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Sustainable Brands to present 70+ brand and sustainability experts at SB’17 Copenhagen conference - news

Speakers from H&M, IDEO, Forum for the Future, TerraCycle, Harvard University, and many more will present insights at SB’17 Copenhagen, a conference to be held 30 October 30 –...

London conference discusses urban sustainability - news

By Antonio Pasolini — Municipal leaders, diplomats and representatives of the private sector got together in London last month for the Cities Unbound conference. Attendees hailed from...

Leaving nobody behind: the Co-op champions action on the Modern Slavery Act - news

Interview with Paul Gerrard, The Co-op, by Adam Woodhall, Inspiring Sustainability, and Jessica Cresswell, Carbon Smart    The vision     The Co-op has...

Companies Vs. Climate Change issues call to action - news

By Brian Collett — Businesses must lead the action against climate change. The call was issued by 200 US and international business leaders meeting in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. ...

PM wants UK to lead global fight against human trafficking - news

by Sangeeta Haindl — During a service at Westminster Abbey earlier this month, held to remember 18th Century anti-slavery campaigner William Wilberforce whose work led to the abolition of...

Women's Equality Day: interview with Shelley Zalis - news

Interview by Sangeeta Haindl   Equality in the workplace and gender pay is a stubborn issue, one which hit the UK headlines on 23 August, when research from the Institute of Fiscal...

Business & Climate Summit: inspiring a social movement - news

The Business & Climate Summit 2016 held in London is a leading annual forum for businesses, investors and policymakers on climate action.  One of the attendees was Charles Perry , a...

Helping companies understand their value chain - news

The 5 th GRI Global Conference 2016 , held in Amsterdam 18- 20 May, convened 1,500 sustainability leaders to exchange information about best practices, innovation, and trends. Alyson Slater ,...

Is CSR Dead? A Challenge at the National CSR and Sustainability Conference - news

By Adam Woodhall At the first National CSR & Sustainability Conference , held in London last month, the provocative question "Is CSR dead?" was posed. The question was...

PYXERA Global executives to present at 15th Responsible Business Summit - news

Top PYXERA Global executives will be among the 55+ speakers at the 15 th Responsible Business Summit, presented by Ethical Corporation, to be held in London June 7-8. Deirdre White,...

Join the sustainable business debate of the year - news

Join in with this fascinating debate as a dynamic group of innovators share their ideas and challenge ‘business as usual’ approaches at the Social Responsibility and Sustainability...

National CSR & Sustainability Conference - news

Join the ‘sustainable business” debate and leave your carbon footprint at the door! 12 May The Crystal, London World record-breaking adventure rower, Roz Savage MBE , the...

Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, to address GLOBE 2016 Leadership Summit - news

Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, is scheduled to give the opening address at the GLOBE 2016 Leadership Summit to be held in Vancouver, from 2 March to 4 March. More than 2,000 thought...

National CSR Awards 2016 set to sparkle at The Crystal - news

The Crystal , the world’s most sustainable events space, is to host next year's National CSR Awards in London “The Crystal sets the benchmark for sustainable building design...

GEFF hailed as historic initiative - news

The Global Ethical Finance Forum (GEFF) in September is being hailed as an historic initiative, in conjunction with the Islamic Finance Council UK (IFC UK) and Thomson Reuters. It aims to be...

BSR puts transformation and transparency in the spotlight - news

Creating more uniform methods of reporting KPIs, fostering collaborations between corporations and NGOs and looking at what companies can do to improve living conditions for workers, were among...

Is business doing enough to address global sustainability challenges? - news

The business landscape is very different now to when I started my career in the field of sustainability over 15 years ago, writes Joe Franses. Businesses today face significant pressure to...

EAC calls for creation of 'Office for Environmental Responsibility' - news

The UK government has been given a ‘red card’ for its efforts to reduce health-damaging air pollution, protect biodiversity and prevent flooding in a scorecard assessment of its...

G20 urged to push equal pay agenda - news

Women won’t be paid as much as men for another 75 years according to a report released by Oxfam International, which urges G20 leaders to tackle gender inequality when they meet in...

G20 urged to push equal pay agenda - news

Women won't be paid as much as men for another 75 years according to a report released by Oxfam International, which urges G20 leaders to tackle gender inequality when they meet in Australia...

