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The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) is a network-based organization that pioneered the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting framework.

The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is a Canadian-based, public policy research institute that has a long history of conducting cutting-edge research into sustainable development.

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) is a CEO-led, global association of some 200 companies dealing exclusively with business and sustainable development.

CSR Europe is the leading European business network for corporate social responsibility (CSR) with around 70 multinational member companies and 27 national partner organisations across Europe.

The UN Global Compact is a strategic policy initiative for businesses that are committed to aligning their operations and strategies with ten universally accepted principles in the areas of human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.

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The Division for Sustainable Development (DSD), part of the UN's Department of Economic and Social Affairs, provides leadership and is an authoritative source of expertise within the United Nations system on sustainable development.

This site gives you information about the EU Sustainable Development Strategy and its key challenges, implementation of the strategy, background and what other actors are doing. Information on activities in commisoin, institutions and member states.

Site on the Sustainable development as one of the policies from European commision Environment programme. Information on Sustainable consumption and production, Sustainable Cities and Susutainable use of natural resources.

Site on the Environment from the European Commision, conatining information on Air, Chemicals, Industry, Soil, Land Use, Noise, Sustainable Development, Nature and Biodiversity, International Issues, Waste and Water policies.

The International Standard ISO 26000:2010, Guidance on social responsibility, provides harmonized, globally relevant guidance for private and public sector organizations of all types, based on international consensus.

European comissions sector for Research and Innovation - Environment provides scientifically sound tools to support decision-making by measuring and assessing policies' impact on overal sustainability.

The United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment Initiative (PRI) is a network of international investors working together to put the six Principles for Responsible Investment into practice.

Eurosif (the European Sustainable Investment Forum) is a pan-European network and think-tank whose mission is to Develop Sustainability through European Financial Markets.