CSRwire Special Report: UN Global Compact + 15 -- Business As A Force For Good
CSRwire will deliver special daily on-site reporting from the UN Global Compact’s June 23 - 25 program on the dramatic progress and plans for private sector action to advance social priorities. The conference, bringing together 500 leaders of companies, investors, academia, civil society and governments, comes at a pivotal point in the growing impact of corporate social responsibility: the September launch of the United Nation’s “Post 2015 Sustainable Development Goals.”
Each day of the conference, John Paluszek, founder and executive producer of Business In Society www.businessinsociety.net , will deliver relevant news and analysis from UN headquarters in New York. Visit CSRwire “Talkback” for the latest updates on subjects ranging from “Business For Peace” and "Caring For Climate" to "Supply Chain Sustainability" and "Children's Rights and the Post-2015 Development Agenda".
Posted: Jun 25, 2015 – 04:30 PM EST
The United Nations General Assembly Hall, the site of many historic events, today was the venue for another -- a projected heightened role for business in the forthcoming UN Sustainable Development Goals and the retirement of Georg Kell, the Global Compact's founding (2000) Executive Director.
Posted: Jun 24, 2015 – 04:30 PM EST
Leaders in CSR/sustainable development today generated major advances in Global Compact platforms on climate change and educating the next generation of business leaders.
Posted: Jun 23, 2015 – 04:30 PM EST
As the three-day conference opened, business and civil society set about demonstrating "how the private sector is taking action and partnering to advance societal priorities, with an emphasis on the United Nations global agenda for sustainable development to be released later this year (the Sustainable Development Goals - SDGs).
Posted: Jun 17, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST
CSRwire will deliver special daily on-site reporting from the UN Global Compact’s June 23 - 25 program on the dramatic progress and plans for private sector action to advance social priorities.