/ANNOUNCEMENT/: April 9-10, 2018, Certified training “THE GRI STANDARDS: Sustainability Reporting” (Astana)

Attention: The opportunity to obtain international certificate!

Invitation for the participation.


/April 9-10, 2018, Astana/



October 19, 2016 – The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has published new standards with the modular structure of GRI STANDARDS.

It consist of three universal standards for all organizations, in addition there are 33 special standards. The new GRI Standards have been issued and are available for use since January 2017. Since January 1, 2018 GRI STANDARDS are recommended for reports submission.


Date and location: April 9-10, 2018, Astana

Working language: Russian

Participation fee (1 person): 340000 KZT (participation fee includes: training, handouts, GRI and CSR CA certificates, lunches and coffee breakes)


Organizer: CSR Central Asia Agency — GRI Official partnerGlobal Reporting Initiative.


We invite: Managers and specialists of organizations involved in the preparation and verification of non-financial reporting or planning its preparation in future (specialists in sustainable development (CSR), environmentalists, PR, HR, GR, IR specialists, etc.)                            


Goals of the training:

  • To familiarize the participants with the technologies of preparation of non-financial reporting and the requirements of the new GRI Standards.
  • To increase the competence in applying the standard for non-financial reporting.
  • The opportunity for participants to recieve feedback from specialists of non-financial reporting from other companies.


Form of the training:

The training is conducted in an interactive form and involves the implementation of practical tasks. The training is accompanied by specially developed materials and demonstrations.


Procedure of obtaining certificates: Participants will receive 2 certificates!

From CSR Central Asia: On the day of completion of the Seminar, participants will receive a Certificate from the Organizers on hand.
From GRI: After the training, the organizers form and send to the GRI headquarters a list of participants in the training. After that, to the address of the participant’s personal email, the GRI coordinator sends a questionnaire, which must be filled in and sent to GRI. The certificate of the training is sent to all participants after completing the questionnaire.


Leading Trainer: ROLF SHWERY

He speaks fluent Russian. Graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Fribourg (Switzerland), Master of Manchester University (Great Britain), Candidate of Sociological Sciences (Russia). Experience in GRI training in Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Hungary, Slovakia, etc. He headed the Swiss Academy of Social Development (SAD). Currently he manages his own company, advises international companies and large European structures.


Regional aspects of reporting at the training will be presented by:

Corporate Development Agency “CSR Central Asia”

  • ALIYA KADRALIYEVA, Director of CSR Central Asia in Kazakhstan, Certified Consultant (MBA, GRI, ISO)
  • ASEL ARSTANBEKOVA, Managing Director, Certified Consultant (MBA, GRI, PESP, ISO, Accountability)


Full program of the training and information about the organizers in Russian can be found here



Send the request to csr.kaz@gmail.com, as a response, registration and agreement documents will be sent back to you.




Corporate Development Agency «CSR Central Asia»

E-mail: csr.kaz@gmail.com

Tel: +7 727 395 52 51, +7 707 835 40 50


URL: http://csr-ca.com/en/18-01-2018-12-13-fevralia-v-almaty-proidet-sertifikacionnyi-trening-gri-standards/