Interview with Emmanuel Faber
ISSB chair met Corporate Disclosures in Montreal on the margins of the ISSB Symposium and discussed the big picture, from adoption in the US, interoperability in Europe, partnership with GRI, and the challenges of establishing a global baseline
Don't teach GRI how to suck eggs
Eelco van der Enden, CEO at GRI, discusses the oldest and most widely adopted sustainability standard setter partnership with the 'new kids on the block', namely ISSB and EFRAG. As well as his vision for the future of sustainability reporting
ISSB and GRI's MoU, one year on.... merger on the horizon?
Corporate Disclosures asked the main protagonist: ISSB chair Emmanuel Faber and GRI chief executive Eelco van der Enden.
ISSB a driver for change or a compliance exercise?
Or Emmanuel Faber's theory of change
Challenges for the adoption of the ISSB standards
ISSB standards to be effective January 2024
IOSCO ready to start independent assessment of IFRS S1 and IFRS S2
ISSB to vote on GRI and ESRS inclusion in IFRS S1's sources of guidance
Corporate Disclosures provides its polling forecast
Commercially sensitive opportunities exempt from ISSB disclosures
ISSB voted to allow companies not to disclose commercially sensitive information if not already publicly available
Financed emissions required in ISSB climate standard
But facilitated emissions not required of investment banks
Nature in ISSB standard
Enhancement of climate standard to include nature-related issues announced at COP 15 biodiversity conference