Global exchange for how-to deliver decision-useful sustainability information

Making scarce expertise accessible through global collaboration as a public good

There is insufficient access to expertise to respond to the global demand for


sustainability  information

in the timeframes needed to mitigate existential impacts.

We are solving this problem, by

building capacity quickly,

and at scale,

with tech enabled (AI accelerated),

How-To Playbooks and certifications as

Capacity Building Units.

We continually curate know how using crowdsourcing (Wiki) to rapidly evolve

international best practice.

The Prototpe Playbook is open for preliminary consultation.

Our international collaborative network includes:

free and CPD accredited, recordings of all past events soon available on our NEW YouTube channel – subscribe NOW!

Tech Talks with Peadar Duffy

Access recordings and content from past events:

  • Carol Adams
  • Christian Heller
  • Veronica Poole
  • Sue Lloyd
  • Rod Carr
  • Tjeerd Krumpelman
  • Fabienne Michaux
  • Jeremy Nicholls
  • Lourdes Montenegro
  • Wim Bartels
  • Carol Adams
  • Richard Barker
  • Jo Fackler
  • Vincent Siegerink
  • Belissa Rojas
  • Helen Slinger
  • James Spurgeon
  • Marta Santamaria
  • Mardi McBrien
  • Rodrigo Buenaventura
  • Jean Bouquot
  • Tiffany Grabski

First Tuesdays with Alex Hetherington

Access recordings and content from past events:

  • Sharron L. McPherson
  • Mary Adams
  • Annamarie van der Merwe
  • Satyajit Bose
  • Ann-Maree Tippoo
  • Shameela Soobramoney
  • Jennifer Motles
  • Michael Rea
  • Marie-Josée Privyk

Mandatory sustainability reporting is new

for most organisations around the world. 

On the front-line for this task

will be reporting officers.

Many aren’t prepared 

> They don’t know how to compile reports

> They don’t know how to secure data

Best practice How-to Playbooks

for decision-useful sustainability information are being curated from global best content by expert members of The ESG Exchange Technical Committee and will be made freely available through The ESG Exchange.

Unlock scarce global expertise

 These Playbooks will help people globally in to embed in their organisations what is required across all sizes and types of organisations operating in any industry and any country. They will be applicable for all people in any role and in any profession.

Collaborating, working hand-in-hand with all roles in your organisation , The ESG Exchange will help you facilitate your organisation’s journey to decision-useful sustainability information. 

Making it less burdensome

and more straightforward to embed sustainability reporting activities across your organisation. The How-To Playbooks guide organisations to publish comparable (between organisations), assurable (trustworthy), repeatable (comparable over time), decision-useful, digital sustainability information in any required format.

What others say

Professor Mervyn King

Chair Emeritus of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), founding Chair of the International Integrated Reporting Council 

ESG is about

Sustainable Performance

over the Long Term

Mary Adams and Peadar Duffy in discussion

“a wake-up call for every ESG practitioner”

Desiree Fixler, DWS whistleblower 

talks to Prof Bob Eccles

What you should do next

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