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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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28. November 2014Making ethical decisions at work is easy. Speaking up is harder

Speaking up is hard. Going against the grain when the team’s mind is made up is harder. And ‘speaking truth to power’ — especially when ‘power’ means someone who can end your career — is...

20. November 2014Why 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 Starbucks is a member, is suing Vermont over the state’s new law that will require...

13. November 2014Canada 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 been hitting Islamic State military positions in Iraq. For American readers, who are more used to seeing...

05. November 2014CSR-Forschung: ,,Sustainable Lifestyles 2.0"

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...

03. November 2014Canadians 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 for Canada’s business leaders? The numbers come from a new national survey*, conducted by the Gandalf Group on...

03. November 2014Fame 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 by the public broadcaster. This was not the traditional “he’s...

02. November 2014CSR-Forschung: “Corporate Regional Responsibility”

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: Hier das...

27. October 2014How Apple and Facebook have taken gender discrimination to a new level

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19. October 2014The future of business ethics research

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19. October 2014The future of business ethics research

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10. October 2014When Keurig fights "coffee pirates," who loses? Loyal consumers

As you may have heard, Keurig is engaged in a battle with a host of companies that aspire to provide consumers with &#8216;pirate&#8217; coffee pods. And who is losing this battle? The consumer. For those of you who aren&#8217;t...

29. September 2014Introductory 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...

25. September 2014Alibaba's charity is good for the developing world--but its business is better

&#8220;When you have $1 million, you&#8217;re a lucky person. When you have $10 million, you have trouble. When you have more than $1 billion, you have responsibility.&#8221; So says Jack Ma, founder and executive chairman of...

18. September 2014Ray Rice case shows how difficult it is for employers to deal with off-hours misconduct

What are an employer&#8217;s ethical obligations when an employee gets caught doing something bad off the clock? The example of the day, of course, is Ray Rice. As the entire universe now knows, Rice the football player who was...

11. September 2014Apple's new Watch and the Ethics of Disruption

Ok, pop quiz. How many people did Apple put out of work this week, when the tech giant announced the Apple Watch and the Apple Pay point-of-sale technology built into the new iPhone 6? How many hopes and dreams were dashed? How...

Bayer CropScience Child Care Program - Protecting Children´s Rights

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Bayer CropScience Child Care Program - Protecting Children´s Rights

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