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    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
    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
    Guest Article: National governments should follow EU push for more sustainability in public procurement

    This is a guest article by Louise Koch (Corporate Sustainability Director EMEA, Dell EMC) on Sustainable Public Procurement and the Parliament’s Draft Resolution that 'calls on the Member States to use public procurement strategically in order to promote an innovative, sustainable, circular...

    Monday, October 15, 2018
    Getting girls interested in STEM

    How can we break the stereotypes around STEM education and career pathways? Can we raise girls’ interest in STEM by enhancing the STEM curriculum in education from early age? Microsoft and UNESCO presented their findings during the event ‘Changing the FACE of STEM’.

    Fostering girls...

    Monday, May 14, 2018
    EU Talent National Workshop in Prague

    BLF Czech (Business Leaders Forum) organised a national EU Talent workshop on April 4, in Prague.

    The workshop gathered a multi-stakeholder group of around 30 people (from schools, chambers of commerce, SMEs, apprentices) to discuss the challenges for SMEs to provide good quality education...

    Monday, April 23, 2018
    BITC Ireland launches a Business Impact Map

    Business in the Community Ireland (BITC Ireland) has launched a Business Impact Map, showcasing corporate contributions to charities and community groups in Ireland.

    The online interactive ‘Business Impact Map’ gives a county-by-county breakdown of how 57 companies and their employees...

    Friday, April 20, 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
    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
    The STEM Alliance discusses scaling-up business-education cooperation for a better STEM future for Europe

    [Brussels, December 7, 2017]

    High-level representatives from businesses and the education sector gathered today to discuss how to advance and scale up business-education cooperation to improve Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) studies and careers in Europe. The event...

    Thursday, December 7, 2017

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