After numerous requests, Ethical Corporation shines a spotlight on Asia and has launched The Responsible Business Summit Asia taking place on May 6th and 7th 2015 in Singapore.
Asia is having an increasing effect on global CSR efforts; from supply chain to finance and new innovation models to community development. On top of this new CSR laws and initiatives in India and Hong Kong means companies are creating new and innovative sustainable business practices.
The Summit brings together corporate practitioners from Fortune 500 brands with operations in Asia Pacific as well as Asian based corporations all working in corporate sustainability, environment, supply chain and communications.
A diverse range of industries will be covered at the Summit including; retail, FMCG, finance, extractives, utilities, B2B manufacturers, and telecommunications.
Head of Ethical Corporation Asia and project director Elina Yumasheva says: “We aim to create an interactive platform for our Asia Pacific corporate community, which helps to learn about sustainability best practice in the context of the region. We appreciate socio economic background of Asia and serve supply chain, sustainability, environment needs relevant for the region. First and foremost, it is a practical forum that helps businesses to do the right thing.”