CCR CSR has since 2009 facilitated a group of multinational companies, based in Shenzhen and Hong Kong, called the Working Group for Children’s and Young Person’s Development (CWG C&YPD). This Working Group has been instrumental in sharing best practices and identifying projects that they can collaboratively engage in to effect positive change in the lives of children and young workers.
Tue, 12/03/2013 - 19:03
Wed, 11/27/2013 - 14:41
Building on what it means for businesses to respect and support children's rights, the Guardian Sustainable Business in collaboration with UNICEF's CSR Unit is dedicating an entire week from (November the 25th to the 29th) to the following theme: Giving Children a Voice in Business. The topic has been chosen in order to generate ideas and inputs towards the development of a tool for business on engaging children and young people as stakeholders in 2014.
Mon, 11/18/2013 - 13:53
“Influence where you´re operating, not only where you are selling” says Klas Balkow, the CEO of Clas Ohlson, a Swedish hardware store chain and mail-order. He continues with that they are indeed 94 years old as a company but that they have just gotten started on their CSR journey.
Mon, 11/04/2013 - 09:39
The Children’s Rights and Business Principles (CRBP) are the first comprehensive set of global standards for child-friendly business practices which were launched last March 12, 2012 by UNICEF together with Global Compact and Save the Children.
Fri, 11/01/2013 - 16:31
An article published by the Economist, Juvenile Crime Hard Times tells a story about migrant children cases being more punished severely than their peers who were brought up in the city. The article further explains China’s 2010 national survey results showed 16% of juvenile offenders were arrested for rape.