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09.08.12 Volunteers wanted

VSO is looking for graduates for projects in Bangladesh and South Sudan

21.06.12 New Study about the potential of local UN Global Compact networks

A new study by the Bertelsmann Stiftung and endeva "A Strategy for the Commons" was presented at...

09.12.11 Interactive Workshop: Bringing Medicines to low-income Markets

Workshop Invitation by Endeva, GIZ, and PlaNet Finance Deutschland e.V.

16.05.11 New Publication: Partners in Development- How Donors Can Better Engage the Private Sector for Development in LDCs

Comparative Study gives Recommendations on how Donors can effectively engage the private Sector in...

29.03.11 Help develop Africa's future Start-ups

Teaching fellow - Business & Entrepeneurship / Software Development

27.01.11 Declaration on Responsible Partnership signed

17 leading organizations and companies in Ukraine sign the Declaration on Responsible Partnership

11.08.10 Workshop "Energize the BoP - Energy Business Models for low-income markets" on December, 1st and 2nd 2010 in Berlin

1.6 billion people around the world have no access to electricity, 2.4 billion use sources of...

08.07.10 The Role of Governments

The economic crisis that so many countries have been experiencing has put the spotlight on the need...

11.05.10 oikos UNDP Young Scholars Development Academy 2010 in Costa Rica

oikos invites doctoral candidates and post-docs to submit a paper to the first international...

07.04.10 Vontobel study "Sustainable Investing in Asia - Uncovering Opportunities and Risks"

The latest Vontobel study shows that sustainable investments in the asian economic market offer a...

11.03.10 The 5th international Conference conference SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND CURRENT CHALLENGES 2010 »the nature and humans«

The main current challenges include issues of how to take care of our natural environment in the...

22.02.10 The fifth eLearning Africa Conference in Sambia

eLearning Africa is an international conference about information and communication technologies...

09.11.09 The German-Malaysian Society e.V. (DtMG) Award Presentation Ceremony 2009

For Outstanding Contribution towards Promoting Cultural Understanding between Malaysia and Germany

09.11.09 China, Germany and Europe: Joint Solutions for CSR in the Global Value Chains

Exchange of experience and knowledge among Chinese, German and European business representatives...

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24. July 2014Facebook's Study Did No Wrong

It came to light recently that Facebook, in collaboration with some researchers at Cornell University, had conducted a research study on some of its users, manipulating what users saw in their news feeds in order to see if there...

26. June 2014A true leader would rename the Washington R*dskins right away

A leader has to be able to do hard things, including, perhaps especially, leading his or her organization through difficult changes. Indeed, many leadership scholars regard that as the key difference between the science of...

26. June 2014A true leader would rename the Washington R*dskins right away

A leader has to be able to do hard things, including, perhaps especially, leading his or her organization through difficult changes. Indeed, many leadership scholars regard that as the key difference between the science of...

26. June 2014Disrupting management ideas

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26. June 2014Disrupting management ideas

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17. June 2014Anti-Homeless Spikes: Within Your Rights, but Wrong

Controversy has arisen recently regarding the installation of anti-homeless spikes on sidewalks. Spikes of various descriptions have reportedly been installed, for example, in the pavement outside an apartment building in London...

11. June 2014Business 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...

11. June 2014Coaching "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...

06. June 2014Bribery: Ethical Failure and Competitive Failure

Last week saw the sentencing of Nazir Karigar to 3 years in jail, under Canada&#8217;s Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act. This week, the RCMP have charged two Americans and one British businessman, demonstrating the...

28. May 2014Nazir Karigar's prison sentence shows Canada is finally taking steps on foreign bribery

Canadian businessman Nazir Karigar is going to jail. This a small but important victory for citizens of developing nations across the globe. Karigar&#8217;s been sentenced to do three years in prison for his role in a conspiracy...

15. May 2014The complex "business case" for human rights

Questions of human rights are almost continually in the news, whether &#160;reports of ongoing human-rights violations in South Sudan or North Korean accusations of human-rights violations in the U.S. For many purposes, the...

14. May 2014Online Course on Corporate Codes of Conduct

I&#8217;ve been working recently with online learning company Emtrain on the development of their new corporate ethics training course on Codes of Conduct. It&#8217;s a customizable product available to corporate customers who...

14. May 2014Online Course on Corporate Codes of Conduct

I&#8217;ve been working recently with online learning company Emtrain on the development of their new corporate ethics training course on Codes of Conduct. It&#8217;s a customizable product available to corporate customers who...

13. May 2014The Ethics of Danger Pay

How much is a human life worth? Or, to put a finer point on it, how much is your life worth, to you? How much would you have to be paid in order to risk your life as part of your job? It is sometimes said that you can&#8217;t...

29. April 2014A 'Sweet Spot' in tackling climate change?

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Bayer CropScience Child Care Program - Protecting Children´s Rights

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Bayer CropScience Child Care Program - Protecting Children´s Rights

Issue:
When Bayer CropScience acquired the seed production company Proagro at the end of 2002, the company ...