Will the ‘Year of Giving’ be the catalyser for CSR strategies in the UAE?

Should a strategic CSR plan within an organisation exceed much more than philanthropic initiatives? Theoretically, CSR includes four types of responsibilities: economic, legal, ethical, and discretionary.

Ecosia – Search the web, save the environment

Now we can make a difference even when we’re sitting behind our screens. Ecosia was founded by Christian Kroll, Ecosia’s CEO, in December 2009. Christian studied business administration in Nuremberg and decided to travel the world for some inspiration on

The upward path to success by Impact Hub Dubai

The Impact Hub Dubai is home to several mission driven entrepreneurs looking to establish themselves in the market. It has aided in the constant growth of these entrepreneurs by offering connections, resources and programs aimed towards helping them thrive in

From CSR to CSV, a new perspective

CSR versus CSV; Stephanie Delaey, CSR consultant at SD consulting covers the core differences between the two and map both concepts against each other in order to fully understand where the differences lie.

How to give it: Why charity should begin in the science lab

By Caroline Fiennes This article first published Financial Times and Giving Evidence  Not all charities are good causes. This may sound surprising, because we’re used to thinking of them all as being somehow virtuous, but they vary in their effectiveness. Smart donors

This World Water Week, why not start saying ‘NO’ to Plastic Bottles?

It takes 3 litres of water to produce 1 litre of bottled water [1]… More than the millions of tons of carbon dioxide emitted or barrels of oil used in the bottling water manufacturing process, it is worth keeping this environmental