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    Automotive OEMs launch joint sustainability self-assessment for suppliers

    Brussels, 16 April 2014 – Today marks the launch of a common self-assessment questionnaire to assess the sustainability performance of suppliers in the automotive sector. 

    This common tool is the product/outcome of successful collaboration amongst ten automotive manufacturers in the European...

    Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Randstad publishes flexibility@work report

    Randstad has published its flexibility @work 2014 report, including a new study into the undeclared economy conducted by the University of Sheffield and Regioplan Policy Research. The report reveals the important role that well-regulated flexible employment solutions can play in tackling the...

    Thursday, April 3, 2014
    AARP 2014 Best Employers International Award: invitation to companies to apply

    AARP ( formerly the American Association of Retired Persons)- the largest 50+ nonprofit organisation, with over 37 million members, invites European companies to participate in its 2014  Best Employers International (BEI) Award programme.  Working in partnership with European organisations to...

    Tuesday, April 1, 2014
    Join us in celebrating Earth Hour! Saturday 29 March, 20:30.

    This Saturday, 29 March from 20:30 - 21:30 we celebrate Earth Hour, an initiative launched by WWF in 2007. It has now grown to become the world’s largest mass participation event in history. From 1 to over 7,000 cities. From 1 country to 7 continents. From 2 million to hundreds of millions of...

    Thursday, March 27, 2014
    World's largest automakers reach unprecedented agreement on responsibility expectations for suppliers

    (Brussels, March 26) Two leading corporate responsibility business associations, AIAG and CSR Europe, facilitator of the European Automotive Working Group on Supply Chain Sustainability, today announced an unprecedented agreement has been reached among 14 global automakers on a set of standards...

    Wednesday, March 26, 2014
    Join Ashoka for an online panel: Social & Business Co-Creation
    On 27 March, 2014, 16:30 CET, Ashoka will host an online panel: Social & Business Co-Creation.
    We live in a world of harsh social and environmental challenges and accelerating change. While many are trying hard to address these challenges, most efforts are still siloed and...
    Tuesday, March 25, 2014
    CSR Europe welcomes Phillipe Weiler as new Senior Advisor, Business Development

    CSR Europe welcomed Philippe Weiler to the team in March 2014. As Senior Advisor Business Development he will be responsible for the development and implementation of CSR Europe’s strategy, the coordination and roll out of CSR Europe’s Enterprise 2020 Campaigns and the identification of new...

    Tuesday, March 25, 2014
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    CSR Europe launches new European Business Campaign on Sustainable Living in Cities for more strategic alliances between business and cities
    (Brussels, 20 March) Today, CSR Europe launched its European Business Campaign on Sustainable Living in Cities to motivate and equip a network of more than 5000 companies to build more strategic alliances between business and cities. The campaign launched by Harry van Dorenmalen, Chairman of...
    Thursday, March 20, 2014
    EU proposes responsible trading strategy for minerals from conflict zones

    On 5 March, High Representative (HR) of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton and EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht proposed an integrated EU approach to stop profits from trading minerals being used to fund armed conflicts.

    The package of measures will make it...

    Thursday, March 6, 2014
    Draft directive for the disclosure of non-financial and diversity information endorsed

    On 26 February agreement on a draft directive for the disclosure of non-financial information was endorsed and set for adoption by the Hellenic Presidency of the Council and the European Parliament on 15 April.

    This draft directive reflects CSR Europe’s approach to improve transparency as a...

    Thursday, February 27, 2014