CERC Isalnita is a platform for dialogue created in a business - community - authority partnership in south west Romania to address the challenges caused by the closure of an industrial facility after approximately 50 years of operation.
Future 500 offers a simple 3 minute overview of some of the essence of stakeholder engagement. In this video, they break down common stereotypes of companies and activists when they asks: What is stakeholder engagement?
By astoneco management
Within the context of corporate responsibility lessons, this video looks at the need to incorporate stakeholder engagement into project design. It highlights the difference between what is obviously way below what is considered the modern standard in sustainability (a non-permitted and high-risk 24-hours excavation undertaken by an Austrian company in Romania as an ad-hoc "solution" to supply material for a motorway project financed by national and EU funds), and a project brought about by vision and partnership that others might argue goes beyond the needs of sustainability. This video tries to give some insight into how two European development projects can have so different results -- one with obviously unnecessary destruction and the other using excavations to regenerate a local economy.
Business environments have evolved rapidly over the last 20 years, and the goal posts are still moving. Companies invest considerable sums in ensuring the economic and technical feasibility of their products, projects and services, while often neglecting the environmental compatibility and public acceptability of their work. In this video, John Aston is tasked a number of questions of about the background to Smart Business and Smart Projects. These include how they create business value in an ever-changing world, in which businesses have to face up to increasing society expectations.