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Introductory Training for BSCI Participants: Request for Qualifications

In the new BSCI COC greater emphasis is placed on ownership and initiative, and less so on compliance and audits. The introductory training for participants is a highly important step in engendering a culture shift or change of emphasis.

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Continental presents Sustainability FactSheet

Sustainable management and corporate social responsibility are among Continental’s fundamental values. Both reinforce the culture of solidarity while simultaneously contributing to forward-looking and values-based corporate management. As a signatory of the Global Compact of the United Nations, we support its ten principles in the areas of human rights, labor, environment, and anti-corruption. Click here for the Sustainability FactSheet.

Business Training Course “Advancing your Due Diligence Approach through Stakeholder Engagement”

This training course equips participants with skills to advance their human rights due diligence approach through stakeholder engagement. Participants learn how to identify affected groups and stakeholder representatives, how to find an appropriate approach for their consultation and how to establish this complex and sensitive process in the company.

Coaching “Respecting Human Rights … But how?”

The two day course provides hands on information for companies on how to implement the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. It enables participants to identify potential impacts of business on human rights and to successfully integrate the due diligence approach into company`s management system.

Call for Papers: EBEN Annual Conference 2014

The German Network for Business Ethics (DNWE) is organising the annual conference for its European umbrella organisation (The European Business Ethics Network – EBEN). The conference will take place in Berlin from 12-14 June 2014; at the same time the DNWE will hold its annual meeting. Cooperation partner and venue of the event is ESMT European School of Management and Technology, located in the former headquarters of State Council of the GDR.

MARKS & SPENCER cooperates with CSR Company International

CSR Company International takes the lead in implementing MARKS & SPENCER’s Sustainability Management Framework Project. ISO 26000 is their tool of choice to achieve the goals for sustainable supply chain management as set in Plan A.

Corporate Responsibility in Europe: Government Involvement in Sector-specific Initiatives

The sector-specific approach to Corporate Responsibility (CR) has attracted little attention so far, although the industrial sector is a key variable in any company’s economic environment. Therefore, this book introduces sector-specific CR as a way to increase the success and impact of business engagement.

Social Marketplaces go international – New website launched

Berlin (csr-service) - Cross sector cooperations of business-, civil society and government increasingly proof to be promising pathways towards innovative solutions to solve social challenges and to shape sustainable communities. As a breeding ground to spread shared responsibility Social Marketplaces provide an easy to step

Better Storytelling Means More Value

Greenwashing is a big problem in CSR. But so is boring communication.

Scaling up to global levels employer-led CO2 and energy reduction measures by employees

The ultimate goal of the European Climate-KIC innovation project 'Off4Firms' is to scale up efforts in individual companies to global corporations as well as SMEs across Europe. For this a new business unit is being created at South Pole Carbon.

New Study of the Bertelsmann Stiftung: Fostering Corporate Responsibility through Self- and Co-regulation

The study introduces sector-specific corporate responsibility initiatives with government involvement as forms of self- and co-regulation and complements to traditional governance. It highlights sector-specific initiatives as an appropriate response to the governance challenges to sustainable development and presents five success factors for good performance for setting-up and managing of such initiatives.

What is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)?

What is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)? This video clip tries to give competent but also entertaining answers to this question. The video is part of series "in a little green bag" at the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland.

The future of CSR? 5th International Conference in Berlin

What is the future of Corporate Social Responsibility? More than 500 CSR practitioners, scholars, business executives, consultants, students, politicians and NGO representatives from 50 countries gathered at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin last weekend to discuss this open question at the 5th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility – and came up with a wide range of answers, but no single solution.

‘A Strategy for the Commons’ – New publication by the Bertelsmann Stiftung and the UN Global Compact

The Bertelsmann Stiftung and the Global Compact Office of the UN collaborated on a study entitled 'A Strategy for the Commons. Business-driven Networks for Collective Action and Policy Dialogue – the Example of the Global Compact Local Networks'

Rio+20: Business Models for Small-Scale Farmers and Solutions for Big Cities among the Innovations Put Forward at Private Sector Track to Rio+20

(Rio de Janeiro) – New ways to bring energy, light and water to the world´s rapidly expanding cities, and possibilities for small-scale farmers to emerge from poverty and feed the world´s growing population, emerged from the third day of the private sector track to the Rio

