Corporate Sustainability Certification: GovernanceThe Sustainable Organisation understands the importance of Governance practices in demonstrating the values of the Organisation and its progress against policies and sustainability objectives, to both relevant stakeholders. The Intertek Sustainability –Governance Standard brings these requirements together, challenging the Organisation to ensure their business practices are strategically aligned, adhere to policy requirements across all functions, ensure diversity in its workforce, align activities with sustainability objectives, engage in open and transparent communication with all stakeholders. Senior Management support is evident throughout the Organisation and the implementation of its strategies and policies. The standard is divided into eightcomponents; Board Independence/Oversight, Stakeholder Engagement, Strategy & Executive Alignment, Brand Reputation, Philanthropy, Corporate Controls, Fair Competition, Lobbying & Political Contributions.
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