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    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
    Japan Business Federation aligns its code of conduct with the SDGs

    Keidanren, the Japan Business Federation, has revised their Charter of Corporate Behaviour to deliver on the SDGs.

    This will be done through the realisation of ‘Society 5.0’, a future society, in which economic growth is linked to solutions for global and local challenges, such as health...

    Monday, December 18, 2017
    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
    5 reasons why collaboration is key for a sustainable logistics sector

    Sustainable logistics is becoming a priority for the EU, and a key focus of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

    A frictionless logistics sector is the backbone of a prospering economy and the key enabler of the free flow of goods throughout the EU. At the same time,...

    Friday, November 17, 2017
    Integrate the SDGs in the EU agenda: no fame, no shame!

    Three questions to Jan Noterdaeme, Senior Advisor at CSR Europe, on the main target of the new EU Multi-Stakeholder Platform.

    Together with representatives of farmers, teachers, businesses, trade unions, university, health, cities, youth, NGO’s, EU institutions and many more stakeholders,...

    Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Integration of refugees: Call for corporate partners to lead project

    CSR Europe wants to form a European Business Coalition to roll-out a 2-year project.

    Together with the IOM – The UN Migration Agency and local key partners, the aim is to mobilise and support businesses in integrating refugees into the labour market. CSR Europe calls upon corporate...

    Thursday, October 26, 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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