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BITCI Events in 2017- Brochure

Exclusive Member Content - Mar 13, 2017

  Please download the BITC-Events-Calendar-2017 featuring our upcoming events in 2017. Please also refer to the Events  section on the website for further updates and agendas.


Update on the 2016 EU Directive on Non-Financial Reporting

Exclusive Member Content - Mar 08, 2017

February 8, 2017 Darina Eades, Senior Adviser on Corporate Responsibility Business in the Community Ireland At our Network Meeting last September, we outlined the requirements of the EU Directive on Non-Financial Reporting which was due to be transposed into Irish law by December 2016. The transposition has not yet happened but recent communication from the


BITC Ireland’s EPIC programme wins the AONTAS STAR Award for Adult Learning Initiatives that promote Social Inclusion

BITCI News - Mar 06, 2017

The STAR Awards (Showcasing Teamwork, Awarding Recognition) are an awards initiative coordinated by AONTAS as part of the annual Adult Learners’ Festival to acknowledge the fantastic work undertaken by adult learning initiatives throughout Ireland.


Annual BITCI Members CEO event

BITCI News - Mar 02, 2017

On the 11th May, CEOs and Managing Directors of BITC’s member companies will gather for the annual private networking event. This exclusive business event showcases how business is embedding corporate responsibility into their everyday practices and how our members are working together to ensure Ireland is a responsible and sustainable place to do business.


CSR, charities and UN days of observance calendars

Exclusive Member Content - Mar 02, 2017

Awards Calendar This calendar provides a listing of Award schemes that relate to Corporate Responsibility. Timeframes and links to relevant websites are included. This calendar is updated monthly by BITCI.


Bank of Ireland publishes 2016 Responsible Business Report

Members News - Mar 02, 2017

Bank of Ireland has recently launched its third Responsible Business Report which provides a comprehensive picture of the Group’s 2016 activities under five pillars – customers, communities, colleagues, environment and governance.


Abbott  announced as Official Corporate Partner for European Volunteering Capital Programme 2017

Members News - Mar 02, 2017

To help highlight the positive impacts that volunteering has on lives across Ireland, Abbott is lending its support to the European Volunteering Capital Programme as the official corporate partner 2017. Sligo was named European Volunteering Capital 2017 by the European Volunteer Centre, which promotes volunteering across the European Union and is supported by the European


What can you do to help bees?

BITCI News - Mar 02, 2017

At our recent biodiversity workshop on the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan, we did a nature walk around an urban green space to see what simple actions businesses can take to support pollinators on their sites, in employees’ gardens, and in their local communities.


What can you do to help bees?

Exclusive Member Content - Mar 01, 2017

At our recent biodiversity workshop on the All-Ireland Pollinator Plan, we did a nature walk around an urban green space to see what simple actions businesses can take to support pollinators on their sites, in employees’ gardens, and in their local communities.


In Conversation with Sandy Boundy, Communications and CSR Manager at Heineken Ireland

Members News - Mar 01, 2017

  In this month of our In Conversation with series we are delighted to talk to Sandy Boundy, Communications and CSR Manager at Heineken Ireland.