Our partners and alliances


Australia

3 Pillars 

Net Balance partners with 3 Pillars Network in defining the content for its leading edge conferences and seminars.

 

AccountAbility

We are a member of AccountAbility which manages the AA1000 series of standards which include the AA1000 Assurance Standard, the AA1000 Accountability Principles Standard and the AA1000 Stakeholder Engagement Standard.

 

 

ACCA

We partner with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Australia and New Zealand to produce a research series which analyses disclosures on areas of non-financial performance by Australian Securities Exchange top 50 companies.

 

AusLSA

The Australian Legal Sector Alliance (AusLSA) works to promote sustainable practices across the legal sector. Net Balance provides the secretariat for the Alliance. The AusLSA Project Manager based in our Melbourne office is able to draw on the knowledge and resources of the Net Balance Group.

 


CDP

We partner with CDP to produce the CDP Australia Water Report, which analyses water data disclosed through CDP at the request of 530 institutional investors representing US$57 trillion in assets. The data comes from some of Australia’s largest ASX-listed companies in water-sensitive sectors.

 

Change2

Net Balance provides subject matter expertise for Change2 content covering a diverse range of sustainability engagement modules.

 

GRI

Net Balance is an organisational stakeholder of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the world’s most widely-used sustainability reporting framework. Net Balance Director, Robyn Leeson, is an elected member of the GRI’s Stakeholder Council.

 GHGMI

Net Balance works with the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) to develop and deliver accredited online training courses focusing on the Clean Energy legislative package and underpinning legislation such as the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (NGER) scheme.

 


Banksia Foundation 

In 2013 Net Balance entered a three-year partnership with the Banksia Foundation to measure the social, environmental and economic value created by the Banksia
Sustainability Awards
. Net Balance is a sponsor for the Local Government Sustainability Award and the Leading in Sustainability - Large Business Award. 

IWDA

The International Woman's Development Agency (IWDA) is the only Australian development organisation entirely focused on women’s rights and gender equality.  Net balance supports IWDA through mutual knowledge exchange and support for programs which empower women throughout Asia and the Pacific.

 

Swinburne University

We partner with the National Centre for Sustainability (NCS) Swinburne to deliver accredited GRI training on sustainability reporting.

 


United Kingdom

Action Sustainability

We partner with Action Sustainability, a not-for-profit social enterprise in the UK set up to lead and inspire sustainable procurement.

 

Business in the Community

We partner with NGO Business in the Community  to administer the Corporate Responsibility Index in Australia and New Zealand.

CorporateRegister.com

Being one of the top 10 Reporting Partners in Australia, Net Balance partners with CorporateRegister.com the world's largest online directory of company issued Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability, and Environment reports from around the world.

 

Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

We collaborate with this institute of the University of Cambridge to deliver the Prince of Wales’s Business and Sustainability Programme and the Sustainability Practitioners Programme.

nef consulting

We partner with nef consulting, the consulting arm of the new economics foundation in London, to deliver Social Return on Investment training in Australia.


Sri Lanka

Cambridge Partners

Cambridge Partners is an Australian and Sri Lankan based consultancy specialising in carbon accounting, education and research and sustainable development solutions.  Net Balance partners with Cambridge Partners to deliver projects locally in Sri Lanka.