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    Sanofi reaffirms its commitment to diabetes at the EASD 2012 Congress

    The 48th European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Congress held in Berlin from October 1 to 5, 2012 was an important event for the international scientific community. Sanofi used this opportunity to comment on the latest clinical results of its research (28 publications have been...

    Thursday, October 18, 2012
    The next frontier of inclusive business models at the Base of the Pyramid: the European Commission, businesses and NGO’s are set for new collaboration

    18 October 2012, BRUSSELS, Belgium - Many multinational companies are seeking to create new business models and partnerships which aim not only to produce economic results but also to contribute to poverty alleviation and societal development targeting the poor as consumers, producers and...

    Thursday, October 18, 2012
    BITC Ireland's database of sustainable business practices grows by 18 new entries

    BITC Ireland has announced the addition of 18 new examples of excellence in responsible and sustainable business practice on the Inspiring Excellence database - the only collation of its kind in Ireland. The 12 BITCI Member companies featured in Inspiring Excellence 2012 are: A&L Goodbody,...

    Wednesday, October 17, 2012
    Orange named to Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI) for carbon performance

    Through this inclusion the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 655 institutional investors, recognises Orange for the action it is taking to reduce its carbon emissions and mitigate the risks of climate change.

    The Carbon Performance Leadership Index (CPLI) highlights those 33...

    Wednesday, October 17, 2012
    Unilever Announces New Initiative in Progress to Helping 1 Billion People Improve Their Health and Wellbeing

    Unilever and the Earth Institute announced a new initiative to bring handwashing with soap – a lifesaving habit – to the Millennium Villages, a project that works with nearly 500,000 people in rural villages, across 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Prof. Jeffrey Sachs, Director of the Earth...

    Wednesday, October 17, 2012
    Enterprise 2020 Blog: CSR and Transparency – the strategic value of assessing non-financial performance

    This month's Enterprise 2020 blog features an article written by CSR Europe's Board Director, Michel Bande, Senior Vice President Sustainable Development, Solvay, who highlights the strategic value for companies to assess their non-financial performance. 

    You can view the blog by clicking the...

    Tuesday, October 16, 2012
    CSR Europe congratulates Presidents of the European Council, Commission and Parliament on reception of Nobel Prize for Peace

    CSR Europe was delighted to learn that the European Union has been awarded the 2012 Nobel Prize for Peace. CSR Europe is particularly delighted to see that the Norwegian Nobel Committee emphasizes the role of the European Union in further strengthening democracy and the advancement of human...

    Tuesday, October 16, 2012
    CSR Europe to host High Level Panel at the European Development Days on Wednesday 17th of October

    CSR Europe will be holding a high level panel on Inclusive Business Models at the European Development Days on Wednesday 17th of October at 11:00-12:30 CET.  The panel is organized in the framework of an Enterprise 2020 collaborative project “Inclusive Business Models. Smart, Sustainable and...

    Monday, October 15, 2012
    Responsible Business Week kicks off in Ireland

    Business in the Community Ireland's 6th annual flagship Responsible Business Week will take place from the 15th to the 19th of October.

    The Responsible Business Week is a stimulating week of events and workshops that is aimed at generating debate and awareness around responsible and sustainable...

    Monday, October 15, 2012
    Hellenic Network for CSR launches Greek version of Responsible Supply Chain Management portal

    The Hellenic Network for CSR prepared a Greek version of the Responsible Supply Chain Management portal in order to promote CSR among Greek SMEs. Upcoming co operations and communication activities will aim at raising the public awareness about the site.

    The platform on which the Greek...

    Monday, October 15, 2012