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    Developments in the field of human rights reporting for European companies

    The pressure on companies to report on their human rights and due diligence activities is vastly increasing. Through recent developments in Member State and EU-level laws, numerous businesses will now have to disclose the steps which they have taken to identify and eliminate social issues in...

    Monday, May 29, 2017
    UN Global Compact and CSR Europe agree on new three-year plan to collaborate on the SDGs

    CSR Europe and the United Nations Global Compact joined forces on May 22, 2017, at the annual European Business Summit, to sign a new Memorandum of Understanding as a commitment toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

    The Memorandum of Understanding, signed by Lise Kingo, CEO and...

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    CSR Europe publishes first sustainability report

    Through the work we do with companies and stakeholders at CSR Europe, we have recognised over the years the importance of transparency in managing organisations responsibly.

    We are pleased to announce that we have fully embraced this approach and applied it to our own organisation and...

    Monday, May 22, 2017
    CSR Europe study reveals economic potential of the Sustainable Development Goals for Europe

    [Brussels, Belgium, May 22 2017]

    CSR Europe study reveals economic potential of the Sustainable Development Goals for Europe and imperatives to meet the UN 2030 Agenda.

    Today more than three hundred representatives from business, government, and non-governmental organisations gathered in...

    Monday, May 22, 2017
    Generali board approves the group's new Charter of Sustainability commitments and 2016 Sustainability Report

    On March 15, 2017 Assicurazioni Generali’s Board of Directors approved both the Group’s new Charter of Sustainability Commitments, defining Generali’s sustainability position and identifying its commitments towards stakeholders, and the 2016 Sustainability Report, disclosing on the...

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    R2Pi partners up with the Green Alley Award 2017 to support entrepreneurs in the circular economy

    Since November 2016, CSR Europe has been working on a project focused on enabling organisations and their value chains to transition towards Circular Economy Business Models (CEBMs). This project, called R2π – tRansition from linear 2 circular: Policy and Innovation, has now entered into a...

    Monday, May 15, 2017
    State Street releases 2016 corporate responsibility report: achieves environmental targets 3 years ahead of schedule

    State Street Corporation has released its 2016 Corporate Responsibility report, which highlights the company’s commitment to corporate citizenship, and environmental, social and governance activities. The report details how State Street exceeded its environmental goals set for 2020, three...

    Monday, May 15, 2017
    BASF joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation initiatives for circular economy

    BASF, the world’s leading chemical company, today announced its membership of two Ellen MacArthur Foundation programs, to further advance its existing circular economy solutions.

    Founded in 2010, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation works with businesses, government and academia to build a...

    Friday, May 12, 2017
    Lead the change at national level with the Pact for Youth

    In order to boost business-education partnerships, local action is required. Thinking and acting locally is crucial for increasing the impact of the Pact across Europe and for its smooth implementation in each country.

    The National Action Plans (NAPs), established by the national leaders of...

    Wednesday, May 10, 2017
    Iberdrola awarded best corporate governance

    Iberdrola has been awarded Best Corporate Governance (Spain) by prestigious publication World Finance, in recognition for its transparent financial information and good governance practices, drawing attention to the by-law reform carried out by the group to include commitment to social dividend...

    Monday, May 8, 2017

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