of GRI 410: Security Practices

GSSB Meeting 21-22 March 2017

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 21-22 March in-person meeting here and listen to the meeting below.

Day 1: 21 March 2017

Public session Documents Recordings

​09:00-09:30 CET ​

Session 1.1: Welcome 

Review of agenda for the meeting and approval meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 23 February virtual meeting

Item 02 - GSSB draft summary 07 March virtual meeting

Recording 1

09:30-10:00 CET

​Session 1.2: Update on activities GRI Standards Division

Item 03 - GSSB Workplan

Recording 1

10:00-11:00 CET

Session 1.3: Discuss technical enquiries and GRI's monitoring approach

 

Item 04 - Summary of Technical Questions on the GRI Standards

Recording 1

11:15-12:30 CET

Session 1.4: Discuss scope of GRI 201: Economic Performance review

Item 05 - Background on review of GRI 201: Economic Performance Recording 2

12:30-12:35 CET

Session 1.5: Close of public meeting Day 1

None Recording 2
Private session Documents Livestreams
13:35-17:05 CET

Session 1.6: Background briefings

- GRI-UNGC SDG Collaboration

- CLG on Integrated Reporting

- Update from GRI CE

Private  NA

Day 2: 22 March 2017

Public session Documents Livestream

​09:00-09:15 CET ​ 

Session 2.1: Welcome and review of agenda of Day 2

None Recording 1

09:15-10:30 CET

​Session 2.2: Discuss review of Human Rights-related Standards

Item 09 - Discussion paper on the review of GRI’s Human Rights-related Standards

Recording 1

10:45-11:30 CET

Session 2.3: Discuss Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) draft recommendations and implications for GRI Standards

 

Item 10 - Submission GRI TCFD Publication

Recording 2

11:30-12:30 CET

Session 2.4: Discuss prioritization of standard setting projects

None Recording 2

13:30-14:30 CET

Session 2.5: Update on current GRI Standard Reviews: GRI 303: Water and GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

None Recording 3

14:30-15:15 CET

Session 2.6: Review GSSB Workplan

Item 03 - GSSB Workplan Recording 3

15:30-16:00 CET

Session 2.7: AOB

None Recording 3

16:00-16:10 CET

Session 2.8: Close of Public Meeting Day 2

None Recording 3
 Private session Documents  Livestream
16:10-16:45 CET

Session 2.9: Background briefings

- GSSB Reflection Session

Private  NA

GSSB Meeting 7 March 2017

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 7 March virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:05 CET ​

Session 1: Welcome 

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

 

13:02-13:45 CET

​Session 2: Discuss and approve proposed membership for Occupational Health and Safety Project Working Group

Item 01 - Proposed PWG Composition for the review of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

Item 02 - Review of GRI 403: OHS - Overview of Applications Received

13:45-14:25 CET

Session 3: Discuss and approve proposed membership for Water Project Working Group

Item 03 - Proposed PWG Composition for the review of GRI 303: Water

Item 04 - Review of GRI 303: Water - Overview of Applications Received

14:25-14:30 CET

Session 4: AOB

GSSB Meeting 23 February 2017

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 23 February virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CET ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00 - Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 15 December virtual meeting

13:10-13:40 CET

​Session 2: Welcome and introductions of new GSSB members

Item 02 - Bios of new GSSB members

13:40-14:00 CET

Session 3: GSSB Annual Report

Item 03 - Draft GSSB Annual Report 2016

14:00-14:30 CET

Session 4: Update on Standard Reviews: Water, OHS, and Human Rights

None

14:30-15:00 CET

Session 5: AOB

Technical Enquiries

Update on GRI Standards launch events and translations

Update Developments GRI Secretariat

Draft agenda for March in-person meeting

Item 04 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards

Item 05 - Update on GRI Standards launch events and translations

GSSB Meeting 15 December 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 15 December virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CET ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00- Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - Summary 23 November GSSB meeting

