Work Program and review of GRI Standards

The GSSB Work Program defines the upcoming work priorities for the GRI Standards. This includes the schedule of Standards for upcoming review, listed here-under.

Below, you can find further information about projects that the GSSB has undertaken to develop the GRI Standards according to the GSSB Due Process Protocol.

Standards Status Project commencement Project completion

GRI 303:  Water (including the disclosures on effluents from GRI 306: Effluents and Waste)

Completed

Q4 2016

Q2 2018

GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

Completed

Q4 2016

Q2 2018

Tax and payments to governments (new Standard)

In progress

Q2 2017

TBD

Human rights-related GRI Standards

In progress

Q2 2017

TBD

Waste disclosures (from GRI 306: Effluents and Waste)

In progress

Q1 2018

Q1 2020

(expected)

Spills and leaks disclosures (from GRI 306: Effluents and Waste)

To be started

TBD

TBD

GRI 201: Economic Performance, GRI 202: Market Presence, and GRI 203: Indirect Economic Impacts

To be started

TBD

TBD

Work Program and review of GRI Standards

The GSSB Work Program defines the upcoming work priorities for the GRI Standards. This includes the schedule of Standards for upcoming review, listed to the right.

Below, you can find further information about projects that the GSSB has undertaken to develop the GRI Standards according to the GSSB Due Process Protocol.

Review schedule:

Standards currently under review

Disclosures on tax and payments to government

This project will develop potential new disclosures related to tax and payments to governments.

Review of Human Rights-related GRI Standards

This project will review, revise and align the range of human rights-related topics covered in the Standards.

Review of GRI waste disclosures

This project will review and update the content of waste disclosures in GRI 306: Effluents and Waste 2016 in 2018 and 2019.

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Completed reviews of Standards

Review of GRI 303: Water

The project to review and update the content of GRI 303: Water has been completed.

Review of GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety

The project to review and update the content of GRI 403; Occupational Health and Safety has been completed.

More information

Archive of previous projects

Read more about previous projects that have helped to develop the GRI Standards.

Archive of previous projects

The GSSB and standard setting

Learn more about the Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB) and how it works to develop the GRI Standards in the public interest.

GSSB and Standard Setting