Communications & Reporting

Codes of conduct and standards: the top ten, part II

Deborah Leipziger, (Jun 27, 2011)

Deborah Leipziger has picked her top ten codes and standards. In the second of a two-part report, here she analyses another five

View from the Middle: Agencies pool efforts for Kenyan village

Howard Sharman, (Jun 22, 2011)

Eight organisations and the UN have combined to get clean water to a village near Nairobi

Resource Nationalism Briefing Part 2: India - New legal requirements

Eric Marx, (Jun 1, 2011)

Those setting up lucrative operations in India are being told to put their money where their outposts are

Google and Facebook: Socially responsible dirty tricks

Mallen Baker, (Jun 1, 2011)

Facebook only did what other companies do. But that doesn’t make it right, says Mallen Baker

People On The Move - June 2011

Claire Manuel, (May 30, 2011)

With thanks to Miriam Heale, Allen & York Recruitment

Nestlé’s Creating Shared Value report 2010: Refreshing frankness

Aleksandra Dobkowski-Joy, (May 30, 2011)

Nestlé continues to report effectively and openly

Business School Bulletin - June 2011

Oliver Balch, (May 30, 2011)

Why competition can be bad, environmental reporting standardisation and a question of definitions

China column: Of pirates and profits – welcome to China’s internet

Paul French, (May 30, 2011)

China’s domestic internet sector has developed some dubious business ethics, says Paul French, China editor

Essay: Rethinking leadership for a sustainable future

Bill Critchley and Tim Casserley, (May 30, 2011)

Business leaders need to relearn how to define good corporate performance

Spain Briefing Part 2: Corporate strategies - Ten years of progress

EC Newsdesk, (May 30, 2011)

Spain’s largest companies began their corporate responsibility journey a decade ago, but recently have begun to sharpen their focus on the specific sustainability issues affecting their individual operations

Spain Briefing Part 1: Overview - Renewing a sustainable business culture

EC Newsdesk, (May 30, 2011)

While Spain is a world-leader in renewable energy technology, Spanish companies are also beginning to make progress in their social programmes

Letter from America: The choo-choo blues

Peter Knight, (May 30, 2011)

The powerful anti-green lobby in the US is putting transport advances into a siding, says Peter Knight

Ethical Corporation awards: Sustainability champions - A global reach for responsible business

Tobias Webb, (May 30, 2011)

The diversity of Ethical Corporation’s 2011 awards winners reflects the expanding acceptance of sustainable business practices

Responsible business 2012: Let’s motivate the marketers

Brendan May, (May 30, 2011)

Brendan May reflects on the recent Ethical Corporation responsible business summit in London, and suggests an agenda change for next year

Resource Nationalism Briefing Part 3: NGOs - Transparent tax reporting

Eric Marx, (May 30, 2011)

The practice of moving money around the world to cream off profits where there is minimum tax liability is attracting growing scrutiny

Resource Nationalism Briefing Part 1: Resources and Investment - Shifting Sands

Eric Marx, (May 30, 2011)

Resource-rich countries are becoming more possessive over their natural assets

Sustainability news roundup - June 2011

Oliver Balch, (May 30, 2011)

Moves from Puma, European Union and all the latest from other brands in corporate responsibility and sustainability this month.

CEO interview: Neil Carson, Johnson Matthey - Give sustainability ‘your best shot’

Oliver Balch, (May 5, 2011)

Neil Carson has spent three decades at the UK chemicals firm Johnson Matthey. After senior management positions in both Britain and the US, he joined the company’s board in 2002 as head of its precious metals division. He became chief executive two years later.

People On The Move - May 2011

Claire Manuel, (May 5, 2011)

With thanks to Miriam Heale, Allen & York Recruitment

Adidas Sustainability Report 2010: Good reporting is not a race

Elaine Cohen, (May 5, 2011)

Adidas should report more on its external impacts