10 years after publication, ISO 26000 will be celebrated both locally and globally during fall 2020. Here are some examples: ISO: the very well visited website iso.org will highlight ISO 26000 ISO 26000 SGN is organizing a 10 Year ISO… Read More »ISO 26000 celebrating 10 years 2020
The national standards body in France, AFNOR, has submitted a proposal to the ISO membership to create a new ISO technical committee (TC) on social responsibility (SR). The proposed scope of work: Standardization in the field of Social Responsibility to… Read More »New committee on SR proposed
The NSB in Brazil has developed its own national certifiable standard based on ISO 26000. It is called ABNT NBR 16001 and there is a great brochure that explains how the international standard relates to the national standard.
A new ISO 26000 support network will have its first constitutional meeting October 28th in Bali, the day before the International Open Forum on ISO 26000 takes place at the same venue (http://iof2018.cfcd-indonesia.or.id/). This first meeting of The ISO 26000 Support Network is… Read More »ISO 26000 Support Network is launched
After eight years of promoting ISO 26000 the two ISO member bodies Sweden (SIS) and Brazil (ABNT) disbanded the ISO 26000 Post Publication Organization mid July 2018. The decision was a simple budget issue: stakeholders gladly invest in developing new… Read More »The ISO 26000 PPO is disbanded
IWA 26 is an ISO-deliverable that aims at helping users of ISO 26000 and users of ISO-management system standards understand each other a bit better. During the final plenary of the workshop a draft communication plan was initiated and it… Read More »IWA 26 communication plan
Some are not using ISO 26000 and that is OK In a recent interview in a Swedish sustainability magazine a couple of companies stated ‘We are not using ISO 26000 because taking societal responsibility and solving societal challenges in a… Read More »Not using ISO 26000? It is OK!