Reporting and Communication

Our Approach

Robust sustainability reporting processes are fundamental to advance transparency, accountability and sustainable management. Effective communication strategies play a key role in reframing organizational cultures, establishing trust and enhancing collaboration. We create sustainability communication strategies within and amongst organizations and society and support sustainability reporting processes. We are enthusiastic about experimenting with social web possibilities.

New conversations are emerging between organizations and their stakeholders across a variety of platforms.

Reporting and Communication

Sustainability communication strategy — Define, implement and monitor sustainability communication strategies.

Sustainability reporting process — Establish and monitor sustainability reporting processes. Structure sustainability reports and define their content based on a materiality analysis. Support our clients in the creation of sustainability reports aligned with stakeholder expectations and relevant frameworks (e.g., GRI guidelines, UN Global Compact Communication of Progress, Carbon Disclosure Project, Integrated Reporting). | Available Course →

Sustainability report evaluation — Evaluate sustainability reports in line with standards, best practices and stakeholders expectations. Provide recommendations to improve report structures, content, reporting processes and management systems.

Assurance of sustainability reports — Increase credibility of performance statements with external verification of data and management processes, adding value for the reporting organizations and society.

GRI Trainings — Offer certified trainings to enable persons in charge to produce a credible sustainability report. Our GRI Certified Trainings are available in the USA, Hispanic Americas, Brazil, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Portugal, and China. For details on training dates and locations, please visit the Event pages or contact your local BSD office. | Available Course →

GRI Application Level Check — BSD provides application level checks for GRI reports.

Training Courses on the Sustainability Code — BSD Consulting offers informational events and training courses on the Sustainability Code. The objective is to support organizations of different sizes on enhancing the transparency and comparability of their sustainability performance based on standardization defined by the Sustainability Code. For further information on training dates and locations please contact your local BSD office in Germany or Switzerland.

Sustainability Rankings & Ratings — BSD supports companies who participate in sustainability rankings and ratings, such as DJSI and CDP. We offer trainings, gap analyses, short- and mid-term recommendations (roadmap), briefing workshops for involved departments, and a quality check for your response. | Available Course →

For More Information

Contact your local BSD office.