CSR and Sustainability resources to download

The CSR & Sustainability Glossary (2nd edition)

The CSR and Sustainability Glossary: 2nd edition

In the 2nd edition of the CSR and Sustainability Glossary we aim to shed light on the terms, frameworks, standards and approaches that define the application of Sustainability and CSR globally. We look at institutions and bodies that shape the Sustainability landscape. The glossary remains a simple and straightforward document that will assist professionals and sustainability advocates to communicate the value of Sustainability and CSR in a clear and jargon free manner. It can help you pave your way to awareness, building organisational culture and combating common misunderstandings surrounding Sustainability and CSR related issues.


Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the new business paradigm for growth

We are aware that for companies to accelerate brand differentiation and growth, they need to be more proactive in adopting the goals. SDGs is a promise for a better world and companies can lead in this global new paradigm currently being formulated.


Delivering excellence in Reporting based on the GRI Standards

Successfully implementing the requirements of the GRI Standards, Sustainability Knowledge Group has supported SMEs, companies and Group of companies to successfully transition from GRI G4 to the GRI Standards and retain its competitive edge. To add significant value to your sustainability report and your business action plan, check our brochure on How we deliver excellence in Reporting based on the GRI Standards.

Guidebook: How to Create Value from Climate Change

This practical and insightful guidebook is the key tool of the Business Knowledge Platform, of Lebanon Climate Act, which Sustainability Knowledge Group supported as the Knowledge Partner. Download the guide and use our tools to identify ways to manage Climate Change risks and recognize opportunities in the wider Sustainability field.

2017: The Year of Giving

National Strategy for the Year of Giving highlights six strategy pillars, which are conducted by a minister in a related field. The process involves coordination between federal and local authorities for major projects, following up the developments and accomplishments and regularly reporting to the Higher National Committee for the Year of Giving. The outline of the program can be found in our ”Year of giving” brochure.

The GRI Standards Reference Sheet

This 2-page Reference Sheet presents the key components of The GRI Standards. It is simple to use and gives you a great overview of the updated framework.

 The CSR and Sustainability Glossary

We realize the misconceptions that exist in the CSR and Sustainability field and this tool is developed for everyone to use!

The CSR and Sustainability Glossary is a simple, explanatory and helpful way to get acquainted with all the key terms surrounding Sustainability and CSR. It is a great educational and professional tool, which can be used to complement your knowledge of CSR and Sustainability.

 Sustainability Assessment Tool

A great tool that comes in the form of a short, yet insightful questionnaire in order to give the opportunity to everyone to try out a Sustainability Assessment and be more aware of how a Sustainability Assessment Tool could look like.

The GRI-G4 Reporting Guidelines Reference Sheet

This 2-page Reference Sheet is simple, short, yet complete. It helps you navigate easily around the disclosures of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) version G4 of the Sustainability Reporting Guidelines.

 A Career in Sustainability What does this really mean?

This presentation took place on November 1st 2015, at The British University in Dubai as part of the Sustainability Business Network (SBN) – Green Career Briefing. Aim of the presentation is to provide an overview of what working in the Sustainability and CSR field looks like, as well as the basic responsibilities and traits of a Sustainability professional. The presentation was developed with the purpose to unlock the secrets of a career in Sustainability.