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    BITCI publishes consumer survey at launch of Responsible Business Week

    CSR Europe's National Partner Business in the Community Ireland has released the findings of their consumer survey. The survey results are being announced at the launch of Responsible Business Week 14th-18th October 2013, where a panel of CEO’s from top Irish businesses including Veolia...

    Wednesday, October 9, 2013
    New European Award launched for Social Entrepreneurship and Disability

    ONCE Foundation, in the context of the European Network for Corporate Social Responsibility and Disability (CSR+D) Network, and with support of the European Commission launches the 1st European Award for Social Entrepreneurship and Disability: promoting social investment. This first edition will...

    Thursday, October 3, 2013
    Forética calls on business to join 2013-2015 phase of Enterprise 2020 in Spain

    The first edition of Enterprise 2020 in Spain, led by Forética, included 36 partnerships comprising over 600 organisations throughout Spain. The need to address the unemployment challenge, especially youth unemployment in Spain is crucial, as over 79% of Spanish people believe that job creation...

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013
    ArcelorMittal receives gold class sustainability award

    CSR Europe member Arcelor Mittal has recieved the highest sustainability rating possible from RobecoSAM, naming them "Sector Leader" and awarding them the "Gold Class" award. This is ArcelorMittal's second inclusion in the RobecoSAM's sustainability Yearbook, and also been given a Dow Jones...

    Wednesday, September 25, 2013
    BASF included in Dow Jones Sustainability index

    On 12 September BASF was again included in the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World). The company has been recognized for its engagement in risk and crisis management, human capital management and plant biotechnology. The DJSI World is one of the most renowned sustainability indices...

    Friday, September 13, 2013
    2013 European CSR Award Scheme boosted CSR excellence in 30 countries, showcasing best innovative CSR partnerships in Europe

    This week marks the successful conclusion of the 2013 European CSR Award Scheme collaboration between the European Commission and the awards consortium led by Business in the Community and CSR Europe.

    The first ever European CSR Awards Scheme for ‘Corporate Social Responsibility: Partnership,...

    Tuesday, September 3, 2013
    Catalogue collects 40 best practices on biodiversity management in Spanish companies
    Club de Excelencia en Sostenibilidad recently launched the “Best Business Practices Catalogue in Biodiversity Management” which collects 40 projects carried out by large companies and SMEs to preserve the flora, fauna, habitats and water resources.
    The Catalogue, developed in...
    Wednesday, August 7, 2013
    Join Lead for Europe's leading Sustainability Leadership Programme
    Lead Europe’s Sustainability Leadership Programme starts in September and is designed for experienced, mid to senior managers and sustainability practitioners who want to increase their ability to make positive change in the world around them. The course promises to allow you to step back,...
    Tuesday, August 6, 2013
    Ruggie Framework and Guiding Principles Workshop report released

    The report from the workshop on Business and Human Rights - Putting the Ruggie-Framework and the Guiding Principles into Practice - held by CSR Europe and econsense on April 15 in Berlin - is now available. The report highlights the practices of 10 companies around developing a human rights...

    Friday, July 26, 2013
    Huawei and Microsoft launch InnoApps competition

    A new contest, InnoApps, will challenge youth developers to design innovative mobile applications to foster social inclusion.  The contest, launched on 22 July, is a joint initiative of the global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider Huawei, the leading software...

    Thursday, July 25, 2013