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Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

By delivering leadership training to their supply chain workforce Marks and Spencers are supporting local communities and building a more resilient business.

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

By investing in new technologies, reusing waste products, and valuing biodiversity, food producer ABP UK has reduced its energy and water usage and gained a competitive edge....

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

As well as helping to 'keep the lights on' during the Ebola crisis, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP's pro bono work in Sierra Leone helped to establish the firm as a leader in the...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Software company Oracle 'Mind Over Matters' campaign connects their workforce with wellbeing resources and mental health support, enabling the company to save just under £1m...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Blue Badge company, where half the staff have first-hand experience of disability, is reaping the rewards for its recruitment policy. The company is boosting both lives and the...

Published: April 2016
Categories: Employment
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Boyner Holding A.Ş is building the skills and confidence of young women raised in care, challenging discrimination, and growing employee engagement and expertise through...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Affinity Water protects rivers in their area and preserves future water supply by working with schools and communities to reduce consumption, carrying out river works, and...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Hogan Lovells International LLP partners with NGOs to tackle global development issues through its Sustainable Development Programme, which helps boost its brand recognition...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

People with disabilities are developing the skills they need to find work thanks to Steps into Work, an internship programme run by EDF Energy.

Published: April 2016
Categories: Employment
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Schlüter-Systems Ltd is reducing stress and increasing engagement in its workforce by introducing flexible working, health checks, management mental health training,...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Young people with learning disabilities are finding work opportunities thanks to the EmployAbility – Let’s Work Together internship programme run by National Grid.

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

The Bank of England is improving staff wellbeing through a strategic approach, and a three-pronged ‘Think well, live well, be well” initiative.

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

ACT Training is one of the largest work based learning providers in Wales. It delivers apprenticeships and traineeships to over 6,500 learners...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Welsh Water delivers safe reliable drinking water and sanitation to 3.2 million people across Wales, Herefordshire and Deeside. Its not-for-profit operating model allows it to...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Capital Network Solutions is a values-led cybersecurity and network business operating in South Wales. It promotes...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

n-ergy delivers vocational training and employability sessions each year to around 3,000 inmates within 30 prisons to give them a better chance of finding work after they’re...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

By 2020, Kingspan Group aims to effectively take no energy from the national grid by becoming energy neutral. As well as using renewable energy to save money, the firm will be...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has fully embraced the Government’s Greening Government Commitments, and so is striving to reduce its environmental impact with a number...

Published: April 2016
Categories: Global Goals
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Civil engineering company Carillion is using a road development project as a catalyst to deliver social benefits for South Wales. Working with...

Published: April 2016
Categories: Education
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

The ACT Pre-Apprenticeship Programme supports high-achieving school leavers who are ready and able to enter the world of work, earn a good wage and...

Published: April 2016

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