Research proves link between CR reporting and stock price uptick - news

New research offers proof that investment in, and subsequent reporting of, corporate social responsibility (CSR) improves a firm’s stock price. Professor CB Bhattacharya, E.ON Chair...

The challenge of transformational change - news

The start of a New Year generally means a rash of New Year resolutions. I have to admit that I’ve not made my own yet. I always get stuck between setting myself easily achievable (so...

GSK shakes up sales process to improve transparency - news

Pharmaceutical giant GSK is radically altering its global sales process in order to build greater trust and transparency. Gone are individual sales targets with sales professionals, who work...

Games organisers turn to GRI guidelines to keep London Olympics green - news

The London 2012 Olympics has become one of the first organisations to announce it will use the newly-published event sustainability guidelines of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) for its...

Events: ten ideas to make them better - news

As the corporate responsibility conference season moves into full swing, EP suggests ways that event organisers could improve the overall experience Make more use of the ‘chat...

Home Retail decides to talk CSR to employees - news

Home Retail Group is to ‘refocus’ its corporate responsibility strategy on employees, and put more effort into communicating what it is doing. The UK-based corporation, which...

10% have known only CSR - news

This year’s CR Salary Survey has highlighted an emerging phenomenon – a generation of corporate responsibility professionals who have only ever worked in the field. The...

Major CSR event is revived - news

An ambitious corporate responsibility conference postponed because of the financial crisis has been rescheduled for next March. The international Business and a Sustainable Environment...

CSR is toughing out the slowdown – for now - news

The corporate responsibility recruitment market appears to be largely unaffected by the growing economic difficulties worldwide, although the picture is mixed. With some recruitment areas,...

hotel operator imposes bottled water ban - news

Hotel chain Scandic is to phase out the sale of bottled water in its restaurants and during conferences. The Stockholm-based company, which has 141 hotels, mainly in the Nordic region, calculates...

MBA activists extend their reach to Europe - news

An American initiative that encourages MBA students to see themselves as protagonists for corporate social responsibility has set up a permanent base in Europe. Net Impact, a 15-year old...

CSR sites ape Facebook - news

CSR organizations are attempting to turn the current fashion for social networking websites to their commercial advantage. At least four sites providing a forum for discussion of responsible...

alliance aims to raise the quality of debate - news

An attempt to counteract 'lazy thinking' on CSR among academics and business people is to be made by a UK business school and a global supply chain management company. The Saïd Business...

mainstreaming is top target - news

Encouraging companies to integrate corporate responsibility throughout their operations rather than confining it to a single department is the most common preoccupation of national CSR networks...

glass is half full for upbeat SRI evangelist - news

EP talks to Robert Rubinstein, founder of this month’s Triple Bottom Line Investing conference, about the progress of socially responsible investment There are very few must-attend...

From Edward Potter, director, global labour relations & workplace accountability, Coca-Cola - news

In recent years, there has been considerable public interest in The Coca-Cola Company’s operations in Colombia. Allegations about our business there were the subject of a 2001 lawsuit filed...

media ‘not hostile’ to CSR - news

Journalists are more amenable to writing positive articles about CSR than is generally thought, reports new research. A study of the opinions of 75 senior UK journalists found two-thirds...

companies back logging action - news

A ratings system showing the countries where illegal logging is rife is being drawn up to help businesses, customers, investors and other stakeholders to avoid supporting the practice. The...

inbrief - news

Context Group , the UK communications consultancy, has appointed the business journalist Roger Cowe as a director. Cowe will work full-time for Context, which numbers Cisco Systems, Shell and...

event managers bow to changing demands - news

The organizers of two of the world’s largest CSR and SRI conferences have shelved their showcase events, reflecting delegate demands for more specialized gatherings. After holding three annual...

inbrief - news

Senior executives are more likely to believe their company’s CSR policies are effective than the managers responsible for implementing them, a poll of delegates at two conferences in Europe and...

study to analyse CSR costs and benefits - news

Research has begun in Europe to assess the financial benefits to companies of adopting sustainability programmes. The Advance project, funded by the European Commission, will attempt to ‘make use...

Review of the UK party conferences - news

CSR not part of the political vocabulary No one expects the outcome of the next UK general election to hinge on CSR, yet it was something of a surprise to see the subject so far from the...

more on the issues and less on the mechanics, please - news

EP talks to Alan Knight about his belief that CSR practitioners have lost sight of the pressing global problems that should dictate their agenda Few individuals have had more...

