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CSV Plan in Candelaria: The integration between business and its local surrounding
By: Maria Gotti | 3 days 20 hours ago | Permalink
Candelaria is a thermal combined cycle gas power plant with an installed capacity of 221 MW, located in the municipality of Candelaria in the north east of Tenerife (Canary Island). The plant is functioning since 1967 (50th anniversary will be celebrated this year) and it has always been crucial for the electrification of the island, most of all due to the increase in the demand of electricity... more
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Women are the Changemakers
By: Bridge International Academies | 2 weeks 4 days ago | Permalink
Contrary to the cultural expectations of the countries in which we serve, women are playing a lead role in driving changes to the education sector. Through educating girls and empowering women, communities, countries and nations can be transformed. This doesn’t happen overnight, but equal educational opportunity and female role models, both in the classroom and in the community all play a key... more
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Strategic Partnership in Chile – Innovation and Sustainability through Circular Economy
By: Maria Gotti | 3 weeks 3 days ago | Permalink
A training centre completely built using recycled materials from the worksite of the Sierra Gorda (112MW) wind farm located in the desert of Antofagasta, 60km from Calama in Chile. An eco-technological workshop where women and the elderly from the Baquedano community, a small village of almost 550 inhabitants, learn artisan activities with the aim of initiating small local enterprises. A new... more
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Enel in Russia: developing social entrepreneurship in local communities - A journey from CSR to CSV
By: Anna ILLARIONOVA | 3 weeks 5 days ago | Permalink
Enel Russia (Enel Group’s company in the Russia) is one of the leading Russian wholesale producers of power and heat with headquarters in Moscow and has four production branches: thermal power plants in the Urals, South and Center of Russia with total installed power capacity of 9.5 GW. Conventional power plants in the country have a long history of community relations mostly based on... more
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Building sustainable supply chains to reverse the “Paradox of the Starving Farmer”
By: Mark Gunton | 1 month 2 days ago | Permalink
By Mark Gunton, CEO, Clinton Giustra Enterprise Partnership and Eduardo Tugendhat, Global Director of Thought Leadership, Palladium Editor’s Note: This post originally appeared on Palladium. The Positive Impact Summit in London last month brought together a diverse range of stakeholders to discuss ways to create enduring economic and social value for businesses and... more
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Shaping the Future of Strategy through Creating Shared Value
By: Ahmad J. Naous | 2 months 2 weeks ago | Permalink
It’s been 25 years since Harvard Business School professor Dr. Robert S. Kaplan and cohort David P. Norton put forth the concept and research of the Balanced Scorecard, a practice of measuring whether the smaller-scale operational activities of a company are aligned with its larger-scale objectives in terms of vision and strategy. However, the culture and strategy remains relevant today.... more
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Recherchons auteur en français sur Shared Value
By: Olaf de Hemmer Gudme | 2 months 3 weeks ago | Permalink
Sorry for our english speaking colleagues :-)   See a presentation in english : https://goo.gl/yR6fhs  Nous recherchons un confrère intéressé à écrire 10 pages pour présenter la Shared Value dans la prochaine édition de "Valeur(s) & Management" https://goo.gl/zKNFLm Une vingtaine d'auteurs ont édité en 2013 un ouvrage collectif "Valeur(s) &... more
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What does "good" look like for companies trying to address modern slavery?
By: Quintin Lake | 3 months 3 days ago | Permalink
Addressing modern slavery is becoming a business-critical for companies – for credibility with customers, investors, NGOs and the public – according to new research by Hult International Business School and The Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI). 77% of companies think there is a likelihood of modern slavery occurring in their supply chains, up from 71% last year, and it is perceived to be... more
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Government as a catalyst for shared value partnerships
By: Michelle Wenzel | 3 months 1 week ago | Permalink
On 1 February, more than 100 leaders from business, government and civil society gathered in Canberra, Australia to explore the role of Government as a catalyst for creating shared value partnerships. The forum examined the latest thinking on how the public sector can play a vital role in enabling and promoting shared value in private sector partnerships, and the changing role of business and... more
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Introducing the Corporate Racial Equity Advantage
By: Mark Kramer | 3 months 2 weeks ago | Permalink
Angela Glover Blackwell, Founder and CEO, PolicyLink Mark Kramer, Founder and Managing Director, FSG Now, more than ever, the future of America depends on equity—just and fair inclusion into a society in which all can participate, prosper, and reach their full potential. The private sector is the next frontier for the equity movement, and racial equity is the next frontier for corporate... more
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