Goal setting 101 for sustainable operations Flex materiality assessment: methodology and key steps
Select and refine topics.
Select and interview stakeholders.
Synthesize and document.
Assess environmental, social, and governance topics from various frameworks (see list below).
Identify topics with the greatest potential for impact and importance to your business and stakeholders.
Select internal and external stakeholders representing a wide range of functions, geographies and sectors.
Engage stakeholders to source input through in-depth interviews.
Analyze responses from stakeholders to determine material priorities.
Develop an approach to integrating material topics into our sustainability program.
Discovery: material issues
Survey these widely adopted frameworks to understand the key materiality issues to focus and report on:
Don’t forget to check out the sustainability reports issued by your peers.