Communications & Reporting

Sustainability news roundup - October 2010

EC Newsdesk, (Oct 1, 2010)

Moves from Gunns, BP, Bangladesh Ship Breakers Association, and all the latest from other brands in corporate responsibility and sustainability this month

Sustainability high on US corporate agenda: A new ten page briefing

EC Newsdesk, (Oct 1, 2010)

A dramatic shift in the nation’s attitudes and opinions towards a corporation’s role in society has meant that companies in the US have had to take much greater notice in the corporate responsibility agenda, finds a new briefing by Ethical Corporation

GE 2009 Citizenship Report: Responsibility with imagination

Elaine Cohen, (Oct 1, 2010)

GE’s latest report keeps up the momentum

China column: 76 million secretive souls

Paul French, (Oct 1, 2010)

Paul French says that word is slowly getting out on just how much corruption goes on in China

Business associations: Addressing the responsibility challenges?

Rajesh Chhabara, (Oct 1, 2010)

It is unclear how successful the many sustainability-focused business associations are in delivering value for their membership

People on the move - October 2010

Allen & York, (Sep 30, 2010)

By Miriam Heale, Allen & York

SAP 2009 Sustainability Report: New age reporting?

Susie Keane, (Sep 30, 2010)

Use of all the latest software tricks by SAP makes for a bold report

Anti-corruption enforcement initiatives: Too much of a good thing?

EC Newsdesk, (Sep 22, 2010)

There is a lot going on in the anti-bribery world, but it’s not clear that all new developments represent progress. More is not always better, argues Alexandra Wrage

Our October 2010 issue: Toyota case study, 10-page briefing on US CR, CSR member groups, and how to engage colleagues

EC Newsdesk, (Sep 17, 2010)

Ethical Corporation's October 2010 issue focuses on the state of CR in the USA, Toyota's troubles, CR membership groups, and how to engage employees, amongst other articles, reviews and columnists

G20 protests - People power’s new focus

Stephen Gardner, (Sep 15, 2010)

Protests at the G20 summit in Toronto continued a trend of demonstrations against capitalism, inequality and corporate excess. But the protest movement is going through a change

Future sustainable growth - Capitalism that works

David Grayson, (Sep 15, 2010)

David Grayson says a number of recent reports and events advance the case for sustainable capitalism

The UK Anti-Bribery Act: How global companies should prepare

Andrea Bonime-Blanc, (Sep 14, 2010)

Andrea Bonime-Blanc, an expert in world-wide anti-corruption compliance, considers how large businesses should tackle compliance with the most far-reaching new laws on bribery and corruption since 1977

ArcelorMittal CR report 2009 - Stainless steel?

Scarlet McBarnet, (Sep 2, 2010)

ArcelorMittal’s report scores well on transparency, but lacks context in some important areas

CRWatch, a round up of recent business sustainability news - September 2010

Jeni Bauser Yaghoubi, (Sep 2, 2010)

Recognising social entrepreneurs, good news for greeting cards, equal rights at Google and BMW gets a wrist slap

The Kimberley Process: Conflict diamonds cut out

Eric Marx, (Aug 31, 2010)

The Kimberley Process has succeeded in virtually eliminating blood diamonds, but the global gem trade remains far from clean

People on the move - September 2010

Allen & York, (Aug 31, 2010)

By Miriam Heale, Allen & York

Sustainability news roundup - September 2010

EC Newsdesk, (Aug 31, 2010)

Moves from Sainsbury, Sinar Mas, Chevron, and all the latest from other brands in corporate responsibility and sustainability this month

Deforestation and palm oil: Sinar Mas must clean up its act now

EC Newsdesk, (Aug 16, 2010)

Ian Duff, campaigner at Greenpeace, argues that Sinar Mas has failed in their attempts to discredit the NGOs recent investigations of the company

Green growth: Sustainability redux

Paul Hohnen, (Aug 11, 2010)

Paul Hohnen welcomes the morphing of the sustainable development agenda into a green growth agenda and considers what needs to happen next

Ethical Corporation 2011 conference schedule released

EC Newsdesk, (Jul 20, 2010)

Ethical Corporation';s conferences arm has released their schedule of conferences for 2011.