Monday, May 11, 2015
Sustainable Business Essentials Workshop
Who should attend?
This training is suitable for people beginning to implement sustainability at corporate level and looking to better understand practical ways to deliver their sustainability initiatives. It will provide you with a framework for content and an effective toolkit to drive effective sustainable business practices.
Sustainable Business Essentials: The toolkit
Understanding key drivers and the business case for CSR Core sustainability issues in the Asian context:
Community investment and development
Value chain issues
Materiality: Identifying the relevant issues for your business through stakeholder engagement Practices for strategic planning and implementation Communications and reporting
The trainer is Mara CHIOREAN. She is an Executive Director of CSR Asia managing the Hong Kong office. Mara has worked in corporate social responsibility in Asia for over five years and has lived in Singapore, Italy, Germany and Romania. She is a strong believer in the role of business in driving sustainable development.
Her role at CSR Asia includes overseeing and leading advisory work, especially in the areas of sustainability strategy and reporting, stakeholder engagement, materiality assessment, community investment, ISO26000, supply chain sustainability and environmental services. She is also an experienced trainer and facilitator, and contributes to research that aims to build capacity on sustainable business practices in Asia.
She has worked with a wide range of clients across different industries covering multinational and local companies such as MTR Corporation, Hong Kong Airport Authority, Danone, Cathay Pacific, Bank of China Hong Kong, The Bank of East Asia, Swire Properties, Sun Hung Kai Properties, Swire Pacific, Hopewell Holdings, Aedas, Coca-Cola and others.
Before joining CSR Asia she worked with ASrIA (Association for Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia) engaging with financial institutions to create partnerships and raise awareness on Sustainable and Responsible Investment. Her previous work experience in the private sector covers tourism, market research and telecommunications.
Mara has a master's degree in Environmental and Energy Management at Bocconi University in Italy, and has a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Romania. She was also part of the leadership team of AIESEC in Romania managing projects and delivering training to promote youth leadership as a catalyst for positive change.
CSR Asia Strategic Partners may utilise one free training pass for this workshop. Lunch and refreshments are included.
To register please contact Vicky at email@example.com
Posted by Richard Matthews