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    Strengthening Civil Society - Private Sector Partnerships

    The 12 months project ‘’Strengthening Civil Society-Private Sector Partnerships through Corporate Social Responsibility’’, run by CSR Europe and CSR Turkey, is aimed at enhancing EU-Turkey Cooperation on capacity building for Corporate Social Responsibility activities.

     

    The...

    Tuesday, June 11, 2019
    Total Impact Disclosure: Driving Capital towards Sustainability

    The European Commission adopted the Action Plan on Sustainable Finance in 2018 to redirect capital towards sustainable and green activities. Impact assessment and corporate transparency are two key elements to foster sustainable finance. Discover CSR Europe’s Total Impact Disclosure approach...

    Friday, April 5, 2019
    Reflection Paper: Towards a Sustainable Europe by 2030

    Last January 30th, the European Commission published its Reflection Paper “Towards a Sustainable Europe 2030”, which was part of a larger initiative of President Juncker on the Future of Europe, aimed at addressing the key policy-areas for the future of the continent. The path of the...

    Monday, March 11, 2019
    Disability in Non-Financial Information: A special look at the Case of Spain

    Since the adoption of the Directive 2014/95/EU on non-financial and diversity information by the European Commission, different EU members states are set to adjust their regulations to ensure its effective implementation and reinforce transparency practices throughout the EU. In this article,...

    Wednesday, February 6, 2019
    Europe 2030: Large stakeholder group agrees on how to implement SDGs!

    On Thursday 11 October, the Commission's high-level multi-stakeholder platform on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) met for the second time to present input to the Commission Reflection Paper 'Towards a Sustainable Europe by 2030'.

    CSR Europe, together with other organisations, has...

    Wednesday, October 17, 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
    Sustainable Finance in EU in starting blocks

    On January 31, the High-Level Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (HLEG) published its final report on strategic recommendations for the EU to develop an overarching and comprehensive roadmap on sustainable finance. One of its key recommendations is to reform disclosure rules to make...

    Friday, February 9, 2018
    New version of SGE 21 Standard from Forética: an Ethical and Socially Responsible Management System for companies and organisations

    Forética has recently launched a new version of its SGE 21 Standard, an Ethical and Socially Responsible Management System for companies and organisations.

    SGE 21 is Forética’s proprietary standard, and the first European standard that since the year 2000 has allowed organisations to...

    Tuesday, February 6, 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
    It pays to be transparent

    22 companies have experimented the past two years with making the influence of their products on people and society transparent, from sourcing to end user. For example, ABN AMRO mapped the social and environmental effects of cocoa financing and DSM looked at the impact of OatWell, an innovative...

    Friday, May 27, 2016

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