13:10-13:40 CET

​Session 2: Project Proposal for review of GRI 303: Water

Item 02 - Project Proposal: Review of GRI 303: Water

13:40-13:55 CET

Session 3: SC and Board input on OHS and Water proposals

None

13:55-14:15 CET

Session 4: Discuss timeline and GSSB meeting agendas for Q1 2017

None

14:15-14:25 CET

Session 5: GSSB Membership

Item 03 - GSSB Rotation Schedule 2016

14:25-15:00 CET

Session 6: AOB

Item 04 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards
Private session Documents

14:25-15:00 CET

Session 7: GSSB administrative updates

 None

 

 

GSSB Meeting 23 November 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 23 November virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00- Meeting Agenda

Item 01 - GSSB draft summary 27 October GSSB meeting

13:10-13:40 CEST

​Session 2: Update from Interim CE

None 

13:40-14:25 CEST

Session 3: Project Proposal on Occupational Health and Safety

Item 02 - Project Proposal: Review of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

14:25-14:40 CEST

Session 4: Update on Standards-related queries

Item 03 - Summary of technical questions on the GRI Standards (November 2016)

14:40-15:00 CEST

Session 5: AOB

Item 04 - Final GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

Item 05 - Revised GSSB Self-evaluation 2016

GSSB Meeting 27 October 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 27 October virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents

​13:00-13:10 CEST ​

Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary

Item 00- Meeting Agenda
Item 01 - Summary 30-31 August GSSB meeting 

13:10-14:10 CEST

​Session 2: Discussion on GSSB Future Work Program 2017-2019

Item 02 - Input for Discussion on GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

Item 03 - Revised GSSB Work Program 2017-2019

14:10-14:40 CEST

Session 3: Discussion on GSSB self-evaluation

Item 04 - GSSB Self-evaluation 2016 (draft)

14:40-15:00 CEST

Session 4: Update on Standards Launch

None

GSSB Meeting 30-31 August 2016

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 30-31 August in-person meeting here and listen to the meeting here

Day 1: 30 April 2016

Public session Documents
09:00-09:30 CEST
 
​Session 1.1: Welcome
 
Review of agenda for the meeting and approval meeting summary
​09:30-10:15 CEST
 
​Session 1.2: Discuss overarching issues from GSSB feedback
 
Discuss draft GRI Standards Glossary
Item 02 – Summary of key changes to the final drafts of the GRI Standards
 

 
​10:15-11:00 CEST
 
Session 1.3: ​Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
GRI 202: Market Presence
GRI 404: Training and Education
GRI 406: Non-discrimination
GRI 411: Rights of Indigenous Peoples

 
​​11:15-12:30 CEST
 
Session 1.4: ​Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
GRI 416: Customer Health and Safety
GRI 417: Marketing and Labeling
GRI 205: Anti-corruption
GRI 408: Child Labor
GRI 409: Forced or Compulsory Labor
 

 
​13:30-14:00 CEST
 
Session 1.5: Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
Remaining topic-specific Standards
 
​​14:00-15:00 CEST
 
Session 1.6: Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
GRI 110: Foundation
 
 
​15:15-15:55 CEST
 
Session 1.7: Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
GRI 120: General Disclosures
 
 
 
​15:55-17:20 CEST
 
Session 1.8: Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
GRI 130: Management Approach
 
 
 
​​17:20-17:30 CEST
 
Session 1.9: Discuss and approve draft GRI Standards:
 
GRI Standards Glossary
 
 
​17:30-17:35 CEST
 
Session 1.10: Close of meeting Day 1
Not applicable
 

Day 2: 31 August 2016

 
Private session Documents
​09:00-17:15 CEST
 
Private session
 
Not applicable 
 

GSSB Meeting 4 August 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 4 August virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents
​12:30-12:40 CEST
 
​Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary
12:40-13:55 CEST
 
​Session 2: Follow-up discussion on Public Consultation Feedback
 
  • employee/ worker terminology feedback (10 min)
  • Definition of impacts (20 min)
  • Mock-up version of combined SRS 101 and 201 (10 min)
  • Any other issues from the draft Summary of Consultation Feedback that GSSB would like to discuss (20 min)
​13:55-14:15 CEST
 
