SEC, CISA push dueling cyberattack incident reporting rules

As the chief information security officer of a large, publicly traded tech company, Drew Simonis has been keeping a close eye on the SEC’s proposed rules to require reporting of major cyberattacks. Simonis, who works at Juniper Networks, has some serious concerns shared by many executives in U.S. private industry.Continue Reading

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Environmental, social, and governance has become one of the biggest buzzwords in corporate America, transcending industries and markets. But up until this year, many investment managers, funds, and corporate boards have focused on the environmental, or the E, of ESG. The pivotal social movements and continued impact of Covid-19 overContinue Reading

Five Takeaways from the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26)

The Environment and Sustainable Development 5 Minute Fix is a snapshot of need-to-know news on a range of ESD issues nationally. This edition focuses on the latest in climate change, waste, energy, sustainable development, planning and environmental protection. Climate change Commonwealth: New biomethane and end-of-life tyres fuel types included inContinue Reading

The great carbon-capture debate | Food and Environment Reporting Network

One farmer dogged pipeline surveyors as they traversed his southwestern Iowa fields, peppering them with unwelcome questions about their proposed project. Another cornered Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds at a fundraising event. A third painted “No Carbon Pipeline” on a semi-trailer and parked it at the intersection of two county roads. TheseContinue Reading

sustainability - 4 pillars

Expectations of the purpose of business, as well as how companies operate and deliver is evolving. The Forum understands the challenges they face and supports progress on convergent sustainability reporting standards. The lack of a universal sustainability reporting standard poses an obstacle to measuring the sustainability of business and tacklingContinue Reading

Environmental and Climate Change Reporting Training Workshop

Citizens In Action Southern Africa in partnership with Media Centre Masvingo held a journalist training on environment and climate change reporting in Masvingo urban at Charles Austin Theatre on the 6th of June 2022 as part of commemorating the World Environment day that was celebrated the previous day under theContinue Reading

TNFD Four Pillars of Disclosure

While reporting of climate-related financial risks has dominated the news following the proposed rulemaking by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), momentum is building toward a standardized reporting framework for sustainability disclosure related to companies’ interface with nature. In November 2021, we spotlighted an increasing focus from investors andContinue Reading