Rio+20: UN Global Compact and The Rockefeller Foundation Announce A Framework for Action on Social Enterprise and Impact Investing

New Model Designed to Scale Up Global Social Enterprise Movement  Across Key Sectors – Food, Water, Energy, Health  (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – A new Framework for Action launched today offers investors, large corporations and Governments a valuable resource for engaging with and supporting an escalating global

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General Assembly Reaffirms Critical Role of Private Sector in Advancing the Millennium Development Goals
Siemens published its new Sustainability Report 2009 here. The report makes it clear: For Siemens, sustainability is the path to profitable growth and long-term value creation. To achieve these goals, the company is intensifying its efforts in various areas: innovation,

csr-reporting.net closing a gap on sustainability information >>
The future of green >>
CR expert and author, Deborah Leipziger, to lead Human Rights Solutions Forum research in the Americas >>
The Concept and Business Case of Sustainability >>
Siemens Sustainability Report 2008 published >>
(New York) – At the conclusion of its High-level Plenary Meeting on the Millennium Development Goals (MDG Summit), the UN General Assembly stressed the critical role of the private sector for development and called on businesses everywhere to contribute to

UN Secretary-General Urges Business to Embrace “Development Compact” for the Millennium Development Goals >>
CEO Water Mandate Convenes Special Session in Stockholm >>
Emerging Markets Take the Lead in Promoting Sustainable Stock Exchanges >>
Governments Renew Support for the Global Compact >>
Global Compact Encourages Business Contribution to Humanitarian Efforts in Pakistan >>



Report Urges New Approach to Valuing Businesses

Barcelona, 22 Sept – For many years there have been inconclusive attempts to prove that improved environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance positively affects overall business performance. Now a new report from a European research team proposes that companies

Hewitt Best Employers in Canada Study 2010 >>
How aware do you live your life? >>
EABIS Annual Colloquium – CR and Sustainability: Leadership and Organisational Change >>
BSR 2006 Conference >>


New Issue of Business & Society Review (115/4)


Business Training Course “Advancing your Due Diligence Approach through Stakeholder Engagement”

The recent issue of Business & Society Review (115/4) contains: The World Guide to CSR: A Country-by-Country Analysis of Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility - Edited by Wayne Visser and Nick Tolhurst, by Moskowitz, M. , in: Business & Society Review, volume

New issue of the Journal of Corporate Citizenship (volume 38) >>
New Issue of Business Ethics Quarterly (20/4) >>
New issue of Business & Society Review (volume 115/3) >>
Global Standards: Between Regulation, Normativity, and Rhetoric (Call for Papers) >>
This training course equips participants with skills to advance their human rights due diligence approach through stakeholder engagement. Participants learn how to identify affected groups and stakeholder representatives, how to find an appropriate approach for their consultation and how to establish this complex and sensitive process in the company.
Coaching “Respecting Human Rights … But how?” >>
Call for Papers: EBEN Annual Conference 2014 >>
Congress on Experiential Learning >>
Workshop: Academy of Management Meeting in Montreal >>
Workshop on CSR Regulation and Global Governance >>

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Why Neil Young is wrong about genetically modified food labelling
Neil Young is urging you not to buy coffee at Starbucks anymore. He’s upset that the Grocery Manufacturers Association, of which

Canada doesn’t need to be an economic superpower to lead the world
Canada’s place in the world has been in the news lately, for a variety of reasons. For starters, Canadian jets have

Canadians trust CEOs more than politicians—but not much more
Canadians mistrust politicians at about twice the rate at which they mistrust CEOs. Is that good news or bad news

Fame produces ethical blind spots we must be aware of
Canadians were caught off-guard recently when Jian Ghomeshi, the popular host of Canadian Broadcast Corporation’s radio show “Q” was fired

How Apple and Facebook have taken gender discrimination to a new level
Over the last week or so we have seen a vibrant debate unfolding after the announcement of Apple and Facebook’s


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BLG: Logistikzentren, Häfen und konzernweite Nachhaltigkeit
Bremen (csr-news) – Es ist eine 50-Millionen-Euro-Investition in die Zukunft des Versandhandels: Das erweiterte Hochregallager der BLG Handelslogistik in Bremen. Der gesamte Hallenverbund erstreckt sich nun über 92.000 Quadratmeter. Beim Bau der Anlage spielten verschiedene Nachhaltigkeitsaspekte eine Rolle. Aus dem BLG-Logistikkomplex werden die Filialen und die Online-Kunden von Tchibo mit Ware

