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Barbara Wettstein's picture
JUNE 21: Watch the Nestlé CSV Forum Live
By: Barbara Wettstein | 3 years 8 months ago | Permalink
Didier Burkhalter, President of the Swiss Confederation (center) attending the Creating Shared Value Forum in 2014 (Photo Credit: Nestle Flickr).  On 21 June, we at Nestlé will hold our Creating Shared Value Global Forum in Africa. Entitled Investing in Sustainable Development in Africa, the forum will bring together business, civil society and government leaders from Africa and... more
Sam Moore's picture
Shared Value in Australia - Featuring on Talkback radio
By: Sam Moore | 3 years 8 months ago | Permalink
Peter Yates (chair of the Shared Value Project, the peak practice body for shared value in Australasia and the exclusive regional partner of the Shared Value Initiative) was interviewed on national talkback radio in Australia on Wednesday regarding Shared Value. To listen in to the interview click here
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Genesis Analytics becomes only Africa-based affiliate of Shared Value Initiative
By: Ryan Short | 3 years 8 months ago | Permalink
Johannesburg, South Africa – Genesis Analytics has been signed on as the only African-based affiliate of the Shared Value Initiative’s Consulting Affiliate Network, the world’s leading shared value practitioners’ network. With offices in Johannesburg and Nairobi, Genesis Analytics is the largest economics-based consultancy in Africa, with 85 consultants advising governments, private firms,... more
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Interview for Master thesis - Creating Shared Value
By: Noémie Frohn | 3 years 8 months ago | Permalink
Dear all, My name is Noémie and I am a French student enrolled in a Master of Science in Management at Grenoble Ecole de Management. In the frame of my master thesis, I have decided to analyze the concept of Shared Value and its corporate practices. The main issue I would like to discuss is the following: The concept of Creating Shared Value to cure capitalism: utopia or reality?... more
Sam Moore's picture
Shared Value and the future of Foundations
By: Sam Moore | 3 years 8 months ago | Permalink
I admit that I know very little about foundations. What I know I've learnt through reading about F.B. Heron Foundation and my dealings with Bendigo Bank's own Community Enterprise Foundation.  "Creating shared value" however comes to mind when I read about Heron's changing business model. Consistent with the growing recognition from business of the fundamental... more
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Just Add Water: Cooking up Successful Corporate-NGO Partnerships
By: Patty Russell | 3 years 8 months ago | Permalink
End users in Kenya operate MSR's Community Chlorine Maker to purify clean drinking water. (Photo: MSR Global Health) What do you get when you combine a quarter cup of water with table salt and a zap from a car battery? Enough chlorine to purify 200 liters of drinking water. I was fascinated last spring when I first encountered the MSR SE200 Community Chlorine Maker (pictured... more
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Design as Shared Value Capital: How we embed purpose at KSS Architects
By: Emma Ignaszewski | 3 years 9 months ago | Permalink
(Originally posted on Many of the companies at the table for shared value are investing their financial capital to help remediate global issues. And that is absolutely fantastic. We’ve seen a lot of smaller companies try to emulate this with vastly fewer resources. We’ve tried too. And somehow, it always seems to not have the kind of impact we’re looking for. A $300 donation to... more
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Swiping Right on Corporate Partnerships
By: Emilee Kaufman | 3 years 9 months ago | Permalink
How collaborating with the private sector is a lot like dating. (Photo via VisualHunt) “When is it your turn?” My aunt elbows me with a hopeful expression during another Say Yes To The Dress marathon. “So are you dating?” All eyes turn to me over the Thanksgiving feast. If you’re single like me, these encounters will sound all-too-familiar. The dating scene can lead to some fun... more
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Collaboration Is Changing the Game for Global Development
By: Blakey Emmett | 3 years 9 months ago | Permalink
Pact and the INGO Shared Value Working Group dig into the mechanics of corporate partnerships and other key issues where shared value plays a role.  Several weeks ago I had the privilege of joining some of the top public and private sector leaders at the Shared Value Summit in New York to discuss how business can help change the world. With an increasing recognition that the... more
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Shared value, conservation, and development
By: Richard Welford | 3 years 9 months ago | Permalink
This post was originally published on the CSR Asia blog.  CSR Asia in partnership with Conservation International are pleased to announce the publication of a new report on "Creating Shared Value Through Integrated Conservation and Development Projects". It highlights new business opportunities that can be created through conservation initiatives that combine the protection of nature... more