TakingITGlobal Dispatch 8.1: Corporate Social Responsibility

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EFES NEWSLETTER – FEBRUARY 2008

80% of all European largest companies have employee share plans 80% of all European largest companies had employee share plans in 2007, coming from 50% in 2000, 20% in 1994, 10% in 1986… A quick and recent development. All European countries are involved without any exception. However, some of them …

ENS World News

INVESTORS REQUEST DISCLOSURE OF CLIMATE EMISSIONS, STRATEGIES *LONDON, UK, February 6, 2008 (ENS)* – The Carbon Disclosure Project, a collaboration of 385 institutional investors with assets under management of $57 trillion, has issued its 2008 information request to the world’s largest corporations. Companies are requested to measure and disclose their …

Ethics World News

Februrary 5, 2008. From Heather Risley, Editor. ====UPCOMING EVENT: Money, Politics, and Corporate Risk on Feb. 28-29 in New York. See details at EthicsWorld News from NGOs.==== Ethics and Employees * National Government Ethics Survey Shows Employee Misconduct Is High – According to the Ethics Resource Center, employee misconduct in …

The Future 500 in 2008

Dear friends and colleagues, Thank you for giving me and the Future 500 team — now thriving in China, Japan, and the U.S. — the opportunity to do multi-sector stakeholder engagement work that advances the triple bottomline. I have so much to be excited about as we move into the …

Reduce the Impact of Environmental & Social Risk On Your Bottom Line

Apply now for this quarter’s online courses on environmental & social risk assessment: * Africa: 4 – 22 February 2008 * Latin America : 11- 29 February 2008 * Central and Eastern Europe: 25 February – 14 March 2008 On-line applications: http://www.unepfi.org/onlinetraining/index.php

Carnegie Council Policy Innovations

COMMENTARY: The Melting Pot, the Salad Bowl, and the Confucian Ideal By James FarrerMany have argued we are entering a multipolar world. Yet, this competition will not simply take place in terms of varying approaches to foreign policy but also as a result of internal policies toward minorities. COMMENTARY: Latin …

Ethics World News

January 31, 2008. From Heather Risley, Editor. ====UPCOMING EVENT: Money, Politics, and Corporate Risk on Feb. 28-29 in New York. See details at EthicsWorld News from NGOs.===== This Week at www.ethicsworld.org: Ethics and Employees National Government Ethics Survey Shows Employee Misconduct Is High – According to the Ethics Resource Center, …

The BoP Movement Goes Mainstream

NextBillion News vol.21 January 29, 2008 1. Bill Gates Calls for Capitalism That Serves the Poor 2. Featured Blog Posts: Google.org: Fuel the Growth of Small and Medium Sized Enterprises by Rob Katz Emerging Market Multinationals: BoP or Not? by Abigail Keene-Babcock Will 2008 Be the Year of ‘Next Billion’ …