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June 28th, 2016

huffington post

The End of ESG Denial

Jean Rogers and Allen White

March 14th, 2016


RI People & Appointments, March 14: GISR, Clean Development Mechanism, RobecoSAM, McKnight

March 7th, 2016


4 tools to tell if your company is walking the walk on CSR

Mike Hower

March 3rd, 2016


The new push to rate suppliers on sustainability

Mike Wallace and Anastasia O’Rourke

February 26th, 2016


Expert Perspectives on ESG Issues – The End of the Beginning

Robert Eccles and Georg Kell

January 12th, 2016


Allen White: my response to investor reporting on both portfolio and systems-level performance

Allen White

December 2015

materiality tracker

Ratings, rankings and indices are converging around materiality

Allen White

August 7, 2015

Sloan Management Review

Why Sustainability Ratings Matter

Allen White

July 24, 2015


TruValue Labs Expands ESG Monitoring to NYSE and NASDAQ

Mike Hower

June 2015


Transforming Corporate Accountability: The Revolutions of Transparency, Ratings & Social Media

Scott Walker and Wayne Visser

April 28, 2015

huffington post

Focusing Corporate Sustainability Ratings on What Matters

Jean Rogers and Allen White

April 17,2015

Bosch Sustainability Blog
The Global Initiative for Sustainable Ratings (GISR) unveils a new program

Bernhard Schwager

April 6, 2015


GISR Launches Platform to Help Cure Sustainability ‘Survey Fatigue’

Mike Hower

April 2, 2015


Could sustainability ‘survey fatigue’ launch a $1 billion industry?

Mike Hower

April 2, 2015


Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings launches website for comprehensive ESG data

Barry Burr

October 3, 2014


ESG research firms are looking at your company. Are you ready?

Mike Wallace and Sarah Corrigan

August 7, 2014


Here’s help with solving the new ‘sustainability math’

Mark Tulay

July 9, 2014

Big Three Credit Rating Agency Courts Impact Investing at Right Moment

June 3, 2014

Sustainability reporting is bringing to the market unprecedented volumes of information

April 21, 2014

Here’s How Corporate America’s Push to Go Green May Finally Be Working

April 10, 2014

Accounting Today
“Sustainability and multicapitalism – Together at last!”

Mark McElroy

April 8, 2014

National Law Review

“IIRC and GISR Agree to Memorandum of Understanding”

Linda Griggs and Sean Donahue

April 3, 2014

Bosch Sustainability

“Focus on sustainability ratings”

Bernhard Schwager

March 31, 2014

Accounting Today
IIRC Signs Pact with Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings

Michael Cohn

February 19, 2014

Jones Day
US: Part One of Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings Now Completed

Charles Hungerford

February 19, 2014

¿Son confiables los ratings de sostenibilidad?

Antonio Vives

January 15, 2014

ProBono Australia
Rating the Raters: Move to Streamline Sustainability Assessments

January 14, 2014


Deutsche calls for merged credit/ESG ratings as sustainability ratings project hits milestone

December 20, 2013

Environmental Leader
Sustainability Ratings Standard Moves Forward

December 20, 2013

Global Proxy Watch
Global Proxy Watch Vol XVII No 46

December 18, 2013


Global Initiative develops standard for increased transparency and effectiveness of sustainability ratings

November 8, 2013


“#SustyGoals 2: A Dialogue with Allen White of GISR, the Godfather of Sustainability Context”

November 4, 2013


Beyond corporate reporting: are integrated ratings next?

September 27, 2013


The New Metrics: Clues for making sense of sustainability ratings

September 20, 2013

huffington post

The Value Proposition for Corporate Environmental, Social, and Governance Issues

September 14, 2013

green is good radio

Interview with Allen White

August 7, 2013


Swamped by sustainability indicators that fail to drive transformation

May 2, 2013 

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2013 Ceres Conference -

An Interview With Allen White, Founder & Co-Chair Of GISR

May 2, 2013 

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2013 Ceres Conference -

An Interview with Mark Tulay, Program Manager at GISR

April 29, 2013


GISR launches principles for rating the raters

April 25, 2013


3 Reasons Investors Will Care About ESG in 2015

April 25, 2013


A Gold Standard for Truly Sustainable Enterprises

April 19, 2013


Capitalism Needs Rethinking But What Are the Options?

February 21, 2013


How Should We Determine a Company’s Value?

 January 7, 2013


2013: Life on the Edge of the Sustainability Cliff

 January 7, 2013


Life on the Edge of the Sustainability Cliff: Rebuilding the Bonds Between Companies, Investors and Society

April 9, 2013


Closing the Context Gap: Sustainability Reporting is Failing Us

February 11, 2013


Yardsticks We Will Need to Live By

February 8, 2013


Goldmark: Identifying the Polluters and the Greens, with Standardized Tools

December 2012


Redefining Value: The Future of Corporate Sustainability Ratings

December 10, 2012


Rating Business Rating Systems

December 10, 2012


As Global ESG Standards Setter GISR Builds, Are the Raters on Board?

August 10, 2012


New Rigorous Ratings Tools Help Investors and Companies

July 6, 2011


The Sustainability Ratings Industrial Complex: Breaking the Mold

June 24, 2011


Peter Knight on the Hope for Better Ratings

June 10, 2011


Sustainability rating standard needed to ‘avoid next BP’ – Ceres, Tellus