Standards – Shwe Taung Group



We have aligned our non-financial reporting framework with the following standards:

We consider that, with the disclosure of this report, we comply with the spirit of AA1000AS standards. You can also find the mapping of our data to the GRI Standards, the SDGs, and the UNGC on dashboard.


While we consider all the UN’s SDGs goals as critical, we focus our efforts on the following ones:

AA 1000 Standards

We use the principles described in the AA 1000 Standards to structure our approach to identifying and prioritising the expectations of our stakeholders. The results are assembled in our materiality matrix, demonstrating our adherence to the principles of inclusivity and materiality. As a responsive business, we have disclosed our UNGC COP report every year since 2013, and we will update our sustainability report on a yearly basis.

GRI Standards

Our non-financial reporting is aligned with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards, and we consider that this report has been prepared in accordance with the GRI Standards: Core option.

The following GRI material topics are considered relevant to our non-financial reporting:

GRI topics

GRI Material Topics

Economic topics

201 – Economic Performance

203 – Indirect Economic Impacts

204 – Procurement Practices

205 – Anti-Corruption

207 – Tax

Environmental topics

301 – Materials

302 – Energy

303 – Water and Effluents

304 – Biodiversity

305 – Emissions

306 – Effluents and waste

Social topics

401 – Employment

403 – Occupational Health & Safety

404 – Training & Education

405 – Diversity & Equal Opportunities

406 – Non-discrimination

412 – Human Rights Assessments

413 – Local Communities

416 – Customer Health and Safety

419 – Socio-economic compliance

You can download our GRI Index here.

Myanmar Sustainable Development Plan

By doing our business responsibly and transparently, we are contributing to the following strategies of the Myanmar Sustainable Development Plan (MSDP): 1.4, 3.2, 3.3, 3.6, 3.7, 4.1, 5.1, 5.2, 5.4, 5.6.