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    HP Releases 2015 Sustainability Report

    HP has released its 2015 Sustainability Report. The report describes the progress the company is making to support its vision of creating technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere.

    Some key achievements  detailed in the report include:

    • Achieving the company goals of...
    Friday, July 1, 2016
    Entrepreneurship gets a French touch in New York

    June 21 and 22 marked the third edition of La French Touch Conference at the AXA center in New York.

    Supported by Axelle Lemaire, the Minister for Digital Affairs, LFTC brings together the most innovative French and American entrepreneurs. Gaël Duval, LFTC’s founder and a serial...

    Wednesday, June 22, 2016
    European Commission adopts new EU Skills Agenda

    The European Commission has adopted a new Skills Agenda for Europe.

    The agenda aims to make sure that people develop the skills necessary for the jobs of today and tomorrow. This task is essential to boost employability, competitiveness and growth across the EU.

    The agenda calls on EU...

    Friday, June 10, 2016
    CSR Europe and European Youth Card Association partner to strengthen youth mobility

    CSR Europe and the European Youth Card Association (EYCA) have jointly signed the European Pact Youth Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen youth mobility in Europe.

    The Memorandum of Understanding was signed on June 8 at the 32nd Annual Conference of EYCA in Gdansk, by Professor Laikanen...

    Thursday, June 9, 2016
    Business, education, youth and European leaders come together to forge a pro-youth, pro-innovation Europe

     

    25th May 2016, Brussels

    Yesterday, the first leaders meeting of the European Pact for Youth was held at the European Commission in Brussels. The meeting was hosted by Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility and Viscount Etienne...

    Thursday, May 26, 2016
    AXA Group divests tobacco industry assets

    As a responsible health insurer, the AXA Group has decided to divest its tobacco industry assets, currently valued at approximately 1.8 billion euros, as follows:

    • AXA will sell its equity holdings in tobacco companies immediately, the current estimated value of which is approximately 0.2...
    Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    European Commission publishes new rules to increase corporate tax transparency

    On April 12, 2016, the European Commission launched a new legislative proposal on the public disclosure of country-by-country reporting by multinational companies.

    As a result, big multinational firms – with an annual turnover of more than €750 million – operating in the EU will be...

    Thursday, April 14, 2016
    Coca-Cola's 5by20 initiative reaches more than 1.2 million women entrepreneurs

    The Coca-Cola Company has announced strong progress toward its goal to enable the economic empowerment of 5 million women entrepreneurs across the Coca-Cola value chain by 2020.

    Year-end results for 2015 indicate that the initiative, known as 5by20, has reached a total of more than 1.2...

    Wednesday, April 13, 2016
    Enel partners with GRI at 2016 Global Conference

    Enel has partnered with international sustainability standard-setter GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) ahead of the 5th GRI Global Conference: Empowering Sustainable Decisions, which takes place in Amsterdam May 18 - 20, 2016.

    Enel is partnering with GRI to promote the use of sustainability...

    Tuesday, April 12, 2016
    EU STEM Coalition publishes new 'STEM Skills for a Future Proof Europe' brochure

    The EU STEM Coalition has published a new brochure, 'STEM Skills for a Future Proof Europe - Fostering Innovation, Growth and Jobs by bridging the EU STEM Skills Mismatch', which details its on-going work to develop and implement national strategies to promote STEM skills across Europe.

    The...

    Friday, April 8, 2016

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