About: sustainability assurance

Biodiversity in danger without swift action, MEPs say

With Europe facing a “silent crisis” of biodiversity loss, MEPs are considering ways to strengthen protections for habitats and species but are divided over how to compel EU national governments to live up to their commitments.

Launch of a new publication on benefits of sustainability assurance

A new FEE publication defines the term "assurance" and explains how assurance provision improves the credibility of sustainability reporting. AccountAbility, a UK-based professional organisation, will publish its full AA1000S Assurance Standard in March 2003.