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Cameroon: a case study of Chinese corporate social responsibility

When a continent as forest rich as Africa becomes the target of direct foreign investment – no matter what the origin – what are the risks and negative impacts on communities, agriculture and forestry? This question is considered at the micro-level

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Saudi Aramco launches ‘Umrah for the disabled’ program

Saudi Aramco has given new meaning to corporate social responsibility (CSR) by introducing an initiative for people of special needs. Called “Umrah for the Disabled — A Lifetime Experience,” the program reaffirms the company’s commitment to CSR. The initiative was

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6 Key Findings on the Rising Role of Corporate Social Responsibility

Across the globe, consumers have come a long way in what they value and can do to make the world a better place through the different roles they play in society. On the one hand, in their primary role as

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3 Ways Brands Can Use Corporate Social Responsibility Principles To Create Better Advertising

Dove’s “Real Beauty” campaign. Chipotle taking a stand on factory farming, with an assist from Fiona Apple. Patagonia giving away boatloads of lightly worn clothing. These advertising campaigns all have one thing in common: They take corporate social responsibility (CSR)

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Governments and enterprises in breach of their legal obligations on climate change

Today a group of eminent jurists accuse governments and enterprises of being in clear and flagrant breach of their legal obligations on climate change – under human rights law, international law, environmental law, and tort law. Human ravaging of our

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Sovereign Trust Insurance Bags Second Award

Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc has again bagged the  Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Company of the Year Award for 2014. The company clinched the award at the just-concluded Inspenonline Media Awards held at the Lagos State Chamber of Commerce and Industry

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