Session 3: Latest version of topic Boundary disclosure and guidance
Item 03 - Revised topic Boundary
​14:15-14:30 CEST
 
Session 4: Next steps and AOB
​Not applicable
 

GSSB Meeting 21 July 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 21 July virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here 

Public session Documents
13:30-13:35 CEST
 
​Session 1: Welcome and approval of previous meeting summary
​13:35-15:25 CEST
 
​Session 2: Initial Feedback from Public Comment Period:
 
  • Overarching feedback on format and structure
  • SRS 101: Foundation
  • SRS 301: Management approach
  • Other issues
Not applicable
15:25-15:30 CEST
 
Session 3: Any other business
Not applicable
 

GSSB Meeting 23 June 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 23 June virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting here.

Public session Documents
​13:00-13:05 CEST
 
Session 1: Review and approve meeting summary from 16-17 May 2016 GSSB meeting
​13:05-13:50 CEST
 
​Session 2:Review and approve GSSB high-level workplan 2017-2019 for public consultation commencing in June 2016
Item 02 - Work Program 2017-2019
​13:50-14:35 CEST
 
Session 3: Discuss initial findings from public consultation period
Not applicable
​​14:35-14:45 CEST
 
Session 4: Overview of GSSB timeline for July - September 2016
Not applicable
​14:45-15:00 CEST
 
Session 5: Any other business
Not applicable

GSSB Meeting 16-17 May 2016

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 16-17 May in person meeting here and listen to the meeting May 16 Part 1 /  May 16 Part 2 / May 17 Part 1

Day 1: 16 May 2016

Public session Documents
​09:00-09:30 CEST
 
Session 1.1:Welcome
​09:30-09:45 CEST
 
​Session 1.2:Transition to Standards - Introduction
​Item 02 – Summary of key changes to the second set of Exposure Drafts

​09:45-10:15 CEST
 
Session 1.3: Recommendations from the 'employee'/'worker' Technical Committee
​​10:30-12:30 CEST
 
Session 1.4: Transition to Standards - Topic-specific Standards
​Item 04 – Topic-specific Standards for public exposure (zip file)
​13:30-15:30 CEST
 
Session 1.4: Transition to Standards - Topic-specific Standards-continued
​15:45-17:00 CEST
 
Session 1.4: Transition to Standards - Topic-specific Standards-continued
​Item 04 – Topic-specific Standards for public exposure (zip file)
​17:00-17:15 CEST
 
Session 1.5: Summary of Day 1
​not applicable
 

Day 2: 17 May 2016

Public session Documents
09:00-09:15 CEST
 
​Session 2.1: Introduction Day 2
Item 00 – Meeting agenda
​09:15-10:00 CEST
 
​Session 2.2: Transition to Standards - Glossary of Terms - Group 2 Standards
​Item 05 – Exposure draft of the GRI Standards Glossary (Part 2)
​​10:15-11:45 CEST
 
​Session 2.3: Transition to Standards - Topic-specific Standards
​Item 04 – Topic-specific Standards for public exposure (zip file)
11:45-12:15 CEST
 
​Session 2.4: Transition to Standards Process Review
Not applicable
​12:15-12:30 CEST
 
​Session 2.5: Close of the GSSB Public Meeting
​​Private session ​Documents
​12:00-16:30 CEST
 
​Background Briefings on topics:
 
2.6 GSSB Workplan 2017-2019
2.7 Public Comment Period Feedback Analysis
2.8 GRI Conference
2.9 Any other business
2.10 Meeting close
Not applicable​​
 
 

GSSB Meeting 5-7 April 2016

This meeting had public and private sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 5-7 April in person meeting here and listen to the meeting below.

Day 1: 5 April 2016

Public session Documents Recording
​09:00-09:30 CEST
 
Session 1.1:Welcome
 
Item 02 – Summary 17 December 2015 virtual meeting
(Note: item 02 is related to a private meeting. Therefore a public summary is not available.)

