Greening the marketing mix

Source: Forum for the Future, 4 April 2003

Environmental communications is a discipline that’s coming of age. Whole armies of consultants have a wealth of advice, encouragement and cajoling on offer. Most of it is directed to business and rightly so, says Sharon O’Shea of The Greenhouse, talking >>> read more

First US winners Sustainability Reporting Awards announced

Source: CERES, 2 April 2003

The Coalition for Environmentally Responsible Economies (CERES) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) presented reporting awards to five companies at the first CERES-ACCA U.S. Sustainability Reporting Awards program in New York City today. The purpose of the awards >>> read more

CSR of companies on the web

Source: Financial Times, 2 April 2003

A tangled ethical web – The best corporate sites breathe life into the complexities of corporate social … A tangled ethical web – The best corporate sites breathe life into the complexities of corporate social responsibility DAVID BOWEN. Corporate social >>> read more

Analysts eye the ethical market.

Source: Financial Times, 2 April 2003

(Published on 27 february 2003 in Financial Times). An unusual phenomenon has emerged in London’s equity markets: the arrival of corporate responsibility analysis among a sell-side community that has traditionally been most resistant to the intrusion of social and environmental >>> read more

Global Reporting Initiative invites Telecom sector

Source: Telecom.paper, 28 March 2003

The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) is an organization with a mission of developing a generally accepted, organization-level sustainability reporting framework through a multi-stakeholder, global consultative process that has involved corporations, NGOs, governments, accountancies, consultancies, labor organizations, investors, and others. GRI >>> read more

Philips launched first Sustainability Report

Source: Philips, 28 March 2003

Royal Philips Electronics launched the company’s first annual Sustainability Report, adding detailed accountability for economic and social responsibility to its former Environmental Report. The reporting initiative is in line with the steps taken in recent years to increase transparency and >>> read more

Sustainability Report Philips: meer vrouwen in de top

Source: Volkskrant, 28 March 2003

(Gepubliceerd in De Volkskrant van 27 maart 2003). Philips gaat het aantal vrouwen in topfuncties sterk opvoeren. Het elektronicaconcern wil het percentage vrouwen de komende vijf jaar verhogen van 4 naar 10 procent. Dit blijkt uit het jaarlijkse duurzaamheidsverslag dat >>> read more

ACCA UK Sustainability Awards winners announced at ceremony

Source: ACCA, 24 March 2003

At a ceremony in the British Library this morning, 12 organisations received awards at the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) UK Awards for Sustainability Reporting. The winning organisations received their awards from the Rt. Hon. Michael Meacher MP, Minister >>> read more