Archive Emerging Market Multinationals Network for Sustainability

Archive Emerging Market Multinationals Network for Sustainability Events

12/03/2013

Description From 12 to 14 March 2013, the first Global CSR Retreat took place in Geneva, Switzerland. It was attended by 27 participants from around the globe, among them representatives of some of the largest companies in the world. In the...


01/12/2013

Sixteen CSR/ Sustainability Managers from China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Thailand met in Bangkok, Thailand from 1 to 4 December 2013 for the Network’s first Regional CSR Retreat Asia. In their discussions, they addressed the changing global and Asian...


São Paulo, Brazil 08/04/2014

Description The first CSR Retreat in Latin America was held from 8 to 10 April at Club Transatlantico in Sao Paulo, Brazil. About 40 sustainability and C-level professionals of Emerging Market Multinationals (EMMs) from Brazil, Chile and Mexico as well...


26/06/2014

On the 26-27 June 2014 the EMM Network organised the workshop Designing Sustainable Supply Chains in Agribusiness together with Ashoka and Global Compact Mexico in response to the increasing number of large agricultural businesses in Mexico that use their resources,...


Conservas Santa Rosa, Santa Rosa de Lima, Mexiko 26/06/2014

The EMM Network established a strategic alliance with Ashoka and Global Compact Mexico to develop the ‘Designing Sustainable Supply Chains in Agriculture’ workshop. The main objectives of the workshop were to: Identify the general principles to create and manage a...


Berlin, Germany 15/09/2014

Description From 15-16 September 2014, the Emerging Market Multinationals Network for Sustainability (EMM) and the Economic Policy Forum (EPF) held their first joint Global Summit in Berlin, Germany. In line with the topic “Emerging Market Investment Strategies: New Pathways for...


Berlin, Germany 15/09/2014 - 16/09/2014

Photo: GIZ, David Ausserhoffer On 15-16 September 2014 the Economic Policy Forum (EPF) and the Emerging Market Multinationals Network for Sustainability (EMM) held their first joint Global Summit in Berlin, Germany on “Emerging Market Investment Strategies: New Pathways for Green Growth“. More...


24/09/2014

Description On 24 September 2014, the EMM Network’s national representation in Chile hosted an interactive workshop themed ‘Challenge Sustainability: Solutions with the private sector in different parts of the world’ in Santiago de Chile. In a small-group setting, managers had...


24/10/2014

Description On 24 October 2014, the China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals & Chemicals Importers & Exporters (CCCMC) launched the Guidelines for Social Responsibility in Outbound Mining Investments. The guidelines are the outcome of a comprehensive and transparent development...


Beijing, China 03/12/2014

Description On 3 December 2014, the “Seventh International Conference on CSR Reporting” was held at the Shangri-La Hotel in Beijing. With the topic of “Responsible Communication Creates Value”, the Conference focused explicitly on the value of CSR reports in promoting...


11/02/2015

Description The EMM Network has partnered with Grupo Ercus to develop guidelines for Sustainable Industrial Areas (SIA) in Mexico, and thereafter implement these guidelines in a pilot project. On the 11 February 2015 at a signing ceremony at the GIZ Office...


24/03/2015

Description From 24-27 March 2015 the seventh annual Foro Internacional RedEAmérica, co-sponsored by the EMM Network and GIZ, was held in Merida, Mexico with the topic: “Business, Community, Development: Challenges of a Sustainable Perspective”. The forum brought together sustainability managers from...


17/04/2015

Description On 17 April 2015, an International Workshop on “Companies Sustainable Development in the Context of the “One Belt One Road” Initiative” was conducted at the Xiyuan Hotel in Beijing. It was organised by the Chinese International Contractors Association (CHINCA)...


México, Mexiko 29/04/2015

As part of an alliance with the ASPEN Institute, the EMM Network co-organised a thematic breakfast with representatives of some of the most important companies in Mexico. The objective was to develop a space of trust facilitating the interaction between...


29/04/2015

Description In the afternoon of the 29 April 2015, an International Seminar on Sustainable Development on China’s Outbound Mining Investments was conducted in Beijing. It was organised by the China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals & Chemical Importers &...


20/05/2015

The 9th Annual IFC Sustainability Exchange was hosted by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and took place on the 20-21 May 2015 at the IFC Headquarters in Washington D.C., United States. The conference brought together more than 200 global practitioners from the private and...


05/06/2015

The EMM Network together with econsense - Forum for Sustainable Development of German Business and the China WTO Tribune is organising the 2. International Workshop on Responsibility, Sustainability, and Successful Supply Chains. The half a day event will bring together...


