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    CSR Europe Board minutes published

    On 5-6 June, CSR Europe's board gathered for the first time in its current formation. Summary board minutes to give our Members and National Partners an overview of the key decisions taken are available here.


    Tuesday, June 25, 2013
    Cargill sets up innovative palm oil sustainability programme in Malaysia

    2,500 independent palm oil smallholders are set to receive “technical assistance, training and capacity building” over the course of a three-year programme thanks to a new partnership between Cargill, Wild Asia and Solidaridad.

    The project will involve independent smallholders, palm oil...

    Tuesday, June 25, 2013
    Burson-Marsteller and CSR Europe release non-financial reporting event summary

    Burson-Marsteller and CSR Europe have jointly released a summary report of their event on non-financial reporting on 28 May 2013.  The event facilitated an active discussion on the implications of the European Commission's proposal on non-financial reporting between representatives of companies,...

    Tuesday, June 25, 2013
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    GRI's latest video explains sustainability reporting

    The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) has recently released a two-minute video explaining the 'report or explain' principle that forms a key part of the European Commission's proposal on non-financial reporting.  The animated video sets out how "a smart policy approach can drive corporate...

    Tuesday, June 25, 2013
    Responsible Business in Poland 2012 report published

    The Responsible Business Forum - the biggest CSR network in Poland - has recently released the "Responsible business in Poland 2012. Good practices".  The publication is the 11th edition of the good practice toolkit.

    The report is a summary of the activities undertaken by companies in the...

    Friday, June 21, 2013
    Canon Europe publishes 2012 sustainability report

    Canon Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) has released its new annual sustainability report.  Covering the 2012 calendar year, the report uses Global Reporting Initiative guidelines for the first time, as part of their commitment to report transparently.

    The report highlights initiatives and...

    Friday, June 21, 2013
    ArcelorMittal Kryviy Rih is runner-up in Ukrainian corporate responsibility rankings

    ArcelorMittal Kryviy Rih has ranked second in a league table of Ukraine’s best companies for corporate social responsibility.

    The table, published on 27 May by the magazine GVardia, features ArcelorMittal Kryviy Rih for the sixth year running and marks a step-up from 2012 where it secured...

    Friday, June 21, 2013
    CSR Europe welcomes Gruppo Reale Mutua as its newest member

    CSR Europe is proud to welcome a new member to its network – Gruppo Reale Mutua. The Italian company develops innovative products and solutions in the insurance, banking, real estate and services sectors. It has branches in Italy and Spain and operates through its parent company, the Società...

    Thursday, June 20, 2013
    CSR Europe kicks off debate on sustainability in packaging industry

    CSR Europe has delivered a series of successful workshops to the Italian sector association of packaging machinery producers – UCIMA – during the trade event Packology 2013 on 11 June, Rimini, Italy.

    During three interactive sessions, expert speakers presented their views on the trends of...

    Thursday, June 20, 2013
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    CSR Europe collaborates with GRI, IIRC and WBCSD to appeal for agreement on proposal to improve sustainable performance of European business

    The European Commission legislative proposal on the disclosure of non-financial information marks a key milestone to enhance transparency and integrated performance of businesses in Europe.

    In view of the global developments on ESG disclosure, it is crucial that Europe moves in the right...

    Thursday, June 20, 2013