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UN Global Compact Network Launched in Australia

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  The Australian Network of the UN Global Compact was formally launched at the 10th National Business Leaders Forum on Sustainable Development at Parliament House, in Canberra by Senator Nick Sherry (Minister for Superannuation and Corporate Law) and G

Australia’s Sixth Corporate Responsibility Index

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  This year's St James Ethics Centre's Corporate Responsibility Index (CRI) has been framed within the context of the Global Economic Crisis (GEC) with participating companies being described as demonstrating leadership in tough times.

Over Half of US Companies Increase Philanthropy Despite GFC

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  In the US a new survey has found that over half of the companies taking part have increased their corporate philanthropy in 2008 despite the economic decline.

IBM Survey Reveals Gap in “Green” Sustainability Strategies

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  IBM's second annual global corporate social responsibility survey of senior business executives again shows significant gaps between their goals and their ability to attain them.

Foundation for Public Interest Journalism

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  Swinburne University's Institute for Social Research has established a Not for Profit foundation to help develop new ways to fund and support journalism following a trend that has already found traction in the US.

Re-Branding to Increase Corporate Fundraising – Dymocks

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  Rebranding with a fresh new visual identity can be tricky for a Not for Profit but one Foundation is taking the plunge with a new focus and a welcomed injection of funds.

ANZ Reviews Its Corporate Responsibility Approach

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 25th June 2009 -  The ANZ Banking Group is undertaking a strategic review of its approach to Corporate Responsibility (CR).

2009 ALB Legal Awards

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 28th May 2009 -  The Legal Communities "Oscars night-of night" event for 2009 took place in Sydney recently delivering two new award categories - the Corporate Citizen of the Year and CSR Firm of the Year.

Abaf Sponsorship Outlook Survey

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 28th May 2009 -  Australian business values the arts, but the global financial crisis (GFC)means challenges ahead according to the Australia Business Arts Foundation's Sponsorship survey.

Review of Charity Trusteeship in the UK

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 28th May 2009 -  A new report has found that 95% of people in the UK are unaware that they can support a charity by becoming a trustee - a figure that won't surprise many charities that have vacancies on their boards.
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