Corporate Social Responsibility is much more than donating two per cent of profits to social causes (mandated under Indian corporate law), concluded Sarosh Ghandy, at the end of the sixth biennial conference Caux Initiatives for Business, held in India from 22 to 26 January. The venue was Asia Plateau, the Asian centre of Initiatives of Change in Panchgani, Maharashtra.
Over 500 MBA students packed into a huge auditorium in Pune, India, to hear Michael Smith, Head of Business Programmes for IofC-UK and author of the book 'Great Company', speak about 'Pillars of trust and integrity' on 20 January. He was accompanied by Talia Smith from Initiatives of Change's Trust and Integrity in the Global Economy business programme, and Saurabh Gupta, head of communications for IofC international, who is based in Pune. They were at the Sri Balaji Society, one of the industrial city's top MBA business schools.
We are accepting applications for our summer peacebuilding programme in Switzerland. The Caux Scholars Program (CSP) is a one month academic programme that teaches students how to be peacebuilders in every facet of their lives. Application deadline: February 19, 2016.
High in the mountains of Mondulkiri Province, in the north of Cambodia, youth gathered for the 6th Annual Initiatives of Change Association, Cambodia youth camp. It was held from the 7-10 November, 2015.