FERMA has told the European Commission that reporting of non-financial matters such as environmental and social performance by companies should become a business process and that the reporting of risks connected with non-financial elements should be aligned with the organisation’s objectives
Corporate Social Responsibility - CSR
“Climate researchers expect that strong and very strong storms – similarly to hurricanes – will increase in frequency, with so-called ‘weather bombs’ also being possible. Weather bomb is the term used to describe an event in which an area of low pressure intensifies considerably in a very short time.”
As part of the UN’s sustainable development agenda entitled Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, countries have adopted a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to transform our world. In a recent UN Global Compact-Accenture Strategy CEO Study, 49% of CEOs believe that business will be the single most important factor in delivering these SDGs.