News

12 July 2019 - 4:55pm
Richard Walker, Managing Director of Deeside-based Iceland Foods, has been named Business in the Community (BITC) Cymru’s new Prince’s Responsible Business Ambassador for Wales. Read more
28 June 2019 - 9:00am
Wales’ most responsible businesses were recognised last night at Business in the Community (BITC) Cymru’s Wales Responsible Business Awards 2019 dinner. Read more
12 June 2019 - 1:00am
Wales is a world leader in recycling, but there’s more we can do to realise the opportunities of a circular economy - and BITC Cymru is today convening over 100 Welsh businesses at its Waste to Wealth summit to plan the way ahead.  Read more
7 June 2019 - 11:19am
The National Lottery Community Fund is investing more than £2 million of National Lottery funding on a project to support older people to remain in or return to work in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Read more
14 May 2019 - 2:06pm
In response to the launch of the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) Deaton Review today, Catherine Sermon, director of campaigns at Business in the Community, said: Read more
1 May 2019 - 12:00pm
Twenty-three Welsh companies are being hailed for taking action to build inclusive workplaces, stronger communities and address environmental challenges in Wales.     Read more
17 April 2019 - 10:08am
In response to today’s publication of an open letter from Mark Carney and Villeroy De Galhau accompanying the launch of a report from the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS), Gudrun Cartwright, environment director at Business in the Community, said: Read more
4 April 2019 - 12:01am
Gender pay gap reporting alone is not enough and should include a clear narrative and action plan with time-bound targets. Action plans need to be communicated transparently internally and externally. Read more
11 March 2019 - 3:42pm
Matt Appleby, BITC Cymru director, says that humanity has just 12 years to limit climate change catastrophe – and we have to work together to do so   Read more
25 February 2019 - 4:11pm
Business in the Community, The Prince’s Responsible Business Network, has announced that it has appointed Drake Dubin, Commissioner at the US/UK Fulbright Commission, as its new Chief Operating Officer. Read more
17 January 2019 - 2:11pm
The BITC Cymru team love going out and getting communities really speaking to each other – businesses and community groups who can work together to make the societies in which we live stronger, happier and more sustainable. We held four ‘conversations’ last year and they worked – so we’re doing two more now this year. Find out what our Community Conversations are all about. Read more
5 December 2018 - 9:00am
A new and simple guide to help more businesses in Wales employ Ex-Armed Forces personnel will be launched today Read more
22 November 2018 - 12:13am
Business in the Community – The Prince’s Responsible Business Network will challenge business to reduce waste or turn waste into wealth to prevent catastrophic climate change at the Waste to Wealth Summit, held today. Read more
8 October 2018 - 11:26am
In response to today's publication of the IPPC's report on limiting global warming to 1.50C,  Gundrun Cartwright, environment director at Business in the Community, said:    Read more
8 October 2018 - 8:00am
30% of Welsh workers are struggling to make ends meet, and fewer than half are satisfied with their current financial situation Read more
13 July 2018 - 9:37am
The United Nation’s World Youth Skills Day takes place this Sunday (15 June 2018). The day aims to raise awareness of the importance of helping young people to develop the skills they need for the workforce, reducing barriers to work and training, tackling youth unemployment and enabling all young people to access stable, productive and fulfilling work Read more
29 June 2018 - 12:01am
Eight companies from across Wales have been announced as the overall category winners in the Wales Responsible Busines Awards 2018, sponsored by Swansea University School of Management. Read more
12 June 2018 - 8:25am
The world's leading hotel groups have united to address a critical human rights issue by supporting the International Tourism Partnership's Principles on Forced Labour. Read more
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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