GRI report

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) G3 disclosure

The Group is, for the first time, declaring its GRI G3 application level in the integrated 2011 annual report.

GRI Table

Disclosure Description Reference Page
Strategy and analysis
1.1 Statement from the most senior decision- maker of the organisation.
Chief executive officer’s review 32
Organisational profile
2.1 Name of the organisation. Scope and boundary of report 1
2.2 Primary brands, products, and/or services. Group overview 5
2.3 Operational structure of the organisation, Group overview 5
  including main divisions, operating Life Healthcare’s facilities 104
  companies, subsidiaries, and joint ventures. Annexure A 202
    Annexure B 205
2.4 Location of organisation’s headquarters. Administration 111
    Group overview 5
2.5 Number of countries where the organisation Scope and boundary of report 1
  operates, and names of countries with either Group overview 5
  major operations or that are specifically    
  relevant to the sustainability issues covered    
  in the report.    
2.6 Nature of ownership and legal form. Administration 111
    Annexure C 206
    Scope and boundary of report 1
2.7 Markets served (including geographic Group overview 5
  breakdown, sectors served, and types of    
  customers/beneficiaries).    
2.8 Scale of the reporting organisation. Group overview 5
    Chief executive officer’s review 32
    Chief financial officer’s review 39
    Annexure C 206
       
       
2.9 Significant changes during the reporting Chief executive officer’s review 32
  period regarding size, structure, or Growth review 51
  ownership. Annexure C 206
Report parameters
3.1 Reporting period (e.g. fiscal/calendar year) for information provided. Scope and boundary of report 1
  for information provided.    
3.2 Date of most recent previous report. Scope and boundary of report 1
3.3 Reporting cycle (annual, biennial, etc.). Scope and boundary of report 1
3.4 Contact point for questions regarding the report or its contents. Feedback 1
3.5 Process for defining report content. Scope and boundary of report 1
  Sustainability review 57
3.6 Boundary of the report (e.g. countries, divisions, subsidiaries, leased facilities, joint ventures, suppliers). Scope and boundary of report 1
  Group overview 5
  Annexure A 202
  Annexure B 205
3.7 Limitations on the scope of the report. Scope and boundary of report 1
3.12 GRI index. Corporate governance report 79
  Sustainability review 57
3.13 Policy and practice on external assurance. Independent auditors' report 115
  Audit committee report 113
Governance, commitments and engagement
4.1-4 Governance structure. Corporate governance report 79
4.5 Link between compensation and performance. Remuneration report 94
4.6 Process for avoiding conflict of interest. Corporate governance report 79
4.7 Expertise of board. Group overview 5
  Corporate governance report 79
4.8 Internally developed statements of mission or values. Group overview 5
4.9 Procedures for board oversight of economic, environmental and social performance. Corporate governance report 79
4.10 Board performance. Corporate governance report 79
4.14 – 17 Stakeholder groups. Sustainability review 57
Economic
EC1 Economic value generated and distributed (revenues, operating costs, employee compensation, donations and other community investments, retained earnings and payments to capital providers and governments) (Core). Group overview 5
  Chief financial officer's review 39
  Sustainability review 57
EC3 Coverage of defined benefit plan obligations (Core). AFS – Note 10 165
EC6 Policy, practices and proportion of spending on locally based suppliers at significant operations (Core). Corporate governance report 79
  Sustainability review 57
EC8 Development and impact of infrastructure investments and services provided primarily for public benefit through commercial, in-kind or pro bono engagement (Core). Sustainability review 57
Environmental
EN1 Materials used by weight or volume. Group overview 5
EN4 Indirect energy consumption by primary source (Core). Group overview 5
  Sustainability review 57
EN6 Initiatives to provide energy-efficient or renewable energy-based products and services, and reductions in energy requirements as a result of these initiatives (Additional). Sustainability review 57
EN7 Initiatives to reduce indirect energy consumption and reductions achieved (Additional). Sustainability review 57
EN8 Total water withdrawal by source. Group overview 5
  Sustainability review 57
Emissions, effluents and waste
EN18 Initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reductions achieved (Additional). Sustainability review 57
EN24 Weight of transported, imported, exported or treated waste deemed hazardous under terms of Basel I, II, III, and VIII and percentage of transported waste shipped internationally (Additional). Group overview 5
  Sustainability review 57
Social performance: labour practices and decent work
LA1 Total workforce by employment type, contract and region (Core). Sustainability review 57