ISO 26000

PPO meeting SAG and NIN

Valuable advice was given to the ISO 26000 Post Publication Organization secretariat during the meeting held February 24. Around 25 stakeholders attended from almost as many countries. We discussed the latest developments regarding ISO 37001, ISO 20121, the systematic review of ISO 26000, the basic training material translated in to Spanish, the preliminary result of the 2016 PPO survey to the national standards bodies.

ISO 26000

The ISO 26000 newsletter in Egypt

Over the past 4 years the national ISO member body in ISO, EOS, has published an ISO 26000 newsletters. More than 600 receive it and it goes to several countries. The January 2017 issues can be found here. Additional issues are available here.

ISO 26000

New linkage document between ISO 26000 and OECD MNE Guidelines

Part of the ISO 26000 PPO work program is to develop linkage documents between ISO 26000 and other important standards/tools developed by organizations such as the OECD. So far linkage documents have been published in relation to UN Global Compact, GRI G4, IIRC and the UN SGDs. Today ISO 26000 PPO published a new linkage document between ISO 26000 and the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises. Hopefully those using one of these two documents will Read more…

ISO 26000

State-of-the-art from Italy

UNI in Italy has published an interesting document after extensive stakeholder consultation. This is how it has been described: ” “UNI Prassi di Riferimento” (best reference practice) UNI/PdR 18:2016 “Social responsibility in organizations – Guidance to the application of UNI ISO 26000”. This document provides a number of elements that support the application of UNI ISO 26000, with focus on the aspects of materiality, accountability, and stakeholder engagement. It outlines operational solutions applicable to different types Read more…

ISO 26000

ISO 26000 highlights January 2017

From email sent to ISO 26000 Post Publication Organization advisory groups SAG and NIN ISO 26000 related highlights As agreed in the PPO work plan, a Spanish translation of the basic training material has been developed. Thank you Karla Guerrero and Adriana Rosenfeld. Draft attached and if you have (SAG and NIN) have any final comments please let us know before end of next week. The OECD/26000 Linkage document is with ISO for final editing Read more…

ISO 26000

IWA 26 – join us !

Swedish member to ISO, SIS, has initiated development of a quick ISO deliverable, IWA26, on how to apply ISO 26000 together with ISO high level structure on management system standards. All information is available at the project site: http://www.sis.se/IWA-on-ISO-26000 “IWA26” will also be discussed at the LinkedIn group ISO 26000 and the hashtag #IWA26000

ISO 26000

ISO 26000 and the SDGs

ISO has published a brochure that illustrates how users of ISO 26000 are guided in a way that contributes to the UN SDGs, the Sustainable Development Goals. It is available at: http://www.iso.org/sr  

ISO 26000

PPO meeting with SAG

Yesterday: PPO meeting with the stakeholder advisory group for ISO 26000. Some notes: * One item on the agenda was the translation of basic training material into Spanish, soon finished. * The OECD/ISO26000 linkage document is currently in its 14th draft and it is time to move forward, perhaps as a ISO 26000 PPO Protocol. * SDG/26000 brochure will likely be ready within a week. We will bundle with the more detailed “cross-reference” asap, as Read more…