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Half the world's schools lack clean water, toilets and handwashing

Half the world's schools lack clean water, toilets and handwashing

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nearly half the world’s schools lack clean drinking water, toilets and handwashing facilities, putting millions of children at risk of disease, experts warned on Monday.
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How HR Can Play A Significant Role In CSR For This Year!

How HR Can Play A Significant Role In CSR For This Year!

Most companies invest heavily in CSR activities to strengthen trust among their stakeholders, and also to improve their corporate brands.
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Dialogue and Collaboration for Sustainable Management

Dialogue and Collaboration for Sustainable Management

Analysis of the Tokyo Foundation’s Fourth CSR Survey
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Sustainability In Search Of Metrics

Sustainability In Search Of Metrics

Companies worldwide struggle to measure and report how well they are “doing good” as they do well for their stakeholders.
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Yes, it is our business: how corporations can help on Sustainable Development Goals

Yes, it is our business: how corporations can help on Sustainable Development Goals

The shift in the perceived role of corporations as solely profit generators to agents for positive change has become clearer than ever before with the new UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Nestlé Makes 20 Commitments to Society in the Region: First Regional Creating Shared Value Report

Nestlé Makes 20 Commitments to Society in the Region: First Regional Creating Shared Value Report

Nestlé’s legacy in the Middle East Region goes back to 1934. Throughout the years, it has gained people’s trust and has thus earned its reputation as the leading Nutrition Health and Wellness Company. Nestlé has the capacity and more importantly the determination to play a positive role in contributing to societal problems by embedding right actions and solutions. That’s why shared value strategy at Nestlé Middle East is reinforced with the un...
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Lebanese President Calls for Increased Action on Corporate Sustainability

H.E. General Michel Suleiman, President of Lebanon, made a strong call to scale up sustainability efforts in companies and management education institutions in the country and throughout the Middle East. His remarks were presented at the 2nd PRME MENA Regional Forum.
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Majid Al Futtaim: Serious commitment to advancing sustainability

Commitment to long-term sustainability is central to the strategy at Majid Al Futtaim Properties. They have long understood that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) principles drive growth in a way that is economically efficient, socially fair and environmentally sustainable.
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CSR in Lebanon: An Industry Emerging on Misunderstood Concepts

CSR in Lebanon: An Industry Emerging on Misunderstood Concepts

Is Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) understood in Lebanon? Is it possible to identify a Lebanese institution or corporation which has fully adopted and integrated CSR from the employee level to the supply chain? Were changes applied in the workplace, environment, community, and the marketplace which make the four areas of CSR? If so, was it part of a long-term comprehensive strategy? Were efforts to promote CSR occasional and restricted to i...
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