The evolution of corporate reporting

The journey to a new style of reporting on social and environmental initiatives


A key challenge in communicating an organisations’ corporate social responsibility initiatives is making those initiatives sound like they matter to the organisation. That requires an understanding that they do in fact matter and that they are more than just a nice to have.

Carol Adams

Carol Adams is a professor of accounting at Durham University, an advisor on corporate reporting and integrating sustainability into organisational practices and a non-executive director.