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    Intel Announces Groundbreaking 'Women and the Web' Report with UN Women and State Department

    Intel Corporation released a groundbreaking report on "Women and the Web," unveiling concrete data on the enormous Internet gender gap in the developing world and the social and economic benefits of securing Internet access for women.

    To better understand the gender gap, Intel commissioned this...

    Friday, January 18, 2013
    Novo Nordisk Syrian employees ensure supply of medicine during conflict

    Novo Nordisk’s employee programme, TakeAction, demonstrates the company's global commitment to living by their values, both on and off the job.

    A Novo Nordisk team in Syria was awarded the 2012 TakeAction award recognising their efforts to ensure the supply of insulin and other Novo Nordisk...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    Launch of Member consultation - SKILLS FOR JOBS (European Business Campaign)

    During the Enterprise 2020 Summit (29th of November), different players (EU and members) expressed a strong support for CSR Europe to focus its future efforts on the area of skills and employability. CSR Europe has already announced there that one of our core activities for the period 2013-2015...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    European CSR Awards in Spain: news on the composition of the Award jury

    The call for nominations for the European CSR Awards in Spain, led by Forética, began on the 10th of January, 2013. Companies interested in presenting their collaborative projects for the awards must submit the application form with the relevant annexes by 1st of March, 2013.

    The Spanish Awards...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    European Commission publishes brochure analysing the importance of promoting senior entrepreneurship

    The European Commission and OECD have joined forces to produce “Policy Brief on Senior Entrepreneurship”, a brochure which emphasises the importance of a shift in entrepreneurship policy to encourage older people to become more active.

    The publication examines a range of different initiatives and...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    Senior Entrepreneurs and Youth Employment Conference

    On 1 April 2013, Seniors Entrepreneurs is co-organising a conference in Brussels on “Senior Entrepreneurs and Youth Employment” with the European Union and Age Platform Europe.

    The event will be opened by the Chairman of the Committee of the Regions or his representative. Max Uebe, DG...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    How Norway promotes good living conditions for children and youth

    Tackling child poverty has been high on the Norwegian political agenda for over a decade.

    This was illustrated by a peer Review held in Oslo on 13-14 November 2012 in the framework of the PROGRESS programme. The peer review attracted representatives from six Member States (Belgium, Denmark,...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    Application period open for Ashoka's IMPACT Programme 2013

    To promote the development of innovative Belgian Social Entrepreneurship, capable of bringing about large-scale changes, on December 14, 2012 Ashoka Belgium opened applications for the first edition of his IMPACT Program supporting projects in various sectors such as economic development,...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    CSR Europe participates in workshop to eradicate child malnutrition

    A workshop is being jointly organised by Accenture Development Partnership and BoP Innovation Center, with the contribution of CSR Europe, on February 28th in Herleen, Netherlands (hosted by DSM) in order to define the next steps of Project LaserBeam.

    Project Laser Beam is a five-year,...

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    European Business Campaign on Skills for Jobs – Pre-launch

    On the 28th of January (15:00-16:00 CET), CSR Europe will pre-launch the upcoming European Business Campaign on Skills for Jobs by means of a webinar, open to all members, partners and other parties that are interested to know more about the direction CSR Europe is taking with this campaign.


    Thursday, January 17, 2013