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SOCIAL RETURN ON INVESTMENT (SROI) TRAINING #BATCH4

By | 2018-04-04T11:06:22+00:00 May 7th, 2018|

Salah satu beban psikologis para Manajer CSR di banyak perusahaan adalah "cibiran" bahwa CSR adalah Cost Center. Padahal, bukankah "monetisasi" dampak sosial yang kembali (return) ke perusahaan bagian terpenting yang membuat SROI menjadi jawabannya...? Kemudian Bagaimana anda meng-CLAIM tingkat keberhasilan program dan manfaat dana CSR yang sudah dikucurkan oleh perusahaan anda...? SROI memberikan jawaban dengan [...]

BISNIS UNTUK KEBAIKAN

By | 2018-02-13T11:31:20+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Articles|

by. Jalal Chairman of Advisory Board Social Investment Indonesia Lewat rubrik ini kami pernah menuliskan soal Benefit Corporation (B Corp) pada bulan September 2016. Perusahaan-perusahaan yang menjadi B Corp—dibuktikan lewat sebuah proses sertifikasi yang sangat ketat—bersumpah untuk menjadikan bisnis sebagai motor penggerak perubahan ke arah kebaikan; mementingkan manusia dan lingkungan dalam menjalankan seluruh aspek bisnisnya; [...]

SOCIAL RETURN ON INVESTMENT (SROI) TRAINING #BATCH3

By | 2017-11-04T09:12:51+00:00 November 21st, 2017|

Salah satu beban psikologis para Manajer CSR di banyak perusahaan adalah "cibiran" bahwa CSR adalah Cost Center. Padahal, bukankah "monetisasi" dampak sosial yang kembali (return) ke perusahaan bagian terpenting yang membuat SROI menjadi jawabannya...? Kemudian Bagaimana anda meng-CLAIM tingkat keberhasilan program dan manfaat dana CSR yang sudah dikucurkan oleh perusahaan anda...? SROI memberikan jawaban dengan [...]

Regreening the Planet Could Cut as Much Carbon as Halting Oil Use – Report

By | 2017-10-25T13:49:32+00:00 October 24th, 2017|News|

Natural solutions such as tree planting, protecting peatlands and better land management could account for 37% of all cuts needed by 2030, says study Planting forests and other activities that harness the power of nature could play a major role in limiting global warming under the 2015 Paris agreement, an international study showed on [...]

Despite Trump, American Companies are Still Investing in Renewable Energy

By | 2017-10-20T15:52:51+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|News|

Surveyed corporations stated that Trump’s election had no impact on their decision to buy renewable energy After the election of Donald Trump, many of us in the climate and energy fields were rightfully fearful. What would happen to international agreements to cut greenhouse gases? What would happen to funding for climate research? What would happen [...]

Global Pollution Kills 9m A Year and Threatens ‘Survival of Human Societies’

By | 2017-10-20T15:41:58+00:00 October 21st, 2017|News|

Landmark study finds toxic air, water, soils and workplaces kill at least 9m people and cost trillions of dollars every year Pollution kills at least nine million people and costs trillions of dollars every year, according to the most comprehensive global analysis to date, which warns the crisis “threatens the continuing survival of human societies”. [...]

Natural Health Service: Wildlife Volunteers Get Mental Health Boost

By | 2017-10-05T11:27:01+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|News|

Volunteers on wildlife projects benefit from a big boost to their mental health, according to new research. It advances the idea that nature could be widely prescribed by doctors as a therapy, which its supporters say would ease the burden on the NHS. The new analysis tracked people across England taking part in projects run by the [...]

#SDG1: Mars leads push to lift 500 million farmers from extreme poverty

By | 2017-10-05T11:32:24+00:00 August 14th, 2017|News|

The food giant is working with Oxfam on a new collaborative research platform to tackle the endemic poverty that permeates FMCG supply chains Food giant Mars has launched a new open-source collaborative research effort to help lift the world’s 500 million smallholder farmers out of extreme poverty. Mars’ chief sustainability officer Barry Parkin said the Farmer [...]

Aspek Lingkungan dalam Laporan Keberlanjutan Bank

By | 2018-02-19T09:40:04+00:00 June 17th, 2017|Articles|

Oleh: Jalal Chairperson of Advisory Board Social Investment Indonesia   Imperatif Extended Responsibility Baru-baru ini saya membaca laporan keberlanjutan dua buah bank di Indonesia yang membuat saya benar-benar prihatin. Kedua bank itu menyatakan tidak melaporkan indikator-indikator lingkungan, sebab mereka tidak memiliki dampak langsung atas lingkungan. Saya sedih, karena dalam dunia pelaporan keberlanjutan ada pemahaman yang [...]

Sustainability in Europe – 4 top trends 2017

By | 2017-09-18T13:25:54+00:00 May 6th, 2017|News|

We look at the top trends and issues now and in the coming years for sustainable business In just eight weeks’ time over 500 leading CEOs, sustainability, communication, ESG and compliance professionals will meet in London at our 16th Annual Responsible Business Summit Europe. As part of the knowledge exchange in the build-up to our [...]

NGO Voices: Consumers want to go green. Just don’t mention the S word

By | 2017-09-18T13:25:54+00:00 May 4th, 2017|News|

Trewin Restorick of sustainability communications charity Hubbub says campaigns such as the #SquareMileChallenge to recycle coffee cups, launched this week, succeed if they are positive and playful This week saw the charity Hubbub launch #SquareMileChallenge, the UK's largest coffee cup recycling campaign, which seeks to recycle half a million cups from the centre of London [...]

Water-smart farming: how hydroponics and drip irrigation are feeding Australia

By | 2017-09-18T13:25:54+00:00 April 28th, 2017|News|

Sydney Fresh, Organic Angels, Freshline, Box Fresh. It’s a wonder Australian supermarkets still stock vegetables, such is the explosion of veg-box delivery services. OK, they may be a bit on the pricey side, but the food is out-of-the-ground fresh, typically free of chemicals and refreshingly wonky. But for a veg-box scheme to work, the vegetables [...]

Sustainable Rubber briefing: Michelin zero-deforestation pledge raises hopes for responsible sourcing

By | 2017-09-18T13:25:55+00:00 October 11th, 2016|News|

Environmental groups and biodiversity researchers have hailed a move by Michelin to eliminate rubber from deforested areas from its supply chain as an industry breakthrough.   The tyre maker – the world’s largest buyer of natural rubber – announced this summer that it has begun tracing its entire rubber supply chain, the first big company [...]

Menimbang Kemitraan Tiga Sektor di Indonesia

By | 2018-02-19T09:42:23+00:00 June 12th, 2016|Articles|

Catatan dari Social Investment Roundtable Discussion 12 Juni 2014 oleh : Jalal dan Fajar Kurniawan Acara Social Investment Roundtable Discussion (SIRD) dengan tema The Art of Tri-Sector Partnership Development, yang dilaksanakan oleh Social Investment Indonesia (SII) pada tanggal 12 Juni 2014 adalah yang pertama.  Namun jelas tidak akan menjadi yang terakhir.  Dengan antusiasme peserta yang [...]

HSBC Pledges To Invest $1bn In Tackling Climate Change – 16 Nov 2015 – News from BusinessGreen

By | 2017-09-18T13:26:07+00:00 November 17th, 2015|News|

Banking giant HSBC has announced plans to invest $1bn through bond markets to boost its investments in renewable energy, clean transport and other projects designed to tackle climate change. HSBC announced late last week that it would commit to lend a total of $1bn to companies, cities and multilateral banks that are seeking to raise [...]