Updates and Insights from the CSR Asia Forum on Sustainability Disclosure 2011

March 25, 2011 by  
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The CSR Asia Forum on Sustainability Disclosure 2011 was held in Singapore on 23 March, and organised by CSR Asia to update delegates on sustainability reporting, disclosure and communications, both locally and globally.

Here are some updates and insights from the Forum:

Singapore Companies Lagging Behind on Sustainability Reporting

According to CSR Asia, Singapore companies are lagging behind on sustainability reporting and could risk losing out this potential competitive edge to other Asian companies. Singapore is placed fourth out of five ASEAN countries (Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines) in terms of the number of sustainability reports produced by the country’s companies, and has only 21 companies producing 59 reports in the past eight years. Read more