A growing number of companies are convinced of the importance and benefits of corporate social responsibility (CSR). This means they take account of how their business operations may impact on people, the environment and society. And they take measures such as energy saving, waste separation or hiring people with a disability. The government promotes CSR. It has a sustainable procurement policy and aims to lead by example.
Ploumen to G20 and Jordan for decent work for all
18-05-2017 | 07:40
Foreign trade and development cooperation minister Lilianne Ploumen will be visiting Germany and Jordan over the next few days....
Ploumen: voluntary agreement on sustainable banking within two years
02-12-2014 | 16:12
Foreign trade and development cooperation minister Lilianne Ploumen wants to see a voluntary agreement on corporate social...
Ploumen: Pakistani textile industry not yet fair for all
27-05-2014 | 09:33
Lilianne Ploumen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, has been in Pakistan calling for better working...