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Save the Date! ESG Forum 2014 - September 23 in Calgary, AB

ESG Forum 2014: Non-financial performance... A missed opportunity?
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CBSR Launches their #CBSRapplied Campaign to Help Operationalize the Transformational Company Framework

The “Transformational Company” framework is being developed as a guide for companies who recognize the need to scale up their CSR and sustainability efforts in order to address systemic societal risks, challenges and opportunities.
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CBSR EVENT: Sustainable Consumption - The Rise of the Aspirational Consumer

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May 22, 12:45 PM - 6:30 PM EST, (In-Person) - Register

Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Room 501, Toronto

May 22, 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM (Webinar only) - Register

CBSR Launches New Brand and Announces New Board of Directors

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April 10, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Today Canadian Business for Social Responsibility (now operating as CBSR) officially announces new Brand launch and welcomes a new Board of Directors.

Join the CBSR Network – Transform the Future of CSR in Canada


CBSR invites you to join our network in 2013 and be a part of transforming the future of CSR in Canada.

Founded in 1995, CBSR's mission is to accelerate corporate social and environmental sustainability in Canada and challenge the "business as usual" model. We believe companies are ready for this challenge and many are actively rethinking their business models to create long term shareholder and societal value.

“Is Corporate Canada Ready for the Green Economy?” asks ACCA

CBSR says accountants play critical role in ‘embedding sustainability into business operation’
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December 13, 2012 /3BL Media/ - The coming years will see Canadian business, policy makers and society at a tipping point in their relationship with the green economy, concludes a new report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants).

What Your Company Cares About Fascinates Its Largest Shareholders

This is a summary of the Engaging Shareholders panel discussion at the CBSR 10th Annual Summit that took place on November 7th, 2012 in Toronto.

Author: Wesley Gee (Senior Sustainability Consultant, Stantec)

Shareholders matter, but some matter more than others. There are those who are in it for the long haul, with a vested interest in the success of a company, and in some cases they are actively involved in supporting shifts towards greater long-term growth and prosperity.

CBSR 10th Annual Summit - Panel Summary: Stakeholder Engagement for Mutual Benefit


Stakeholder engagement comprises both the formal and informal ways of staying connected to the parties who have an interest or potential interest in a particular project. Engagement implies understanding stakeholders’ views and concerns and taking them into consideration. It’s also about being accountable to stakeholders, and using their feedback in order to drive responsible business practices and innovation.


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