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  • Celebrate with us the 70th birthday of the SOS Children Villages!

    Celebrate with us the 70th birthday of the SOS Children Villages!

    We kindly invite you to the celebration event of the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the SOS Children Villages. This event could not have been organised without the help of the Austrian Embassy, the Austrian-Hungarian Business Council, the German-Hungarian Industrial and Commercial Chamber and the Budapest Marriott Hotel. The SOS Children Villages, founded in...
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  • Business networks in 24 countries pledge immediate action to halt the deterioration of Nature and the loss of biodiversity - BCSDH is among the signatories

    Business networks in 24 countries pledge immediate action to halt the deterioration of Nature and the loss of biodiversity – BCSDH is among the signatories

    Lisbon, 15 October 2019 – During the annual Council Meeting of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), 24 CEO-led business organizations, and Global Network partners of WBCSD, representing about 2,000 companies, have launched the Lisbon Declaration, a joint initiative to support business action and commitment at scale towards addressing the challenges biodiversity faces...
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  • Let's start thinking the present from the future

    Let’s start thinking the present from the future

    “Executives of the world's largest companies are fundamentally questioning the former ‘corporate value / shareholder value’ business paradigm” - said Prof. Dr. René Schmidpeter at BCSDH's business lunch, which focused on climate adaptation and water. The award-giving ceremony of the “For a Sustainable Future” prize was also held at the event to recognize outstanding leaders...
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  • The “For a Sustainable Future” Prizes for 2019 have been awarded

    The “For a Sustainable Future” Prizes for 2019 have been awarded

    The award-giving ceremony of the “For a Sustainable Future” prize took place at BCSDH’s business lunch. Irén Márta, Managing Director of BCSDH and member of the professional jury, explained: “We have established this complex prize with the purpose of recognizing and disseminating to a wide audience the activities of leaders and companies in the field...
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  • Tungsram CSR Report 2018 is Out

    Tungsram CSR Report 2018 is Out

    Please welcome our Tungsram CSR Report 2018 in which we have summarized the endeavours and successes of the first independent year (or rather 9 months) of our company in corporate social responsibility. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is an important factor in maintaining the esteem and reputation of Tungsram. Integration of CSR programmes and practices into...
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  • ClimateSeed launched by BNP Paribas provides a digital platform for companies seeking to offset their carbon emissions

    ClimateSeed launched by BNP Paribas provides a digital platform for companies seeking to offset their carbon emissions

    ClimateSeed launched by BNP Paribas is a social business which has the objective to accelerate the fight against climate change. This digital platform helps organizations to offset their CO2 emissions and so contribute to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Using the tool companies can come into contact with projects offering voluntary carbon credits and...
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  • How the people at Daikin feel about sustainability?

    How the people at Daikin feel about sustainability?

    We asked Balázs Zuggó, managing director of Daikin Hungary Kft. Daikin is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of cooling, heating and ventilation solutions. We are not only equipment manufacturers, but also one of the few who also manufactures the heart of such equipment, the compressor, while maintaining a leading role in the research, development...
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  • Sand martins protected at the airport

    Sand martins protected at the airport

    Earthworks were temporarily discontinued at several worksites at Liszt Ferenc International Airport to allow sand martins to start their annual journey to Africa. The small migratory birds nested in the earth walls of a trench that had been dug out for a district heating pipe and a construction pit of a cable substitution job back...
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