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10 May 2018 - 2:00pm
Libby Sandbrook, Head of Circular Economy at Business in the Community, comments on today's announcement about the new Environmental Principles and Governance Bill Read more
4 May 2018 - 10:09am
Launched today, we are proud to be supporters of the Skills Builder framework - a cross-sector movement to build the essential skills, such as creativity and teamwork, which children and young people need for success. Read more
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26 April 2018 - 11:06pm
The 2018 Green Hotelier Awards have named the world’s most eco-friendly and sustainable hotels as part of Responsible Business Week. Read more
25 April 2018 - 9:00am
Speaking on the first day of Responsible Business Week, the First Minister Carwyn Jones called on responsible companies of all sizes and sectors to help deliver inclusive economic growth for all communities in Wales. Read more
19 April 2018 - 9:54pm
Joint working between public, private and third sectors is key to enhancing inclusive and sustainable growth, Business in the Community (BITC) Scotland Director Alan Thornburrow has said following a discussion with senior business leaders, policy experts and the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. Read more
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13 April 2018 - 3:22pm
Bristol City Council has become the first local authority in the UK to become a Ban the Box employer, removing barriers to employment for people with criminal convictions. Read more
1 March 2018 - 10:32am
Ban the Box calls on UK employers to give ex-offenders a fair chance to compete for jobs by removing the tick box from application forms and asking abo Read more
21 February 2018 - 9:00am
Best Employers for Race 2018 Survey opened for entries Read more
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1 February 2018 - 11:59am
On 31 January 2018, Business in the Community joined HRH The Prince of Wales and his International Sustainability Unit to discuss the challenge of plastic in the ocean. Read more
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31 January 2018 - 2:42pm
More than 8,000 school children from across Scotland have taken part in LifeSkills workshops with the support of the team from Business in the Community Scotland and Barclays volunteers – with another 1,000 already booked. Read more
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24 January 2018 - 7:43am
With financial concerns affecting the performance of workers across the UK, Business in the Community, with input from forward-thinking companies such as Starbucks, Royal Mail and integrated facilities management company Read more
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18 January 2018 - 11:07am
Business in the Community has once again received funding from People’s Postcode Lottery, helping us to transform lives and communities through employment. Read more
Environment 25 Year Plan
15 January 2018 - 1:58pm
Business in the Community welcomes the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan, launched by the Prime Minister las Read more
Jeremy Darroch
5 January 2018 - 3:54pm
Business in the Community is delighted that Jeremy Darroch, Sky Group CEO, has been appointed as WWF UK Ambassador. This follows his recent appointment as our Chair at the beginning of this year. Read more
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27 November 2017 - 11:30pm
Employers must do more to train and upskill older workers and prepare them for the digital economy, according to a new survey and report from Business in the Community. Read more
19 June 2017 - 2:34pm
The Hub alerts businesses and humanitarian organisations to crises as they develop and helps to facilitate long-lasting relationships by strengthening both business to humanitarian, and business to business collaboration. Read more

Gender and Race Benchmark Analysis

2 December 2014 - 8:24am

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