In the Press / 04.27.2016
Inconsistency bedevils organizations that are attempting to uphold reliable standards systems for corporate social responsibility.
“We speak different languages,” Weatherley-White said. “Even using the word impact investment or impact metrics can be a little bit loaded because people have different definitions. Standards proliferation is a real problem. That is leading to a lot of confusion.”
iPAR and IRIS attempt to build on established, existing standards to create a unified and relatively consistent vocabulary and measurement schema.
Story produced by Kat Friedrich via the Conservation Finance Network.READ MORE