Beijing, Pekín, China 05/06/2015

Description The EMM Network together with econsense – Forum for Sustainable Development of German Business and the China WTO Tribune organized the 2nd International Workshop on Responsibility, Sustainability, and Successful Supply Chains. The half-day event brought together German companies and...


Santiago, Chile 01/09/2015

In cooperation with the CBI (Consensus Building Institute) and the SOFOFA (Sociedad de Fomento Fabril/Federation of Chilean Industry) the GIZ carried out an international seminar on how to engage with communities (¨Relacionándose con Comunidades") on September 1, 2015 in Chile....


Tianjín, China 18/09/2015

China Mining Congress & Expo has been held once a year for sixteen years so far since 1999. In 2009, the Chinese Ministry of Land and Resources jointly with Tianjin Municipal Government sponsored China Mining for the first time, and then this...


18/09/2015

As part of the Sustainability Return on Investment (ROI) Project, which is jointed implemented by the EMM Network for Sustainability and its Brazilian technical partner GVces – Centro de Estudos em Sustentabilidade da Fundação Getúlio Vargas EAESP-FGV, this event on...


18/09/2015

Following the 7th annual Foro Internacional RedEAmérica in Merida/Mexico, which was co-sponsored by the EMM Network and the GIZ, the two networks signed a regional partnership agreement in order to jointly contribute to the transformation of Latin American communities through...


México, Mexiko 29/09/2015

    Description The 3rd Changemaker Leaders Summit (Encuentro Líderes Agentes de Cambio, ELAC), a dynamic and interactive meeting of Latin American industry leaders that promote a business culture with the purpose of contributing to both the society and the...


México, Mexiko 13/10/2015

The International Conference “Industrial Areas – Be Competitive through Sustainability. Criteria for Best Practices” will be held in Mexico City on October 13 and 14, 2015. Organized by the Mexican Ministry for Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT) and the Mexican...


São Paulo, Brazil 01/12/2015

Description As part of the Sustainability Return on Investment (ROI) Project, which is jointed implemented by the EMM Network for Sustainability and its Brazilian technical partner GVces – Centro de Estudos em Sustentabilidade da Fundação Getúlio Vargas EAESP-FGV, this event...


Shanghai, China 25/02/2016

Recent trends in sustainable production of Asia’s textile and garment sector and China’s important role in the region were the main topics at the third roundtable on social and labour standards in the textile and garment sector in Asia. Sustainable...


Beijing, China 31/03/2016

On March 31st, 2016, the first workshop on how to incorporate Sustainable Return on Investment (hereafter referred to as SROI) evaluation standards into the assessment of sustainability projects was jointly held in Beijing by the EMM Network and SynTao Sustainability...


Beijing, China 30/05/2016

On May 30th, 2016, the EMM Network and its local partner SynTao Sustainability Solution hold the second workshop on sustainable SROI project evaluation in Beijing, China. Mr. Phillip Kruschel, Executive Director of the EMM Network, welcomed the initiative’s first round...


Beijing, China 31/08/2016

August 31st, 2016- the third workshop on Evaluation of Sustainable Return on Investment Project (hereafter referred to as SROI project) was held in Beijing by EMM for Sustainability, the GIZ GmbH, and SynTao Sustainability Solutions. During this workshop, current SROI...


México, Mexiko 21/09/2016

On September 21st, 2016, the first workshop on Sustainable Return on Investment (SROI) was held in Mexico City. Leaded by Ethos Public Policy Lab and the EMM Network, this first workshop introduced the objective of this global EMM initiative and...


Jiaxing, Zhejiang, China 10/10/2016

On behalf of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) in China organized a Sino-German (Jiaxing) Roundtable on CSR in the Textile Industry due to the state visit of the Parliamentary State...


México, Mexiko 20/10/2016

Second SROI Workshop. Mexico Emerging Market Multinationals (EMM) Network for Sustainability - Ethos Laboratorio de Políticas Públicas   Programa: Retroalimentación de los participantes - ROI Sustentable Revisión del cuestionario - Inputs, Outputs, etc. Sesión de preguntas Ejemplos de variables proxies...


Barcelona, Spain 20/10/2016

Description October 20th SwitchMed Forum in Barcelona, Spain. Presentation and discution of the Guidelines developed to identify business opportunities in the abundance of waste and structure resulting models. Report Sofia Diaz shared how Danone is treating the life cycle of...


Shanghai, China 07/11/2016

The Social and Labor Standards in the Garment and Textiles Sector in Asia (SLSG), China National Textile & Apparel Council (CNTAC), and the Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) organized the 3rd Round Table on Sustainable Production in the Textile and...


