Archives: 2014

What would you do if you were the CEO of this company?

The Responsible Business Lab will premiere at The Responsible Business Forum 2014 . The Lab is a unique and interactive workshop that will provide a platform to think about and discuss in groups, the everyday dilemmas facing businesses that want to operate responsibly. Taking real life scenarios, such as the one below, all delegates will have the opportunity to investigate

SMEs “Making the Most of Green Credentials” in Wexford

Business in the Community Ireland gave a talk about the benefits of “Promoting Sustainability to your Customers” at a breakfast seminar in The Irish National Heritage Park , Wexford on Thursday 25th September. Many SMEs are already involved in responsible and sustainable business practices; however, SMEs often don’t connect these activities to business benefits. Communicating sustainability to customers can help

Business Leaders highlight employment and commercial opportunities of climate action

On 18th September, The Irish Corporate Leaders on Climate Change presented its report – “ Unlocking Opportunity: the business case for climate action in Ireland” to An Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection, Ms. Joan Burton TD. The Report identifies up to 90,000 new jobs that would be created by clear climate action by Irish business and Government. These gains are underpinned by significant innovation

Smurfit Kappa Group is added to the FTSE4Good Index!

Smurfit Kappa Group plc has announced that it has been added to both the FTSE4Good Global Index and FTSE4Good Europe Index, effective from Monday, 22 September 2014. The index inclusion recognises the consistent application of best in class standards of sustainability practices and corporate governance throughout the Group’s international operations, and follows closely the Group’s