Schedule of Standards projects

The GSSB work program includes projects to review existing GRI Standards as well as to develop new Standards. Below you’ll find information on ongoing Standards projects, as well as projects scheduled to start.

 

Click here for the GSSB Work Program for 2020-2022.

 

Standards
Status
Project start
Public Comment
Standard release
Review of GRI's human rights-related Standards
In progress
Q2 2017
11 June to
9 September
2020
Phase 1: 2H 2021
Phase 2: tbd
Review of GRI's Universal Standards
(GRI 101: Foundation 2016, GRI 102:
General Disclosures 2016, GRI 103:
Management Approach 2016)
Completed
Q2 2019
11 June to
9 September
2020
2H 2021
Development of a Sector Standard for
oil and gas
Completed
Q2 2019
8 July to
6 October
2020
2H 2021
Development of a Sector Standard for
coal
Completed
Q2 2019
19 May to
31 July
2021
1H 2022
Development of a Sector Standard for agriculture and fishing
In progress
Q4 2019
19 May to
31 July
2021
1H 2022
Development of a Sector Standard for mining
In progress
Q1 2022
Q1 2023 (expected)
Q3 2023 (expected)
Review of GRI 304: Biodiversity 2016
In progress
Q3 2021
Q3 2022 (expected)
Q2 2023 (expected)
Critical incident management
Review of GRI's spills and leaks disclosures (from GRI 306: Effluents and Waste 2016)
To be started
Expected Q3 2022
TBD
TBD
Climate change
New topic including review of GRI 302: Energy 2016, GRI 305: Emissions 2016, and  GRI 201: Economic Performance 2016
To be started
Expected Q4 2022
TBD
TBD
Development of a Sector Standard for Food and Beverages 
To be started
Expected Q4 2022

Related documents

GSSB Due Process Protocol 2018 file 18 Oct 2018 English 213 KB
GSSB Terms of Reference file 18 Oct 2018 English 108 KB
GSSB Work Program 2020-2022 file 01 Dec 2020 English 221 KB

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