ESG – Environmental, Social, Governance – received a lot of attention in 2021. Organizations across industries and around the world have had to respond to investor, stakeholder, regulator, customer, employee, and activist demands to address ESG. The pressure is on, organizations are being held accountable and it is now time for the organization to build a strategic ESG plan for reporting in 2022.
In 2021 we saw a lot of discussions and growing regulatory and investor pressure on ESG. This caused organizations, starting with the board and senior executives, to determine what ESG means in their context and put it on the organization’s agenda from the board level down into operations. This next year, 2022, will move ESG programs in their maturity as organizations move from thinking about ESG and how to approach it to execute on ESG in the context of ongoing organization strategy and operations.
GRC 20/20 has four key tips to implementing ongoing and sustainable ESG reporting in 2022, these are . . .
[THE REST OF THIS ARTICLE CAN BE FOUND ON THE ISOMETRIX BLOG WHERE GRC 20/20’S MICHAEL RASMUSSEN IS A GUEST AUTHOR]