How to Integrate Social & Environmental Objectives into Your Business

Date/Time
Date(s) - 21/03/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


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Geared towards existing businesses, this webinar will help you identify how to add a social and environmental component to your work.

This webinar will also explore how to approach planning from a strategic point of view to help you identify and develop a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) policy adapted to the realities or your business and industry.

During this webinar you will learn:

  • How to diagnose your CSR potential
  • A step-by-step process to align social and environmental objectives with your current practices.
  • How to develop a simple CSR policy adapted to your needs.
  • How to link your CSR with your communication strategy.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

LIS SUAREZ VISBAL-ENSINK

Lis Suarez Visbal-Ensink is a social entrepreneur and ASHOKA Fellow, founder of FEM International & ETHIK EcoDesign Hub.

FEM International’s mission is to empower young girls and women around the world, in developing countries and in Canada, to reach their full potential through the dynamics of socially responsible entrepreneurship, in a way that helps them become self-sufficient and create a better link with their communities and their local environments. FEM International’s programs and services directly contribute to building gender equality and sustainable development.

ETHIK’s mission is to promote ethical fashion and sustainable development practices within the textile industry and promote ethical fashion products amongst consumers.

A native of Colombia, Lis has more than 15 years of experience in international development and women entrepreneurship, particularly in the textile and fashion industry.

Lis has a BA in International Development & Finance from the University Externado of Colombia and a graduate degree in Business Administration and Finance from Harvard University.

She has received various awards and recognitions for her commitment to sustainable development, corporate social responsibility and social innovation.