|Sally Fegan-Wyles, UN Assistant Secretary-General, Acting Head Executive Director, UNITAR
“Antwerp-ITCCO has the ambition to become one of the benchmarks in action learning in Europe: high-level, innovative, interdisciplinary, multi-actor and practical learning and training methods to create awareness and to support the implementation of the U.N. development goals. ITCCO aims to build capacity in the field of sustainable development, corporate social responsibility, business ethics, accountability and transparency. UNITAR salutes the efforts of the leaders of Antwerp and all other stakeholders involved to bring to fruition this remarkable vision.”
The European Commission’s strategy on CSR 2011-2014: achievements, shortcomings and future challenges
|Have your say on the future EC CSR strategy – complete the stakeholders’ consultation survey!
The aim of this public consultation is to seek feedback on the achievements, shortcomings and future challenges of the Commission’s activities on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), as outlined in the Commission’s 2011 Communication on “A renewed EU strategy 2011-14 for Corporate Social Responsibility”
The CIFAL Global Network is UNITAR’s network of International Training Centres, dedicated to provide innovative training to strengthen the capacities of government officials and leaders to advance sustainable development. The CIFAL centers are jointly managed with 10 partner institutions and deliver some 70 training activities every year. Read the latest version of their newsletter.
On April 29th, around 100 sustainability pioneers from Antwerp came together for the first Antwerp Sustainability Platform. Antwerp-ITCCO and Stadslab2050 brought together intrapreneurs within companies, business community, governments, trade unions, non governmental organizations, academia and knowledge centres, to exchange knowledge in the field of sustainable development, corporate social responsibility, business ethics and transparency.
On March 20th, Peter Wollaert – General Manager of Antwerp-ITCCO – was interviewed on sustainable entrepreneurship at ATV – Antwerp Regional Television. During the interview, he focussed on the best practices in the Antwerp Region and on the upcoming initiatives of Antwerp-ITCCO. The interview is currently only available in Dutch.