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8 Companies in Ireland achieve the Business Working Responsibly mark

BITCI News - Nov 15, 2017

Over 170 senior business leaders gather for Business in the Community Ireland’s Annual Sustainability Forum Over 170 business leaders attended the annual Business in the Community CEO Breakfast Forum at Dublin Castle, where the companies certified to the Business Working Responsibly Mark in 2017 were announced.


EPIC programme has assisted over 2,950 people from over 101 countries to find employment or enter further education and training

BITCI News - Oct 26, 2017

The EPIC programme which is run by sustainability business network, Business in the Community Ireland with funding support from the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration, brings government, business, state agencies and NGOs together to assist immigrants to gain employment by providing business training and support. Over 200 of the latest participants will graduate


Oracle inspires the next generation in STEM Careers

Members News - Oct 25, 2017

The technology industry is critical to global progress and prosperity, and Oracle’s corporate citizenship initiatives are grounded in our technology leadership. Oracle has leveraged this to advance education for nearly 20 years. The Oracle Academy partners with over 6,000 educational institutes worldwide to help secondary students and teachers gain industry-relevant skills prior to entering the


8 steps for best practice in your supply chain

BITCI News - Oct 24, 2017

Many organizations now operate highly complex and globalized supply chains. While these supply chains are required to be lean, agile and sustainable, they are also the focus of growing attention from a variety of external stakeholders and increasingly subject to regulation. For these reasons it is important for companies to consider their supply chain information


Ricoh Ireland sweeps Salou

Members News - Oct 20, 2017

Ricoh Ireland recently participated in Ricoh’s imagine change Challenge Football Trophy in Salou, Spain. The football tournament was created by Ricoh Europe to bring together all the European OpCos, as part of a series of initiatives that represent the best of the Ricoh brand, and to make a difference in the communities in which we work and


DIT and Intel establish strategic working partnership

Members News - Oct 20, 2017

Programme of activity will include projects to increase participation of women in STEM & pilot graduate development programme


Biodiversity Learning Network: The Business Case for Biodiversity

We recently held our 4th and final Biodiversity Learning Network of 2017, hosted by RTE, which focused on building a Business case for Biodiversity. We heard from a number of BITCI member companies, went on a nature walk, announced the winners of the BITCI Biodiversity Photography Competition, and had a chance to meet some of the environmental NGOs at


International Updates: Sustainable Development Goals

Exclusive Member Content - Oct 09, 2017

As a Global Partner with the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), we have access to a range of international business and government discussions that inform the trends impacting on Irish business. The WBCSD’s SDG Business Hub provides a range of business case studies and publications, and BITCI engage directly with the WBCSD to bring the latest


Symantec’s 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report

Members News - Oct 09, 2017

Symantec is pleased to announce the release of their 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report. As a global corporate citizen, Symantec believes in its shared responsibility to tackle issues that leverage its size, scale and expertise about the cyber security threat landscape to make the world a safer place. In its 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report,Symantec shares what


Tomas Sercovich

Announcement of new CEO at Business in the Community Ireland

BITCI News - Oct 09, 2017

We are delighted to announce that Tomás Sercovich has been appointed as the new CEO of Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) and will join from January 3rd, 2018. Tomás worked with BITCI between 2003 and 2012 where he headed up our membership services and helped to create the Business Working Responsibly mark, the only