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London Stansted (MAG) Airport

London Stansted Airport has a strong and comprehensive model for engaging with local and regional stakeholders in order to understand and address community needs.

Published: June 2016
Categories: Communities
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Since achieving CommunityMark recognition in 2013, Wates Group has launched its long-term framework for sustainability, Reshaping Tomorrow. One of the pillars of this strategy...

Published: June 2016
Categories: Communities

FDM Group is a global professional service provider with a focus on IT. They launched their Ex-Forces Programme in the UK in 2014, helping veterans bridge the gap between the...

Published: May 2016
BT Openreach

BT has also been a long-standing employer of choice for ex-armed forces personnel and has capitalised on the skills that these individuals bring to its business. 

Published: May 2016
Categories: Employment

Carillion have been one of the Business Connector programme’s most significant seconding organisations. Since joining the programme in 2011, they have seconded eight of their...

Published: April 2016
Responsible Business Awards 2016 - Shortlisted

Nationwide is the world’s largest building society, with over 15 million customers, 17,000 employees and 700 branches in the UK. The company believes that by focusing on doing...

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

The life and work prospects of hundreds of London's most vulnerable young people have been improved and Pinsent Masons has gained access to a rich pool of untapped talent.

Published: April 2016
Categories: Employment
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

London Stansted Airport is pioneering new performance technologies, using satellite navigation, which can reduce the noise impacts on residents living around the airport, by...

Published: April 2016
Categories: Communities
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

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

The Bereavement Centre offers free one-to-one counselling, support groups and memorial services to all of those who are grieving in the Portsmouth area. The Centre also...

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

Thousands of young people from inner city London boroughs are supported into employment or university every year by Lloyd's Community Programme, which has been running for over...

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

HSBC have built a reputation for climate action through water and sanitation programmes, research into climate change solutions, investment in innovation, and training for...

Published: April 2016
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

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

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

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

what3words' simple global address system supports people to access aid and finance, organisations to evaluate their programmes, and businesses to deliver services while...

Published: April 2016

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