Recording
​09:30-09:45 CEST
 
​Session 1.2:Transition to Standards - Introduction
Item 05 – Summary of key changes to exposure drafts

Item 05a – Transition to Standards – Overview of GSSB decisions and Standards Division action items
Recording
​09:45-10:45 CEST
 
Session 1.3: Update 'employee'/'worker' project
Recording
​11:00-12:00 CEST
 
Session 1.4: SRS 101: Foundation
​Item 07 – Exposure draft of SRS 101: Foundation Recording
​13:00-14:00 CEST
 
Session 1.5: SRS 201: General disclosures
​Item 08 – Exposure draft of SRS 201: General disclosures Recording
​14:00-15:00 CEST
 
Session 1.6: SRS 301: Management approach
Item 09 – Exposure draft of SRS 301: Management approach Recording
​15:15-16:30 CEST
 
Session 1.7: Topic-specific SRSs (Emissions, Public policy, Indirect economic impacts)
​Item 10 - Exposure draft of SRS 403: Indirect economic impacts

Item 11 – Exposure draft of SRS 505: Emissions

Item 12 – Exposure draft of SRS 615: Public policy
Recording
​16:30-17:15 CEST
 
Session 1.8: Glossary and key terms
​Please note this session was moved to Day 2 Recording
​17:15-17:30 CEST
 
Session 1.9: Summary of Day 1
​None Recording

  

Private session Documents Livestreams

Day 1: 6 April 2016​

09:00-13:45 CEST
 
Session 2.1: Background Briefing Workplan 2017-2019
Not applicable​​ Not applicable​
Public session Documents Livestreams
​13:45-14:45 CEST
 
Session 2.2: Glossary and key terms
Item 13 – Exposure draft of the GRI Standards Glossary: Group 1 terms and key terms Recording
​​14:45-15:45 CEST
 
Session 2.3: Approval Agenda items 7-13
Items 7-13 (as mentioned earlier) Recording
Private session Documents Livestreams
​15:45-17:30 CEST
 
Session 2.4: Background Briefing Workplan 2017-2019
Not applicable​​ ​Not applicable
     
Private session Documents Recording

Day 1: 7 April 2016​

​09:00-16:30 CEST
 
Session 3.1: Background briefing on:
  • Public Consultation Period
  • Process Review - Transition to Standards
  • Governance Update
  • GRI Conference
  • Performance Review Director Standards
Not applicable
 Not applicable

GSSB Meeting 3 March 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 3 March virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting below. 

Public session Documents Recordings
13:00-13:05 CET
 
Session 1: Welcome and Objectives for this Call
Recording
13:05-13:50 CET
 
​Session 2: Transition to SRSs - Revised Foundation Standard
Item 02 – SRS 101: Foundation


Recording
​13:50-14:10 CET
 
Session 3: Transition to SRSs - Scope and nature of consultation feedback
Item 03 – Draft Consultation Questions Recording
​​14:10-14:35 CET
 
Session 4: 'In Accordance' Survey
None Recording
​14:35-14:40 CET
 
Session 5: Summary of Actions and Approval
​None

GSSB Meeting 25 February 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 25 February virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting below. 

Public session Documents Recordings
13:00-13:05 CET
 
Session 1: Welcome and Objectives for this Call
Recording
13:05-13:35 CET
 
​Session 2: Transition to SRSs - Public Policy and Indirect Economic Impacts
Item 02 – SRS 615: Public Policy

Item 03 – SRS 403: Indirect Economic Impacts

Recording
​13:35-14:05 CET
 
Session 3: Transition to SRSs - General Disclosures
Item 04 – SRS 201: General Disclosures Recording​
​​14:05-14:50 CET
 
Session 4: Transition to SRSs - Proposal to Discontinue 4 Aspects
​Item 05 – Proposal to Discontinue 4 Aspects Recording
​14:50-15:00 CET
 
Session 5: Summary of Actions and Approval
​None Recording

GSSB Meeting 11 February 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 11 February virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting below. 

