Category Archives: Community Development

Socially Responsible Investing

Socially Responsible Investing

Our social and natural environment is continually undergoing change. The susceptibility to change – whether positive or negative – demonstrates the fragility of these systems and serves to remind us that the business community has a responsibility to strengthen them.

Top 3 CSR Trends During The Holy Month of Ramadan

Ramadan has always been known as the month of giving in the Middle East. As individuals prepared for the usual rituals that accompany the month of fasting across the Muslim world, households also started adjusting their budgets for Ramdan’s alms

4 NGOs That Promote Environmental Initiatives In The Middle East

In 2010, the Living Planet Report listed the UAE, Qatar and Kuwait in the top ten countries ranked for their ecological footprint per capita. In other words, the standard of living is extremely high and if replicated around the globe,

Why Sustainability And Economic Growth Should Go Hand In Hand

In the past, there was one recipe for running a large company. It was all about setting profit targets and getting human and physical resources to achieve them. Today, however, things have changed. It's no longer just about making profits.

Highlights from CSR Summit Dubai 2014

The two-day conference and two days of workshops brought together the most prominent CSR practitioners in the region for lively discussions on the future of CSR and the challenges they face.

Ajyal Salima – Nestlé Healthy Kids Global Program

As a case study on why companies must play a key role in tackling global problems which cannot be solved by governments alone, Nestlé, the world's leading nutrition, health and wellness company is showcasing its Nestlé Healthy Kids Program --