July 7, 2017

Opening Roundtable on human rights in the commodity trading sector, 14 September 2017

SAVE THE DATE! On 14 September 2017 we will launch the 2017-2018 CAS-DAS in CSR. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of CSR advanced studies at the University of Geneva we will organise a multistakeholder roundtable to discuss human rights in the commodity trading sector. Confirmed panelists include:
  • Laurent Matile, Alliance Sud
  • James Nicholson, Trafigura
  • Frédéric Chenais, Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
Stay tuned for further details on the programme and registration.    read more »

June 15, 2017

CSR Summer Drinks, 22 June 2017 @ Parc des Bastions

Our summer cocktail event will take place on 22nd June 2017 at Cafe Restaurant du Parc des Bastions.
Join us for a pleasant summer evening of networking and socializing!
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Pierre Coucourde
May 31, 2017

CSR Thursday Lunch sur l’entrepreneuriat social, 8 juin 2017

Rejoignez notre prochain CSR Thursday Lunch qui aura lieu le 8 juin 2017 sur le thème de l'"Entrepreneuriat social à Genève, état de lieux et perspectives" avec Pierre Coucourde, Directeur général de la fondation Clair Bois. La présentation se déroulera en français, suivie d'une période de questions en français et en anglais.

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May 9, 2017

Table ronde publique: L’or est jaune, peut-il être vert?

L'or est jaune, peut-il être vert? Enjeux et perspectives sur le financement d'une production durable
De la mine au lingot et à la montre, le marché de l'or implique un nombre important d'acteurs dont les mineurs, les raffineurs, les banques et les joaillers. Face aux enjeux du marché de l'or, de nouveaux standards internationaux émergent provoquant l'évolution des pratiques des acteurs du secteur aurifère vers une production plus « durable » / responsable, respectueuse de principes comme ceux de transparence, de droits de l'Homme et de l'environnement. Si le développement durable est la vision partagée au sein du marché de l'or, à quel degré se situe la coordination ?
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May 5, 2017

CSR Thursday Lunch on sustainable sourcing, 18 May 2017

Join us for our next CSR Thursday Lunch to learn more about how the City of Geneva sustainably manages its supply chain and to get insights on worldwide public procurement practices with Ms Carol Henchoz Meier, Purchaser and Project Manager, City of Geneva and additional considerations from Ms Liesbeth Casier, Project Officer, Public Procurement and Infrastructure Finance, IISD, who will be presenting on:

Sustainable sourcing in the City of Geneva

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April 5, 2017

CSR Thursday Lunch on climate action, 27 April

Join us for our next CSR Thursday Lunch and learn more about the successful implementation of renewable energy and sustainable infrastructure projects with Ms Qiuping Li, Director for Asia, R20 Regions of Climate Action who will present on:

From millions to billions— green infrastructure projects development and financing in Asia

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February 13, 2017

CSR Thursday Lunch on 30 March with Swiss Re

Join us for our next CSR Thursday Lunch and learn more about innovative solutions to build financial resilience with Catherine Burger, Director, Growth Market Networks at Swiss Re, who will present on "Making society more resilient: Swiss Re's role in closing the protection gap".

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February 1, 2017

CSR Thursday Lunch on 9 Feb. with Ethos

Join us for next week's CSR Thursday Lunch and find out more about the first Swiss stock exchange index dedicated to corporate governance, the Ethos Swiss Corporate Governance Index (ESCGI), with Vincent Kaufmann, CEO of Ethos Foundation and of Ethos Services.   

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January 24, 2017

Last chance to join the CSR Executive Summer Course

It is still possible to register to the Executive Summer Course "Beyond CSR. Leadership for Social Innovation" (19-23 June 2017). Join this intensive week of cutting-edge coursework directed by leading experts in the field and learn how to move beyond CSR to ensure lasting competitiveness. Check out the brochure for more details on the programme, course schedule, registration, lectures and side events.
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December 21, 2016

End of year greetings

At CSR UniGE we would like to wish you a very happy and sustainable holiday season and a successful and responsible 2017 filled with health, happiness, and good spirit! read more »