Dr. Karina de Souza and Dr. Amy Herod of the Pacific Institute to Focus Groups in London and Paris

Dr. Karina de Souza and Dr. Amy Herod of the Pacific Institute will join the Corporate Reporting Dialogue: Better Alignment Project roundtable focus groups in London and Paris, respectively. On Monday May 13th, Senior Researcher Dr. Karina de Souza will attend the London roundtable focus group in the United Kingdom. The roundtable will focus on identifying current confusion and barriers to effective reporting on climate, with respect to the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures. On Wednesday May 22nd, Senior Researcher Dr. Amy Herod will attend the Paris roundtable focus group in France. This roundtable will focus on how the Corporate Reporting Dialogue (CDP) initiative can better help companies progress towards environmental leadership with respect to the implementation and use of sustainability reporting standards.  

The Corporate Reporting Dialogue initiative is designed to develop greater coherence, consistency and comparability of wider environmental, social and governance (ESG) financial and non-financial reporting.  The Better Alignment Project is a two-year project focused on driving better alignment in the corporate reporting landscape.

Roundtable focus group details:

London Roundtable Focus Group
Date: Monday, May 13th
Time: 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM BST
Location: Hall Moorgate Place EC2R 6EA London, United Kingdom
Hosted by: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)
Lear more and register for the London event here.

Paris Roundtable Focus Group
Date: Wednesday, May 22nd
Time: 11:15 AM to 5:00 PM UTC
Location: 91-93 Bd Pasteur, 75015, Paris, France
Hosted by: CPR AM and Amundi at Auditorium
Lear more and register for the Paris event here.

The roundtable focus groups are organized by the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB), an international consortium of business and environmental NGOs.