£1million? No thanks, our ‘morals’ come first - news

Corporate fundraisers working for charities might want your money, but some of their colleagues are likely to be far more choosy, warns Ian MacQuillin You’d think that...

inbrief - news

Two SRI analysts have left their jobs to start a company supplying ethical catering for CSR events. Vanessa and Clare Gabbett Mulhallen, sisters with catering...

academy idea gets backing - news

The prospect of the UK government establishing a corporate social responsibility academy moved a step closer last month when a ministerial working group strongly supported the...

UN links with business - news

The United Nations Global Compact and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development are to ‘co-operate more closely’ in the future. The WBCSD, a...

Dutch fund academic studies - news

A major corporate social responsibility research programme has begun in the Netherlands with financial support from the government. The two-year programme, which is to be...

firms told: ‘your social reports are too long’ - news

Thirty pages is the optimum length for a social and environmental report, a specialist in the field has suggested. Tobias Cottmann, director of the Bonn-based ECC Kohtes...

the European Union nails its colours to a multi-stakeholder mast - news

The EC’s multi-stakeholder forum has two years to prove it will be an effective means of promoting corporate social responsibility. EP assesses the prospects...

promoting socially responsible business practices in Europe - news

Why do we need a European campaign on corporate social responsibility? Anyone asking this question need look no further than the list of companies identified as...

Europe prepares big CSR drive - news

A huge drive to push corporate social responsibility into the mainstream in Europe will be unveiled this month with plans for a European Academy on CSR, ten national...

Scottish businesses to get new voice on social responsibility - news

A new body that will promote corporate social responsibility (CSR) in Scotland is to be launched in September. Social Responsibility for Scotland – also known as...

Canada gets social responsibility qualification - news

A Certificate in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is being offered to business executives in Canada. The qualification, which is the first of its kind in the country,...

events scaled down as ‘hot air’ level rises - news

One of the leading bodies on corporate social responsibility is scaling down its conference programme amid fears that the field is now awash with competing events....

French set up SRI forum to lobby business and investors - news

A forum to encourage more socially responsible investment in France has been created in Paris. The launch of Forum pour L’Investissement Responsable on 8 March...

Africa gets new voice on business ethics - news

A new business ethics body for African countries is to hold its founding convention in Kenya this month. The Business Ethics Network for Africa (BEN-Africa) will use the...

Nestlé acts on marketing of breast milk substitutes - news

Nestlé is to strengthen its procedures on the marketing of breast milk substitutes after commissioning an independent audit of its operations in a major third world market....

EC offers €2million to support codes of conduct - news

Around £1.2million of European Commission money has been made available to support and encourage the development of codes of conduct. The cash will come from a €10mn...

inbrief - news

Subscribers to Ethical Performance have the chance to attend one of Europe's leading conferences on corporate social responsibility at no cost. We are offering two free places...

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Context Europe - directory

Context is a corporate sustainability (CS) consultancy founded in 1997. We help our clients understand sustainability and profit from it - by developing leading sustainability strategies and...

Positive Media Consultancy Ltd - directory

Positive Media Consultancy has a proven track record in delivering outstanding communications and event management using their key strengths – creativity and exceptional organizational...

Calor Publishes 2016 Sustainability Review - reports

Calor Gas Ltd – Britain’s leading supplier of bulk and bottled LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) has today published its 2016 Sustainability Review.

Latest NAEM Benchmark Finds One-third of Companies Combine EHS with Sustainability at the Corporate Level - reports

Designing the optimal environment, health and safety (EHS) and sustainability organization is a complicated equation, but according to a new report by the National Association for Environmental...

Responsible Business 2016 - calendar

Responsible Business 2016 Incentives, imperatives, implementation 21 November 2016 | London             Public interest in...

Preferential Access to Sustainable Brands Barcelona - calendar

The key event on sustainability and business takes place in Barcelona on 23 & 24 May. 50% discount for The Guardian readers. Register using the code GSB1650 . Shifting to a...

7th Smart Grids & Cleanpower IIOT Conference Expo - calendar

7th Smart Grids & Cleanpower IIOT Cambridge UK 27-28 June 2016 Day 1 Tech Corp Exec Briefing & MasterClass Day & Dinner Evening Day 2 Business Conference & Demo...

