Upcoming sustainabililty reporting workshops by Paia Consulting

Paia Consulting will be conducting a series of training workshops to dive into the various aspects of sustainability reporting.  Register for the sessions now!


Thursday, 14 September 2017

Learn how to manage your supply chain more responsibly whilst fulfilling the reporting requirements.  You will learn about business drivers, stakeholder expectations, tools and approaches in a hands-on way, how to integrate sustainable purchasing policies into your business strategy combined with sharing of best practice in effective supply chain sustainability.  Read more


Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Write your Sustainability Report in-house with our specially designed Toolkit, compliant with SGX Sustainability Reporting guidelines.  The toolkit includes a 32 page Handbook written by Paia, Reporting Tools & Templates to get you started and a special 1 day training to help you through it all.  Read more


Thursday, 28 September 2017

Stakeholder Engagement along with Materiality is on of the key building blocks of a good Sustainability Report. The course focuses on analysing the business case for stakeholder engagement, mapping the key areas in the successful engagement cycle. The course is ideal for those new to stakeholder management, or those who wish to strengthen their stakeholder engagement skills. Read more


Thursday & Friday, 19 & 20 October 2017

The 2-day course details what sustainability reporting is, what the frameworks are and work through the key steps to producing a sustainability report. The course is practical, taking SGX’s reporting requirements and demonstrating through case study examples (local & global) of how companies typically meet these guidelines in practice.  Read more

Exclusive GRI Sustainability Reporting Training Workshop

Global Compact Network Singapore (GCNS) will be holding two exclusive half-day training workshops with GRI’s Knowledge Director, Ms. Alyson Slater.

This workshop has been designed to clarify how companies can link the GRI Standards and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The workshop is a half day event and is aimed at sustainability report preparers and professionals in the field of Corporate Sustainability and Sustainability Management.

Register for your selected workshop on 28 August or 31 August 2017! Participants will receive GRI’s official Certificate of Attendance after completing the half-day workshop.

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Ricoh sets materiality and environmental goals aimed to resolve social issues in accordance with U.N. SDGs and the Paris Agreement

Ricoh Company, Ltd announced new goals to strengthen their commitment to fostering sustainability in business and society. Ricoh started its 19th Mid-Term Management plan from April 2017, and to coincide with the plan, Ricoh outlined five material issues and new environmental goals that include achieving zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050. Ricoh aims to create new markets and value propositions by looking broadly at social issues, and taking on the challenge to resolve them while simultaneously achieving social development and Ricoh’s own business growth.

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The Future of Sustainability and Reporting for Corporate Sustainability

Global Compact Network Singapore recently hosted a Thought Leadership event to address The Future of Sustainability and Reporting for Corporate Sustainability. Participants were able to learn from mature reporting organisations on the opportunities that exist in aligning to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and using corporate reporting as a tool to inform business decisions while also transforming local economies and societies.

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SGX Appoints GCNS to run Sustainability Reporting Workshops for Listed Companies

GCNS has been appointed by SGX to organise one-day workshops to assist listed companies prepare their sustainability reports. Each listed company can send up to two representatives and need only pay $250 (instead of $500) per person with subsidies provided by SGX. The subsidises will end 31 March 2017.


Aligning with investor ESG needs: Roadmap for listed companies

The launch of the “Comply or Explain” sustainability reporting guidelines by the Singapore Exchange (SGX) earlier this year has created a significant buzz among the locally listed companies. Concerns on what the entire process entails, the resources required and what kind of effects it would have on organisational performance.
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Arvind’s first sustainability report wins Asia’s top awards

India’s leading lifestyle and fashion conglomerate, Arvind Limited, clinched Asia’s Best First Time Sustainability Report award at the recently concluded 2016 Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA) in Singapore.
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GRI launches new global standards to help companies report on sustainability

At the launch event in Singapore hosted by Fuji Xerox, the business community discussed the importance of reporting and how the new GRI Standards afford greater accessibility and flexibility for first-timers.
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Like an open book, CDL discloses all

Good corporate governance is the cornerstone of any corporation that wants to remain relevant for the future, says its CEO.
PUBLISHED OCT 2, 2016, 5:30 AM SGT
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At FairPrice, sustainability is in its DNA

NTUC FairPrice, the largest supermarket chain in Singapore, on Thursday published its first sustainability report, which covers data and activities at all its 130 outlets and warehouse and logistics operations for the 2015 calendar year.
PUBLISHED SEP 23, 2016, 5:50 AM SGT
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Can big businesses be social enterprises too?

The business case for companies to be more socially responsible has been proven, but what comes next? Speakers and panellists brainstormed at this year’s CSR and Social Innovators Forum in Singapore.
PUBLISHED Thursday 15 September 2016
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Singapore firms ‘lag behind in sustainability reporting’

Only 71% had done reports, study shows; but this will change with new SGX requirements
PUBLISHED JUL 21, 2016, 5:00 AM SGT
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SGX’s new sustainability reporting rules will help ‘open up markets’

Singapore continues to increase momentum in sustainability reporting by mandating listed companies to report on environment, society and governance factors on a ‘comply or explain’ basis.
PUBLISHED Wednesday 22 June 2016
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Sustainability reporting for all listed companies mandatory from FY2017

A survey of institutional investors found that 90 per cent consider sustainability factors
PUBLISHED: 4:00 AM, JUNE 21, 2016

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