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    Know your investors’ expectations and get them engaged

    There is an increasing effort and purpose in engaging investors on sustainability. CSR Europe has set up a dedicated working group that will meet on 21 November to better understand their expectations. 

    To meet the objective of supporting companies in the integration of sustainability and to...

    Thursday, October 4, 2018
    Sustainable Finance is a flagship initiative of the European Commission

    The financial sector can be supported to re-orient capital flows to contribute to sustainable development with a ‘’step-by-step’’ approach.

    By Lorena Sorrentino, Senior Project Manager EU, CSR Europe

    The European Commission (EC) estimated that an annual EUR 180 billion investment...

    Thursday, July 5, 2018
    Build supplier capacity and empowerment in the automotive industry

    In 2018, Drive Sustainability will offer a total of 11 supplier training sessions in Hungary, Spain and Thailand. Drive Sustainability’s local network in China will also hold 4 training sessions in Beijing and Shanghai.

    The members of Drive Sustainability - a global partnership between 10...

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018
    Spend every Euro in a sustainable way

    Étienne Davignon, President of CSR Europe, together with Raphael Weyland, EU Conservation Policy Officer at Birdlife, and Masha Smirnova, Policy & Advocacy Adviser at Social Platform, met with the European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans to handover an Advisory Report by the...

    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    CSR Europe surveys companies on their non-financial reporting practices

    In November 2017, CSR Europe and GRI launched a publication that maps that the EU Member State Implementation of EU Directive 2014/95/EU.

    This publication provides a comprehensive overview of how European countries have transposed the EU Directive for non-financial information and diversity...

    Tuesday, January 16, 2018
    Interview with Sarah Nelen on new European Commission strategy on plastic

    Since May 2017 the UN Global Compact and CSR Europe agreed to partner up to align our work on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and foster collaboration between our national partners.

    We recently caught up with Sarah Nelen from DG Environment at the European Commission to talk about...

    Thursday, December 14, 2017
    CSR Europe and GRI publish new report on the implementation of EU non-financial reporting directive

    CSR Europe and GRI, in collaboration with Accountancy Europe, are pleased to announce their latest publication mapping the Member State Implementation of the EU Directive for non-financial reporting.

    Over the last months we have engaged with several stakeholders throughout Europe to gather,...

    Wednesday, November 22, 2017
    Ready to benefit from the new era of transparent and responsible tax behaviour?

    In recent years, the increased public scrutiny over how much taxes big multinational companies actually pay to national governments has put a new topic on the radar of sustainability managers: the concept of tax transparency and responsibility.

    To respond to the recent scandals (e.g....

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017
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    NSF 391.1 sustainability standard for professional services firms now open for public comment

    The new NSF 391.1: Sustainability Assessment Criteria for Professional Services is now open for public comment, allowing companies in the professional services sector to achieve certification that demonstrates they are operating sustainably.

    It is designed as a performance and results-based...

    Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    CSR Europe selected for new EU Multi-Stakeholder Platform on the SDGs

    CSR Europe has been selected for a new EU Multi-Stakeholder Platform on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) among other key stakeholders.

    The new Multi-Stakeholder Platform was announced in May 2017 and will be chaired by European Commission First Vice-President, Frans Timmermans. It...

    Friday, October 20, 2017

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