Boost your sustainability skills and join this year's GRI Global Conference Master Classes - calendar

The GRI 2016 Global Conference in May will embrace the new era of sustainability with a focus on how non-financial information can help empower better decision making to create a more...

edie Sustainability Communications Conference - calendar

How can you turn consumer interest in sustainability into action? How do you create a strategy to influence supply chain behaviour and how can you engage your employees through competition and...

8th European Conference on Sustainable City & Towns - calendar

The flagship European conference on local sustainable development will bring together local and regional government representatives, European and international institutions, multilateral...

TBLI Conference Nordic 2015 - calendar

This second TBLI CONFERENCE focusing on the NORDIC region will be held in cooperation with Copenhagen Business School. TBLI CONFERENCES offer a wealth of opportunity for networking...

Upmanship: Enhancing the Science of CSR - calendar

As part of National CSR Week in Canada, 1-5 June, 2015 , professional corporate responsibility practitioners, officers and consultants are meeting in Toronto for a two-day " Upmanship:...

TBLI Conference Asia 2015 - calendar

We are excited to announce TBLI CONFERENCE ASIA 2015, held in cooperation with  INSEAD in Singapore, 29-30 April. TBLI CONFERENCE offers a wealth of opportunity for networking with...

SGS Webinar: Boasting Performance Through ISO 20121 - calendar

It is now 3 years since the ISO 20121 sustainable events management system standard was launched, and hundreds of event organisers, venues and suppliers have implemented this International...

TBLI Conference Europe - calendar

We are very much looking forward to returning to The Netherlands for our 18th European event: TBLI CONFERENCE™ EUROPE 2014 will take place on 28 & 29 October 2014 in Amsterdam,...

TBLI Conference Series 2015 - calendar

TBLI CONFERENCES in 2015: 23 Jan (Chicago/USA @Kellog/Booth) 29/30 Apr (Singapore/Rep. of Singapore @Insead) 15/16 Jun (Copenhagen/Denmark @Copenhagen School of Business)...

TBLI CONFERENCE™ USA 2014 - calendar

TBLI CONFERENCE™ USA 2014 29-30 May hosted by Credit Suisse, 1 Madison Avenue, New York "Connecting The Dots" The program balances topics on both ESG...

17th European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production - calendar

The ERSCP is one of Europe's most remarkable conferences in its field and has taken place periodically since 1994. ERSCPs favour discussions about the key issues in sustainable consumption...

Best Practices in Community Engagement - calendar

Two day conference in two locations: (10% discount for Existing Subscribers of Ethical Performance with code “EPCSR”) 21-22 April, Sheraton Towers, Singapore;...

International Corporate Citizenship Conference 2014 - calendar

Adaptable Leadership This year’s conference theme, Adaptable Leadership, focuses on the need for corporate citizenship professionals to adapt to new and changing situations and...

In Good Company With FSC - calendar

At FSC we are fed up with CSR conferences without ambitions and shape. We are therefore hosting this year’s most ambitious CSR conference bringing up difficult issues in honest...

TBLI CONFERENCE™ USA 2013 - calendar

In existence for over 15 years, TBLI CONFERENCE™ consists of two annual conferences. These two-day events give the world’s leaders on sustainability an opportunity to network and...

Reputation Management Training & Certification program - calendar

Take part in Reputation Institute’s Reputation Management Training & Certification program which will begin on September 15, 2010 and run through December 2, 2010 . Registrants participate in...

Facilitation Training Day - calendar

' Very interesting event. Learnt a lot of great techniques ' Helena Merriott (Westminster Council) ' Very engaging facilitator, a good example ' Stephen Davis (Natural England) ' Superb! '...

11th Annual Responsible Business Summit - calendar

Europe's leading Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Summit is back for its 11th year! The 11th Annual Responsible Business Summit, taking place on 8-9 May in London, has CEOs from Diageo,...

Environmental Bonds 2012 - Capital markets and the green economy - calendar

Following the success of Environmental Bonds 2011 and 2012 in London Environmental Finance Publications is pleased to be bringing the conference to New York on 23 May.  Attend to review the...

Environmental Bonds 2012 - Capital markets and the green economy - calendar

The 2nd annual Environmental Bonds conference will review the growing interest in this market from both the public and private sector and assess its potential to attract billions of dollars of new...

How to Manage Supplier Social & Environmental Performance Conference - calendar

http://www.ethicalcorp.com/supplychain Senior speakers from HP, BT, ArcelorMittal, Nestle, Nokia, InterfaceFLOR, BBC, Ericsson, AkzoNobel, BASF, BSCI will show you how to deliver lasting...

