Reporting Matters 2017 (WBCSD)
Who’s behind it? – WBCSD , Radley Yeldar
How can it help? – The 2017 edition of Reporting matters, by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and consultants Radley Yeldar, points to positive progress by many of the world’s leading companies to integrate the goals into their business. Spanning 157 world-leading companies from more than 20 sectors and 35 countries, Reporting Matters is the outcome of the fifth review of the WBCSD members’ sustainability and integrated reports. The publication showcases inspirational examples of good practice with regard to reporting and provides insights into how progressive companies have started communicating on the SDGs and integrating the Goals into their respective strategies. The 2017 edition of Reporting matters shows that 79 percent of WBCSD members are already communicating on the SDGs in their corporate non-financial reporting and 45 percent have taken a step further by integrating the Goals into their sustainability strategy.