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

What are an employer’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...

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...

04. September 2014Uber's tactics against rival Lyft crossed the ethical double-yellow line

If all is fair in love and war, what about in business? Uber is in the news again, and not for happy reasons. The car service company has been accused of trying to poach drivers from competitors like Lyft. And, in the process of...

28. August 2014Love it or hate it, the Ice Bucket Challenge is good for charity

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been mind-blogglingly successful, raising tens of millions of dollars and becoming a bona fide internet phenomenon. But it has also garnered considerable criticism. So, are the critics...

28. August 2014Love it or hate it, the Ice Bucket Challenge is good for charity

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been mind-blogglingly successful, raising tens of millions of dollars and becoming a bona fide internet phenomenon. But it has also garnered considerable criticism. So, are the critics...

23. August 2014Is it Possible for a Corporation to be Patriotic?

What makes a Canadian company Canadian? What is it that makes an American company definitively all-American? Is it a matter of where the company is legally registered? Where it earns the bulk of its profits? Who its CEO is? Who...

10. August 2014Commercial airlines negotiating the ethics of flying in, and over, conflict zones

Tel Aviv is not a place for the faint of heart to fly into, these days. Should Canadian and American and European airlines go back to avoiding the place, or should they bravely continue flying there? The conflict between...

02. August 2014Continental 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...

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...

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 ...