Public session Documents Recordings
13:00-13:05 CET
 
Session 1: Welcome and Objectives for this Call
Item 00 – Meeting Agenda Recording
13:05-14:30 CET
 
​Session 2: Transition to SRSs - Draft Management Approach
Item 01 – Draft Management Approach SRS


Recording
​14:30-14:45 CET
 
Session 4: Summary of Actions and Approval
​None  

GSSB Meeting 4 February 2016

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 4 February virtual meeting here and listen to the meeting below.

Public session Documents Recordings
13:00-13:10 CET
 
Session 1: Welcome and Objectives for this Call
Item 00 – Meeting Agenda Recording
13:10-14:00 CET
 
​Session 2: Transition to SRSs - Review and Approve Templates for Topic-Specific SRS and General Disclosures SRS
Item 01 – Topic-Specific SRS Template

Item 02 – General Disclosures SRS Template
Recording
14:00-14:50 CET
 
Session 3: Review and Discuss Draft SRS 101 : Foundation Standard
​Item 03 – Draft SRS 101 : Foundation Standard Recording
14:50-15:00 CET
 
Session 4: AOB
None Recording

GSSB Meeting 3-5 November 2015

This meeting had public sessions.

You can find the GSSB approved summary of 3-5 November in-person meeting here and listen to the meeting below.

Day 1: 3 November 2015

Public session Documents Recordings
​14:30-14:50 CET
 
Session 1.6:Introduction to the GSSB 
None Recording
​14:50-15:20 CET
 
​Session 1.7:Work Program GSSB July 2015 - June 2016
Item 14 – Work Program GSSB July 2015 - June 2016 Recording
​15:35-17:05 CET
 
​Session 1.8:Project Proposals 
Item 15  – Transition to GRI Standards - Project Proposal 

Item 16 – Project Proposal Revision Occupational Health and Safety Contents

Item 17 – Project Proposal Revision Employee / Worker Terminology
Recording

Day 2: 4 November 2015

​10:00-10:45 CET
 
​Session 2.3:Transition to Standards – Progress Update 
Item 18 –Transition to GRI Standards – Proposals and mock-ups in development Recording
​11:00-12:00 CET
 
​Session 2.4:Transition to Standards - Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 1 Conceptual Framework
Item 19 – Transition to GRI Standards - Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 1 Conceptual Framework Recording
​12:00-12:45 CET
 
​Session 2.5:Transition to Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 2 Content Principles & Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 3 Quality Principles 
Item 20 – Transition to GRI Standards - Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 2 Content Principles

Item 21 –  Transition to GRI Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 3 Quality Principles
Recording
​14:30-15.00 CET
 
​Session 2.7: Transition to Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 4 Reporting Organization
Item 22 – Transition to GRI Standards - Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 4 Reporting Organization Recording
​15:15-16:15 CET
 
​Session 2.8:Transition to Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 9-1 Management Approach Narrative

& Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 9-2 Management Approach Indicators
Item 23 – Transition to GRI Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 9-1 Management Approach Narrative

Item 24 – Transition to GRI Standards - Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 9-2 Management Approach Indicators
Recording
​16:30-17:15 CET
 
​Session 2.9:Transition to Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 11 Local Economic Development 
Item 25 – Transition to GRI Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 11 Local Economic Development Recording
​17:15-18:00 CET
 
​Session 2.10:Transition to Standards – Transition to GRI Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 19 Emissions
Item 26  – Transition to GRI Standards – Mock-up of Sustainability Reporting Standard 19 Emissions Recording

Day 1: 5 November 2015

​10:45-11:05 CET
 
​Session 3.3:Update on Credibility and Trust Events
Item 28 – Credibility and Trust Events Update Recording
​11:05-11:50 CET
 
​Session 3.4:Update on Sustainable Development Goals 
Item 29 - SDG Compass

Item 30 - Mapping GRI Disclosures / SDGs
Recording