Please describe your role and responsibilities, how many years you have been in the company? I’ve been at Unite Students for just over 7 years (I get my month’s sabbatical award for this at the end of the year and am off to India, can’t wait!). I started this role around 3 ½ years agoContinue reading In conversation with Ali Hastings
Ahead of the imminent Modern Slavery Act coming into force in Australia, Corporate Citizenship co-founder Mike Tuffrey and Director Simon Robinson hosted a webinar to discuss our experience in the UK, best practice examples and how to mitigate risk and take action. Click here to download the presentation.
LBG has conducted an annual survey for the past two years on trends, innovations and what the future holds for Corporate Community Investment (CCI). Last year, headlines from Australia and New Zealand revealed: Budgets and flagship partnerships remain strong Workplace giving continues to be a priority Impact measurement is important but not well resourced PublicContinue reading The State of Corporate Community Investment
Please describe your role and responsibilities, how many years you have been in the company? I have been with RELX Group for just over three and a half years. As Community Manager, I have a global role within the Corporate Responsibility team where I lead our community investment corporate strategy and policy. A key partContinue reading In conversation with Emili Budell-Rhodes
Why is education important to RELX Group? Education for disadvantaged young people that advances one or more of our unique contributions as a business has been the core focus of our global community programme RE Cares since its inception about 15 years ago. We know education is a field where we can have the biggestContinue reading Spotlight on RELX Group’s education initiatives in the community
by Simon J. Robinson Australia continues to play a role in the adoption of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, and Corporate Citizenship is proud to be partnering with Banksia Ignite, a new national initiative providing a platform for businesses to progress their engagement with SDGs. The recent Banksia Ignite Conference in Sydney aimed to inspireContinue reading Corporate Citizenship ignites progress for SDGs alongside Australia’s Foreign Minister
A group of community investment professionals in the Asia Pacific have participated in the region’s first-ever Strategic Community Investment Certified Training course focused on the LBG methodology. The two-day intensive course was delivered in Singapore in May by Corporate Citizenships’ Junice Yeo, Director, Singapore and Simon Robinson, Director, Australia. Attendees represented major companies including Singtel, SingaporeContinue reading Singapore hosts first-ever LBG Certification for Strategic Community Investment in the Asia Pacific region
Australian companies including LBG member Suncorp highlighted the business benefits of work place giving programs during an event in Brisbane to celebrate Work Place Giving month, hosted by LBG, Work Place Giving Australia and Good2Give. The event, which was held at Suncorp’s HQ, was attended by more than 40 representatives from business and community partnersContinue reading Work place giving saves companies millions