[HCMC] CSR: Does It Make Business Sense?

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EuroCham in cooperation with MSM-MBA Programme of the HCM University of Technology, presents:

CSR: does it make business sense?  

CSR has become a primary concern for businesses all over the world.  Stakeholders are demanding more and more that business organizations show their corporate social responsibility by addressing the negative impacts of their operations on the overall society, environment and local economy. But fundamentally CSR main goal is to align company’s social and environmental activities with its business purpose and values.

Key points to be covered

  • CSR: what do we mean by CSR? A review of concepts of CSR – Several theoretical perspectives are shared to get a better understanding of what CSR means and can be applied.
  • Why does it make business sense to apply CSR? – Empirical and practical evidences.
  • How can CSR be applied?  The business case study of NedSpice – The added value of sustainable sourcing.
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Prof. Nika Salvetti, Visiting Faculty of Maastricht School of Management (Netherlands). 
In the past, Lecturer at University for Peace in Costa Rica (UPeace); The Hague University (The Netherlands); American International University; BRAC University (Bangladesh). Research of interest: CSR, Sustainability, Social Responsibility and Business & Peace in projects of Nyenrode/MDF about CSR Drivers of market transformation, Interrelations between macro and micro economic policies and Impacts of labour migration.

Willem van Walt Meijer, Managing Director of NedSpice Vietnam.      
Concurrently, Non-executive Board member & Head of the Audit Committee of Milkiland N.V. a Ukrainian-Russian Dairy company listed at the Warsaw stock exchange.
In the past, Strategy Member of one of the 4 global food divisions and lead the Frozen Foods business in Europe; CEO of the Greenery a co-operative of fresh produce growers and headed the Classic Dairy & Cheese division of Friesland Foods a co-operative of dairy farmers; CEO of MidOceanBrands a whole sale company in promotional products; Board member of Polyconcept Ltd, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, as MD of the International division based in Hong Kong.

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