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Generali safeguards its sustainable strategy with integrated thinking

23 March 2022 in News releases

The <IR> Business Network’s Integrated Thinking & Strategy Group publishes its latest case study on integrated thinking in action from Generali. The Generali Group is one of the largest global insurance providers, spanning life and health insurance and property and casualty solutions, as well as offering asset management solutions for institutional and retail third-party customers. …

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Spanish translation of the <IR> Framework published

16 March 2022 in News releases

The Value Reporting Foundation today published the updated translation of the <IR> Framework in Spanish, which was coordinated by SMS Latinoamérica. Revisions to the <IR> Framework were published in January 2021 to provide further guidance and clarity to report preparers and advance high-quality adoption of integrated reporting. Today’s publication brings the Spanish translation up to …

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What’s the future of the <IR> Framework under the IFRS Foundation?

2 March 2022 in News releases

In June, the Value Reporting Foundation – home to the Integrated Thinking Principles, Integrated Reporting Framework and the SASB Standards – will consolidate under the IFRS Foundation, which is establishing the new International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB). What does this mean for the <IR> Framework and the businesses that use the Framework? Learn more in …

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Enel embeds sustainability into its business model via integrated thinking

16 February 2022

The <IR> Business Network’s Integrated Thinking & Strategy Group publishes its latest case study on integrated thinking in action from Enel Providing gas and electricity in more than 30 countries across five continents, Enel, the Italian multinational energy company, has developed a business model that promotes the UN Sustainable Development Goals. To achieve those goals, …

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The BMW Group motors towards its sustainability goals with integrated thinking

28 January 2022

The <IR> Business Network’s Integrated Thinking & Strategy Group publishes its latest case study on integrated thinking in action from the BMW Group. The BMW Group is one of the most successful manufacturers of automobiles and motorcycles in the premium segment worldwide. With BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce, the BMW Group owns three of the best-known …

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Yorkshire Water streamlines sustainability decision-making with integrated thinking

11 January 2022

The <IR> Business Network’s Integrated Thinking & Strategy Group publishes its latest case study on integrated thinking in action from Yorkshire Water. Yorkshire Water delivers water, sewerage and environmental services to over five million people and 130,000 businesses. Yorkshire Water provides some of life’s most essential services to the people and businesses of Yorkshire, playing …

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Three ways to get to integrated thinking: lessons from Australia

8 December 2021 in Blog posts

Integrated reporting is a means to an end – and the end is not necessarily the publication of a single performance report that combines financial reporting and sustainability disclosure. Rather, the process that sits behind integrated reporting is meant to instill integrated thinking within a business. Integrated thinking supports decision-making and sustainable resource allocation by …

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Novo Nordisk rethinks its value creation process with integrated thinking

10 November 2021

The <IR> Business Network’s Integrated Thinking & Strategy Group publishes its latest case study on integrated thinking in action from Novo Nordisk. Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given the organization the experience and capabilities that also enable them to help …

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IFRS Foundation announces International Sustainability Standards Board

2 November 2021 in News releases

IFRS Foundation announces International Sustainability Standards Board, consolidation with CDSB and VRF, and publication of prototype disclosure requirements. As world leaders meet in Glasgow for COP26, the UN global summit to address the critical and urgent issue of climate change, the IFRS Foundation Trustees (Trustees) announce three significant developments to provide the global financial markets …

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Turkish translation of the <IR> Framework published

6 October 2021

The Value Reporting Foundation has today published the updated translation of the International <IR> Framework in Turkish, which was facilitated by the Integrated Reporting Network Turkiye (ERTA). Revisions to the International <IR> Framework were published in January 2021 to provide further guidance and clarity to report preparers and advance high-quality adoption of integrated reporting. Today’s …

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