We are very pleased to announce the Environmental Social Sustainability (ESS) maturity framework co-developed with our partner LVP Consulting, and presented by Lorena Paglia at the International CSR and Sustainable Development Conference in Jakarta, won the Top Practitioner Award.
CSR2014 conference presented the current CSR models and practices, as well as the next generation of issues that business leaders and society will face. The conference provides a common platform to the corporate, government agencies, NGOs, civil society, academics and the other groups to share their expectations, aspirations and responsibilities. It also brings together representatives from various parts of the globe to share their experiences, challenges and opportunities. – See more at: http://www.serd.org.in
The Best Paper in the Practitioner Track is voted on by a jury of experts in the field, and awarded during the valedictory session. Lorena from LVP Consulting presented the bespoke ESS framework, and the approach and benefits from adopting the Governance Manager platforms strategic methodology which automates self-assessment, forward planning, and performance oversight in order to create long term approach to implementing sustainable practices.
The ESS presentation was awarded by the conference panel and the strategy approach is recognised as the 1st best practitioner method out of the representing speakers at the conference. The conference hosted academics and practitioners from over 20 countries, all of whom are professionals in the field of CSR and Sustainable Development
Environmental and Social Sustainability
The Environmental and Social Sustainability (ESS) framework comprises of a bespoke governance framework and capability maturity model for bench-marking performance, and expert guidance for self planning future improvement and focusing effort. The framework leans on structures and key aspects of our other best practice frameworks such as Corporate Governance, Work Health and Safety, Professional Integrity and Enterprise Risk Management, and blends in recognised standards such as UNGC, GRI and ISO 26001 to provide a complete solution for organisations looking to effectively strategise and implement sustainable practices.
There is an urgent need for all people, from all parts of the world, to have a positive impact on those around them, through the way they do business and live their lives. A strategic governance approach is the right way to start!!!