Schweizer Startup „Sharely“: Vermieter teilen Alltagsgegenstände eher als Mieter
Zürich (csr-news) – Bohrmaschinen, Laminiergeräte, und Hochdruckreiniger sind Gegenstände, die in vielen Haushalten nur hin und wieder gebraucht werden. Da dies aus ökonomischer und ökologischer Perspektive nicht nachhaltig ist, starteten Andreas Amstutz und Claudia Jork 2013 die Internetseite Sharely, eine Schweizer Miet- und Vermietplattform für Alltagsgegenstände. Nach Angaben des Unternehmens

CSR-Forschung: V-Faktor – Verantwortungsvoll Wirtschaften in Mitteldeutschland
Leipzig (csr-news) – Wer forscht gerade wo zu welchen Aspekten der gesellschaftlichen Unternehmensverantwortung? CSR NEWS stellt in einer Serie aktuelle Projekte und Publikationen aus der deutschsprachigen Forschungslandschaft vor: Heute das Forschungsprojekt „V-Faktor – Verantwortungsvoll Wirtschaften in Mitteldeutschland“ an der Leipzig Graduate School of Management. Thema/Forschungsprojekt: Der Lehrstuhl Wirtschafts- und Unternehmensethik der HHL

Ringvorlesung „Corporate Governance & Business Ethics“ an der FH Wien
Wien (csr-news) – Im Wintersemester 2014/2015 veranstaltet die FH Wien der WKW eine Ringvorlesung zum Thema “Corporate Governance & Business Ethics”. Unter der Leitung von Stiftungsprofessor Markus Scholz sprechen Experten aus Forschung und Wirtschaft zu aktuellen Themen aus den Feldern Business Ethics, Corporate Governance, CSR und Sustainability. Die Termine finden jeweils

Ermittlungen gegen Bioeier-Produzent Fürstenhof
Hamburg (afp) - Gegen einen der größten deutschen Bio-Eier-Produzenten, den Erzeugerzusammenschluss Fürstenhof bei Rostock wird wegen Betrugs ermittelt, wie der "Spiegel" in seiner aktuellen Ausgabe berichtet. Demnach sollen nicht alle Hühner den in der EU-Ökoverordnung vorgeschriebenen Auslauf von vier Quadratmetern pro Tier gehabt haben. Ihre Eier wären deshalb keine Öko-Eier,

US-Elektroautohersteller Tesla plant Batteriefabrik in Deutschland
Hamburg (afp) - Der US-Elektroautohersteller Tesla plant langfristig die Herstellung von Batteriezellen in Deutschland. "Ich gehe davon aus, dass Tesla auf lange Sicht eine Batteriefabrik in Deutschland errichten wird", sagte Tesla-Chef Elon Musk dem "Spiegel". Er wirft in der neuen Ausgabe des Nachrichtenmagazins den deutschen Autoherstellern zudem mangelndes technologisches Engagement

Generali-Versicherung will Daten zu Fitness und Ernährung sammeln
Köln (afp) - Joggen gehen mit dem Schrittmesser, hinterher einen Salat essen und diese Informationen in Echtzeit an den Versicherungskonzern weiterleiten: Die Versicherungsgruppe Generali plant für Deutschland ein "verhaltensbasiertes Versicherungsmodell", bei dem Daten zu Fitness, Ernährung und Lebensstil gesammelt werden und eine gesunde Lebensführung mit Gutscheinen oder Rabatten belohnt werden

Verbraucherschützer verteilen Mehrwegbecher für “Coffee to go”
Hamburg (afp) - Die Verbraucherzentrale Hamburg will eine Kampagne gegen den Trend zu Einwegbechern beim Kaffeetrinken starten. Am kommenden Dienstag werde sie Mehrwegbecher an Passanten in der zentralen Hamburger Einkaufsstraße verteilen, teilte die Verbraucherzentrale am Freitag in der Hansestadt mit. Die Verbraucher sollten dazu bewegt werden, beim beliebten "Coffee to

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