• Measuring socio-economic impact – A WBCSD guide for business

    Navigating the complex landscape of socio-economic impact measurementCompanies are increasingly interested in measuring socio-economic impact as part of maintaining their license to operate, improving the business enabling environment, strengthening their value chains, and fueling product and service innovation. But while more and more tools are being developed to help companies measure socio-economic impact, it can...
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  • WBCSD Guidance for Accounting & Reporting Corporate GHG Emissions in the Chemical Sector Value Chain

    This document provides guidance to support chemical companies in the consistent accounting and reporting of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, including the company’s own emissions and those of its value chain. The guidance builds upon existing best practice standards for corporate GHG accounting and reporting – The GHG Protocol Standards – which are developed through a...
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  • New Members in BCSDH

    In the first quarter of 2013 11 companies and their CEOs and top managers joined BCSD Hungary. CEOs of these corporates have signed the recommendation for business leaders  ‘Complex Interpretation of Corporate Sustainability’ and expressed their intention that will manage their enterprises respecting the principles it contains.   New members of BCSD Hungary: Alstom ALTEO...
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  • Green Business Forum: Embrace Sustainability

    Embrace Sustainability and create a positive impact on society In the current stage of globalization, the importance of sustainable development is regarded as one of the biggest challenges. Enormous efforts are made by environmental organizations and activists to increase the awareness of environmental-friendly practices. More and more organizations all around the world try to find...
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  • CSR MarketPlace 2013: Emphasis on shared values

    The CSR MarketPlace Exhibition of this year where 39 companies and 32 civil organizations will present their achievements in CSR will be opened by KÖVET Association on 18 April 2013.   CSR MarketPlaces were the most successful events of the KÖVET in 2009 as well as in 2011. They were not only for expounding the...
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  • Business Breakfasts about Sustainable Development – Beyond Words – ethical business conduct in everyday operation

    „Beyond Words – ethical business conduct in everyday operation” The Business Council for Sustainable Development Hungary (BCSDH), TI and Telenor cordially invites you to the next event of BCSDH’s „Business Breakfast for Sustainable Development” series. Host of the event: Christopher Laska, CEO of Telenor Hungary Members of BCSDH together have drafted and signed the indispensable...
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  • Business Breakfasts about Sustainable Development – guest speaker András Gyenes, executive director, Unilever Hungary

    Sustainability as a Corporate Startegy – not just an Option but a Business Goal The Business Council for Sustainable Development Hungary (BCSDH) and the British Embassy Budapest kindly invite you to the next series of BCSDH’s ‘Business Breakfasts about Sustainable Development’. The event will be opened by His Excellency Jonathan Knott, British Ambassador to Hungary...
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  • Biomass Carbon Neutrality

    New publication from WBCSD: Biomass Carbon Neutrality provides a framework for understanding carbon neutrality. It distills and synthesizes the complexity of the debate and underlines the importance of carbon neutrality in public policy. Using biomass-derived fuels and materials instead of more fossil fuel-intensive alternatives is one approach to mitigating increases in atmospheric CO2. However, the...
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  • Members of BCSD Hungary on the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable corporations

    The Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable corporations was announced at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The Global 100 consists of the 100 top‐performing stocks worldwide on a range of sectorspecific ‘sustainability’ metrics. In aggregate, the Global 100 had revenues of US$3 trillion (roughly 4.5 per cent of global GDP) and...
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  • CSR Marketplace 2013 and European CSR Award

    On 18th April 2013 KÖVET Association for Sustainable Economies is organizing CSR MarketPlace for the third time. Similar events have been very popular in several European countries for many years. The same day the winners of the national contest for the European CSR Award will be announced. KÖVET Association is looking for companies that undertake...
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  • Vision 2050 revision

    In 2013 WBCSD will revise Vision 2050, update it, and prioritize the Must Haves based on scientific findings and social research. Vision 2050 will be translated into actionable and investable items for the medium term. The Vision 2050 project addressed three questions: What does a sustainable world look like? How can we realize it? What...
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  • The Complex Interpretation of Corporate Sustainability – Recommendation for business leaders

    Business Council for Sustainable Development Hungary (BCSDH) launched the ‘Complex Interpretation of Corporate Sustainability’ recommendation for business leaders on 27th November in Budapest. Nearly 50 CEOs signed the recommendation, the signatory companies representing nearly 20 % of Hungary’s GDP.  By signing the recommendation, companies express their intention that their executives will manage their companies respecting...
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