We joined AmCham as a community of shared values to expand our access to global competencies and to foster the quality of the health ecosystem.
Agrita Kiopa, Vice Rector for Science, Riga Stradins University
This opportunity is presented by the Corporate social responsibility platform of Latvia (CSR Latvia). The program was created by Agnese Alksne, co-founder of CSR Latvia and fellow of the US government's community leaders program "Community Solutions". Find out more at: www.ksalatvija.lv. Review of the previous program is available below:
"Responsible Business Ambassadors" is an eight-week program designed to cover all topics pertaining to CSR. It is a space where participants are welcome to share their experiences and learn from experts and each other on how to create or improve business models. The aim is to encourage each other to work together towards the triple bottom line: people, planet, profit.
Large/medium company owners, high level and middle managers, and everyday people who solve business related challenges are welcome to join.
Main topics of the course:
- Personal & company values
- Global risks and local challenges - company impact assessment
- Business and human rights, human diversity
- Business and environment - does synergy exist?
- Business and ethics - anti-corruption and compliances, change of culture
- Business and society - how to support society (NGOs, funds) and business in the long term
- Stakeholder communication - analyses and communication
- Business and government - a design thinking masterclass.
At the end of the program each of the representatives will decide what will be their next steps towards fostering sustainability and responsibility in their own company. The program will match organizations with mentors who will be able to elaborate initiatives and support solution implementation in your business.
Date: The program runs from February 27 - April 24
Final Presentations & ceremony: April 24
Time: Thursday from 17:00 - 20:00
Location: Foundation DOTS, Alberta 13, Riga, LV-1010
Admission: 650 RUR/per person (3 or more applicants from one company receive 10% discount)
This opportunity to invest in professional growth and company growth is not to be missed!
Apply to the program here!
Application deadline: February 14
"A company that keeps corporate responsibility in mind creates direct and widespread change to reach the universal goal of a better people, a better world, and better profits!"
Membership is an attestation that we belong to the modern Latvian business community.
Dace Silava-Tomsone, Managing Partner, COBALT