Peking, China 22/11/2016

On November 22nd, 2016, the EMM Network together with the China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals & Chemicals Importers & Exporters (CCCMC) and the Department For International Development (DFID) jointly launched the Sustainability in Chinese Outward Mining Investments- Sustainable...


Beijing, China 01/12/2016

On December 1, 2016, China WTO Tribune together with China Business Council for Sustainable Development organized The 9th International Conference on CSR Reporting in Shanghai. The EMM network, China Chamber of Commerce of Metals, Minerals &Chemicals Importers &Exporters (CCCMC) and...


Mexico City, Mexico 01/12/2016

On 1 December 2016, the EMM Network, together with Ethos. Public policy Lab, organized the third workshop on Sustainable ROI in Mexico City, and presented the draft of the SROI Mexico final report. The EMM Network launched the Sustainability Return...


06/12/2016

On September 21st, 2016, the first workshop on Sustainable Return on Investment (SROI) was held in Mexico City. Leaded by Ethos Public Policy Lab and the EMM Network, this first workshop introduced the objective of this global EMM initiative and...


Shanghai, China 22/02/2017

We, the Chinese National Textile and Apparel Council (CNTAC) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH are pleased to invite you for a consultation on the newly reviewed China Social Compliance Standard 9000T (CSC9000T) on Tuesday, 21st February...


19/05/2017

The Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) together with its partner China Chamber of Commerce of Metals Minerals & Chemicals Importers & Exporters (CCCMC) contributed to and organised a number of side-events at the OECD's 11th Forum on Responsible Mineral Supply...


Yangon, Myanmar 23/05/2017

Sharing good practices – leading the way towards sustainability The EMSD regularly partners with the programme “Social and Labor Standards in the Textiles and Garment Sector in Asia (SLSG)” in organizing round tables on sustainable textile production in Asian textile...


Shanghai, China 12/09/2017

The European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, Shanghai Chapter with the support of GIZ, Technical Partner, and Shanghai Daily, Media Partner, have the honour to announce the 2017 Sustainable Business Awards, which will take place on 12th September, 2017 at Four Seasons...


Shanghai, China 13/09/2017

As part of its Sustainable Return on Investment (SROI) initiative the EMM Network and SynTao, a leading Beijing based sustainability and CSR consultancy, warmly invite you to the “SROI Report Workshop” held in September 2017 in Shanghai. The workshop provides...


25/09/2017

The Emerging Market Sustainability Dialogues (EMSD) is launching a Challenge Fund and invites actors from think tanks, multinational corporations, and the financial sector to jointly submit proposals. The Fund is open to a wide variety of projects, with different topics,...


Bangkok Thailand 27/09/2017

Sponsored by GIZ EMSD, a breakout session on gender rights in supply chains will be held from 09:00  to 10:30 on 27 September during the CSR Asia Summit 2017 (26 - 27 September, Bangkok). The topic of the discussion will...


26/10/2017

Sustainable Return on Investment (SROI) featured in two Shanghai events this September, the GIZ-Syntao Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Salon on the 13th and the inaugural Sustainable Business Awards of the European Chamber of Commerce in China (EUCCC) on the 12th....


Verde Valle, 44550 Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexiko 08/03/2018

On March 8th, the guidelines on how to build sustainable value chains by promoting the inclusion and strengthening of small suppliers in competitive and sustainable commercial chains were launched and presented to relevant actors within the framework of the trade fair...


Av. 9 de Julho, 2029 – Bela Vista, São Paulo, Brasilien 13/03/2018

On March 13, at the facilities of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) in São Paulo, the “Sustainability Return on Investment Handbook: How to Analyse the Financial Return of Sustainability Projects” was officially launched. This document is the outcome of the...


Av. Paulista, 548 – Bela Vista, São Paulo, Brasilien 19/03/2018

As part of the Sustainable Return on Investment (ROI) initiative, this event will serve as an interactive workshop where companies will be introduced to the “Sustainability Return on Investment Handbook: How to Analyse the Financial Return of Sustainability Projects”, which...


Hotel Catalonia Santo Domingo, Avenida George Washington, Santo Domingo, Dominikanische Republik 22/03/2018

On March 22nd, 2018, the Latin-American sustainability network RedEAmérica will organize its 10th annual international forum (Foro Internacional de RedEAmérica – FIR 2018) in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. As part of its programme, the EMM network together with its strategic...


19/12/2018

On December 4th in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the international summit Empresa + ComUnidad took place. The event had the objective to present, evaluate and redefine the strategic and thematic lines of the Empresa + ComUnidad Initiative. The event gathered together...