Impact Investing 2011 - calendar

Investments for profit, people and the planet With some experts predicting a ten-fold increase in impact investments to $500 billion by 2014 (1% of all managed assets), Impact Investing 2011...

TBLI CONFERENCE™ ASIA 2011 - calendar

In existence for over 13 years, TBLI CONFERENCE™ consists of two annual conferences, in Europe as well as Asia. These two-day events give the world’s leaders on sustainability an opportunity to...

World Biofuels Market (WBM) - calendar

Europe’s Largest Bioenergy Congress & Exhibition Registration is now open for World Biofuels Markets: The leading annual industry networking event where leaders of the bioenergy world meet...

Sustainable Agricultural Partnerships Summit - calendar

The food production industry is under significant pressure to adjust to the impacts of climate change, scarcity of natural resources, increasing population and changes of industry regulations. The...

TBLI Conference - calendar

In existence for over 10 years, TBLI CONFERENCE™ consists of two annual conferences, in Europe as well as Asia. These two-day events give the world’s leaders on sustainability an opportunity to...

LCA Sustainable Product Design 2010 - calendar

LCA Sustainable Product Design USA 2010 has evolved to meet the demands of today’s CSR, Environmental Affairs Strategists and for the first time engineering and product design experts as well....

Sustainable Agricultural Partnerships 2010 - calendar

The 4th in the series, the Sustainable Agricultural Partnerships Summit will be hosted in August 2010 in California, the nation’s top agricultural state. Senior executives from across the industry...

TBLI CONFERENCE™ ASIA 2010 - calendar

In existence for over 10 years, TBLI CONFERENCE™ consists of two annual conferences, in Europe as well as Asia. These two-day events give the world’s leaders on sustainability an opportunity to...

Sustainabilitylive! - calendar

Managing resources efficiently has long been a key driver for businesses, and with continually increasing pressure for improving environmental performance combined with the demands of an economic...

Economist Conference's Sustainability Summit 2009 - calendar

With sustainability still dominating boardroom issues, staying ahead of the curve requires dynamic leadership and systemic solutions that deliver solid financial, social and environmental results....

The 3rd annual ethical supply chain summit - calendar

Working toward an ethical – and sustainable - supply chain that makes good business sense The Ethical Supply Chain Summit 2008 is the largest in a long line of ethical procurement and sourcing...

7th Annual Colloquium of the European Academy of Business in Society - calendar

“Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability: Leadership and Organisational Change” Followed by: a PhD Conference at Ashridge Business School 13 September 2008 EABIS hereby invites...

2007 BSR Conference: “Designing a Sustainable Future” - calendar

The BSR Conference is the largest global gathering dedicated to corporate responsibility, providing three days of rich dialogue and debate on matters that are shaping our future. This year’s...

Motivate Internal And External Audiences With Engaging Environmental Messages - calendar

A one-day conference by The ENDS Report More companies then ever are realising the benefits of going ‘green’; not only as a social responsibility target but as a real way to engage their...

Corporate Climate Response - calendar

Companies are taking the lead in responding to climate change because it makes good business sense. Whether it’s saving money through energy efficiency and waste minimization or capitalizing on...

TBLI Conference 2007 - calendar

TBLI is the world's largest annual international learning and networking event on sustainable investment. During the two-day event, the latest developments on screening, auditing, reporting, SRI...

Corporate social responsibility: agendas for Asia - calendar

As Asian business becomes increasingly central to the global marketplace, questions of social, ethical, and environmental responsibility have become more pressing than ever. What ethics and...

Ensuring the environment doesn’t go up in smoke - bestpractice

How do you persuade your suppliers in 20 countries to respect their environment and live in peace with their neighbours? A business tool known as the Biodiversity Risk and Opportunity...

Widening the Talent Pool, Recruitment Award - bestpractice

  Motivate The Army is committed to being an inclusive employer and to recruiting the highest calibre officers and soldiers from across British society.  A diverse range of...

business ethics in paradise - bestpractice

In a comfortable, well-ventilated room in England’s east Midlands, two groups of students sit opposite each other. ‘I’m not having the media saying this bank invests in exploitation and drug use,’...

framing the future - bestpractice

At the most extreme, critics of national lotteries see them as just another form of gambling that erodes ethical values and encourages irresponsible behaviour. Perhaps as a consequence, lottery...

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