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GRI Welcomes Submissions For Joining Its Governance Bodies


GRI wants to retain inclusion and diversion in its governing body, as the deadline approaches for the opportunity to submit applications.

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Dailycsr.com – 26 June 2019 – GRI is looking for “new members” for “five bodies”. The search for the new faces is scanning on a global platform so as to take forward GRI’s “crucial decision making and advisory functions”. The “sustainability reporting framework” provided by GRI is used most widely all over the world.
Furthermore, GRI pitches for “broad and inclusive participation” in its governance whereby getting people who represent “different sectors, roles and countries”. Stakeholders across the globe receive encouragement for reviewing the opportunities as a means to “get involved and spread the word as widely as possible”.
The invitation to apply is still on and will close after June 30, 2019. Here are the names of the “two bodies” for which nominations are being received:
While, here is yet another list of the rest of the bodies for which the application submission date will end on July 12, 2019, as mentioned by GRI:
By clicking on the links mentioned above, one can avail more information about “the remit, expectations, responsibilities and time commitment” about every position. Additionally, one can also find guidance about the “nomination process” and learn about “how to apply”. The appointments will be “on a voluntary basis” and will have to be served for “three-year terms” effective from January 1, 2020.
As per 3blmedia reports:
“Headquartered in Amsterdam (Netherlands) with regional offices around the world, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) is the independent international organization that helps businesses, governments and other organizations understand and communicate their sustainability impacts”.