Sustainable Development Goals: Resources for Enhancing CSR Strategies & Policies

As part of the UN’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, at the macro level, the Sustainable Development Goals (also known as SDGs or the Global Goals) represent international developmental priorities that nations should focus on in order to achieve sustainable development. This information note provides a brief overview of some vital resources that businesses and organizations can explore to engage with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, develop a new CSR initiative, polish their business models, or strengthen stakeholder engagement. These resources include:  The IMPACT 2030 Network This…

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CSR: People Before Profit

Development3 Founder and Managing Partner, Akash Ghai, was at the Sustainable Brands conference in Detroit last week. He hosted a panel discussion titled: “How to use technology and creativity to boost people upward in a rapidly changing job market.”

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The Phoenix On The Island

My mother was born on the island of Mauritius on the east coast of Africa. While considered paradise by most, I have always seen it as a place full of opportunities. Back in the 1950s and ‘60s my grandfather built his fashion business at a time where the country was starting to find its feet. A tailor with a growing reputation, ministers would flock to his shop to get their suits and eveningwear made.

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