CSR and the Media seminars in Hong Kong and Singapore
The Asia-Pacific Media Alliance for Social Awareness (The Media Alliance) and CSRAsia are organising a one-day seminar on “The CSR practices and policies of the Media, Advertising and Entertainment Sectors in Asia” in both Hong Kong (7 May 2013) and Singapore (8 May 2013). The event will look at best policies and practices of media companies in giving visibility to social, humanitarian, environmental and sustainable development issues through programming content and public service advertising.
The real price of cheap clothes?
In real terms, clothes have never been so cheap! Outsourcing of production to low cost economies such as Bangladesh is one of the reasons for this … Read more
Carbon, business ethics and human rights included in the sustainable palm oil agenda
On 25 April, members of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) voted with a vast majority to raise the bar for their certification standard, the RSPO Principles & Criteria (P&C), which was first launched in 2007 …Read more
Water Security in Asia-Pacific
Water security has become an issue on the national development agenda in Asia-Pacific region. Water security in Asia and the Pacific is under threat for many reasons: rising population, urbanisation … Read more
Enroll in the upcoming course of our Professional Master’s in CSR!
Join us for the next module on Development, Poverty Alleviation and Social Business which can also be taken as a ‘stand-alone’ training course. The module will be delivered in Bangkok over four intensive days from Friday 7 to Monday 10 June 2013. This course examines the contributions that businesses can make to sustainable development with a particular emphasis on poverty alleviation. It also looks into innovative business practices associated with social enterprises, inclusive business, and the role business can play in poverty reduction by engaging people across the value chain.