"The CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development helps companies achieve competitive advantage through guided Sustainability disclosures. Thus, companies in the process of reporting improve the quality of disclosures on their economic , social, governance and environmental(ESG) performance.
The Centre helps companies in the assessment of corporate preparedness and process for Sustainability Reporting with respect to the GRI and other global frameworks. Industry clients find value both in terms of reporting requirements as per reporting frameworks as well as in assessment of the extent to which the company has succeeded in imbibing the sustainability context. Since 2009, CESD has been assisting top BSE , NSE listed companies with sustaianbility reports which encompasses end-to-end project management in terms of capacity building, process improvement, content development and third party assurance."