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NEC - Corporate Social Responsibility

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This site provides information about the way in which NEC Hong Kong interprets Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

As You Sow

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As You Sow is an American foundation that promotes environmental and corporate social responsibility through advocacy, coalition building and innovative legal strategies. The foundation runs two programmes: the Environmental Enforcement Programme seeks to reduce and remove carcinogenic exposures...

Article 13

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Article 13 helps companies to operate in a manner that produces a positive impact on society - typically in the areas of CSR (corporate & social responsibility), sustainability, governance and social innovation. They offer a range of training, coaching, consultancy and research services. They...

Interpraxis

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InterPraxis is an social and economic consulting firm specializing in: ethics and corporate social responsibility (csr); international development; sustainability and participatory research. The company offers value-added services in: CSR Strategy; Communications; Sustainability Research;...

Business Environment Council (BEC)

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The Business Environment Council (BEC) promotes corporate social and environmental responsibility in Hong Kong. Set up by business for business in 1989, BEC offers sustainable business solutions covering baseline assessment, advisory, research, training and award programmes for companies across all...

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An ounce of prevention: The case for Disaster Risk Management - Oct 2008

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One dollar spent in disaster prevention, the experts tell us, is worth four dollars spent in disaster response. Business companies have to find the math compelling...

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Job Creation - June, 2003

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Unemployment figures have reached tragic levels - in their 70's, 80's and 90's - in some of the world's worst hit economies. In response, many humanitarian groups are moving towards projects that create jobs. Global Hand has put together a listing of organisations involved in microenterprise...

Barka Foundation for Mutual Help (Fundacja Barka)

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Barka Foundation is a non-governmental organisation based in Poland. Barka supports the social development of excluded groups and builds conditions to enable the people within such groups to rebuild their lives. Barka has created Schools of Social Animation, self-help programmes, which encourage...

Better Life Organization (BELO)

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Better Life Organization (BELO) works towards the self-development and medical, social and educational rehabilitation of disabled persons, with a focus on children ages 0-18. BELO promotes education for girls, and works with women’s groups to help women become economically empowered. One of...

National Development Foundation (NDEF Cameroon)

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The National Development Foundation (NDEF Cameroon) implements programmes that enhance the socio-economic development of vulnerable rural populations, including programmes on child rights. Other programmes focus on agriculture, education, environment, health and the social domain. The organisation...