• First set of ESRS sent to European Commission

    24 November 2022

    The first set of European Sustainability Reporting Standards have been sent to the European Commission after months of revisions by EFRAG's sustainability reporting board

  • EFRAG starts work on voluntary SME standard

    18 November 2022

    Proposals for voluntary sustainability standards for European unlisted SMEs have been presented to the Technical Expert Group

  • IFRS sustainability disclosure taxonomy key for interoperability

    16 November 2022

    Sue Lloyd highlights the importance of the digital taxonomy for ensuring interoperability between ISSB and EU standards

  • Higher costs in the short-term than benefits in implementing ESRS

    11 November 2022

    SMEs concerned the cost of requirements trickling down to them is undervalued

  • EFRAG confirm TCFD structure for ESRS 2 and topical standards

    3 November 2022

    Sustainability Reporting Board confirms switching to TCFD architecture for disclosures on policies, targets, action plans and resources

  • EFRAG SR board finalises mandatory disclosures and materiality in standards

    27 October 2022

    Disclosure requirements will be mandatory for climate and general standards in the ESRS

  • EFRAG board discusses usefulness of voluntary staff ethnicity disclosure

    21 October 2022

    Proposed by the technical expert group

  • ESRS water and circular economy standards narrowed

    13 October 2022

    Proposed reductions for water and circular economy standards completes the set of proposals to amend the ESRS environmental standards

  • EFRAG trimming pollution standards

    13 October 2022

    EFRAG's Sustainability Reporting Technical Expert Group has proposed a range of adjustments to scale down ESRS E2 (pollution)

  • Integrating 1.5°C reduction target in European climate standard

    12 October 2022

    EFRAG's SRB discussed requiring explanation on how companies' targets align with the 1.5° global temperature goal