Deloitte RiskLab and the conflict-free tin initiative
Each year, Dutch leaders in risk management come together for the Deloitte RiskLab conference. This year over 400 risk professionals descended on Amsterdam for a day full of presentations and breakout sessions. Deloitte teamed up with the leaders to discus turning risks into opportunities.
January 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Kick off ELEVATE’s 2014 webinar series on Wednesday, January 29, 2014at 11am EST (16:00 GMT) with a free webinar exploring supplier ownership. Hear from ELEVATE Senior Partner, Ian Spaulding, and others in what promises to be an informative and educational presentation.
December 31, 2013 marked the end of the first reporting period for the SEC’s Section 1502 Conflict Minerals Disclosure Rule and the beginning of reporting and auditing concerns.
The rule requires publicly-held companies to disclose whether their products contain conflict minerals as defined by the law: tin, tantalum, tungsten or gold (3TG) originating from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and specific adjoining countries.
Corporate citizenship, corporate social responsibility (CSR), and corporate responsibility (CR). These are the most frequently used terms by companies to describe the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) dimensions of business, according to the most recent Profile of the Practice study. In order to find out more about how corporations organize to manage their ESG efforts, the Center for Corporate Citizenship conducted its Profile of the Practice survey of 231 companies in the fall of 2013.
Video of Source Intelligence's December 4th Webinar
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If you missed the live stream of Source Intelligence’s “Conflict Minerals Filing Challenges” webinar don’t worry, here it is. The webinar addressed the steps that can be taken right now to get your organization ready to comply by the May 2014 reporting deadline. Their cast of experts helped viewers gain cross-industry best practices to craft a streamlined process and implement a conflict minerals program for reporting and beyond.
December 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Canadian telecommunications company TELUS has been recognized with numerous awards for its effective cause marketing, CSR and corporate philanthropy work. Join us on December 10 to hear critical lessons learned by TELUS along the way from Jill Schnarr, the company's vice president for community affairs.