• Targeting transparency 2016

    Our study provides insights into the integration of sustainability into the corporate governance and offers an overview of the sustainability reporting of Swiss companies.

  • Global sustainability taxes

    Discover which three areas of tax policy can help CFOs and tax directors navigate through environmental and sustainability changes happening today.

  • Sustainability reporting — the time is now

    Our report analyses the status of sustainability reporting – based on a survey at the Global Reporting Initiative’s Global Conference on Sustainability and Reporting.

  • Tomorrow’s investment rules: a global survey

    How are investors using environmental, social and governance information about your company? Our survey of 163 institutional investors provides insights about non-financial disclosures.

  • Sustainable Business

    Our brochure provides an overview on our sustainability understanding. The brochure includes a questionnaire for a quick self-assessment on your sustainability journey.

  • Integrated reporting: Tips for organizations on elevating value

    In addition to the study “Integrated reporting: elevating value” this paper is designed to give organizations tips on how to implement integrated reporting, strategy and thinking.

  • Value of sustainability reporting

    Sustainability disclosure fosters investor confidence and employee loyalty. Our study explores the benefits of sustainability reporting.

  • Are you ready for conflict minerals reporting?

    Section 1502 of the Dodd–Frank Act requires US-listed companies using conflict minerals in their products to disclose their origin. Read our insights and recommendations.

  • Demystifying sustainability risk

    Sustainability’s evolving role in business has created new risks. See how the COSO Framework can help your organization’s risk management.

Sustainability – What it is about?

Sustainability implies meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs and encompasses environmental, social and economic aspects.

Companies and institutions are increasingly facing demands from a variety of stakeholders to be transparent about their performance in these three key areas:

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EY – your sustainability partner

EY helps clients navigate their journey towards sustainable business excellence in order to create long-term shared value. With a global network of more than 700 sustainability professionals worldwide, EY has a wealth of experience in addressing the challenges and taking advantage of the opportunities that sustainability offers.

Our solutions are customized around these key areas:

Visit our Solution Framework.

For more information about CCaSS Switzerland download the brochure(including a self-assessment for your company) or contact Roger Müller.
 


  • Publications
    • Targeting transparency 2015
      This year our study provides insights into current developments in integrated reporting and offers an overview of the sustainability reporting of the largest Swiss companies.
    • Targeting transparency (2014 edition)
      Sustainability – “business as usual” for leading Swiss companies: Our third study on sustainability management and reporting in Switzerland includes the findings of a survey regarding the current state of sustainability management of the biggest Swiss companies and analyzes the way they report on their non-financial performance.
    • Webcast: Let's talk: sustainability Q2 2014
      An effective corporate sustainability strategy includes staying on top of today’s trending topics. To help, we bring you this interactive series of discussions on sustainability issues. Register for the Webcast.
    • Targeting transparency (2013 edition)
      Swiss companies increasingly incorporate sustainability into their business activities. Our follow-up study analyzes the way they report and explores how they compare internationally.
    • Targeting transparency (2012 edition)
      How Switzerland’s largest companies report on sustainability.
    • Targeting transparency
      Swiss companies increasingly incorporate sustainability into their business activities. Our follow-up study(1.7 MB) analyzes the way they report and explores how they compare internationally.
    • Six growing trends in corporate responsibility
      This survey shows how companies are responding to a wide range of internal and external forces related to environmental sustainability risks and how well companies are prepared to address them.
    • Value of sustainability reporting
      Sustainability disclosure fosters investor confidence and employee loyalty. Our study explores the benefits of sustainability reporting.
    • Are you ready for conflict mineral reporting?
      Section 1502 of the Dodd–Frank Act requires US-listed companies using conflict minerals in their products to disclose their origin. Read our insights and recommendations.
    • Sustainability reporting – the time is now
      This report is an assessment of the current status of sustainability reporting. A survey at the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) Global Conference on Sustainability and Reporting enabled EY and GRI to gather opinions on the changing nature of sustainability.
    • Tomorrow’s investment rules: a global survey(2.4 MB)
      How are investors using environmental, social and governance information about your company? Our survey of 163 institutional investors provides insights about their view on non-financial disclosures.
    • G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines
      The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has launched the G4 Sustainability Reporting Guidelines to improve sustainability reporting, thus benefiting reporters and stakeholders. This paper describes the key features of the Guidelines and how EY can help you implement them.
       

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Climate Change and Sustainability Services Leader Switzerland
+41 58 286 33 96

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