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Be part of the longest-running study of CSR practices Down Under

ACCSR’s Annual Review of the State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand provides valuable insights to help CSR teams make evidence-based decisions to advance positive change within their organisations and communities. It’s based on research and involves over a thousand individuals and hundreds of companies.

Invitation to participate

2017 will mark the ninth edition of the Annual Review. We are again inviting all organisations, including business, government, and civil society, with a presence in Australia and New Zealand to participate. The theme of the 2017 report will be “Re-imagining Sustainable Value” and we will be expanding on our research from 2016 in to the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals in Australia and New Zealand.

Why participate?

  • Put your organisation in the running for recognition in a CSR Top 10 Award
  • Contribute to the most credible and long-running ongoing study of CSR in Australia and New Zealand
  • Network with other CSR practitioners, key industry and Government groups at our launch events in 2017
  • Gain national recognition for you CSR and Sustainability efforts

Three ways to participate

1. Participate as an individual in the standard State of CSR survey

  • Make your experience count and help the profession improve
  • Be the first to receive your copy of the 2017 Annual Review of the State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand
  • Be invited to launch events with great speakers and networking
  • Invitations are sent to our mailing list. To be added to our list, click the link below

Free to participate – Sign up before 20 January 2017 to be invited

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2. Participate as an organisation in the standard State of CSR survey and enter the CSR Top 10 Award Competition

  • Submit at least 20 completed surveys from your organisation or all employees (if less than 20 employees on staff), whichever is the greater
  • Put your organisation in the running for recognition in a CSR Top 10 Award
  • Be the first to receive your copy of the 2017 Annual Review of the State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand
  • Be invited to launch events with great speakers and networking
  • Receive a complimentary and confidential ‘CSR Insights Report’ valued at $950 related to your organisation’s specific CSR performance including :
    • your organisation’s CSR management capabilities across areas such as stakeholder engagement, integrating stakeholder values, social accountability and more
    • where your organisation sits in comparison with other industry sectors

$350 (plus GST) entry fee – Register by 13 January 2017 to take this option!

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SoCSR 2017 Organisational Signup

  • Once registered you will be contacted by ACCSR to process your entry fee.

3. Participate as an organisation in the advanced State of CSR survey

For the first time in the State of CSR history, organisations will be offered the option to complete a more detailed survey. This report is ideal for organisations, at any stage of their CSR journey, who feel they would benefit from deeper and more nuanced insights in to their performance and position in the business sector.

  • Submit at least 60 completed surveys
  • Compare the CSR capabilities and performance of two different groups of employees within your organisation
  • Receive a detailed ‘Deeper Insights Report’ valued at $3,200 to support the evolution of your CSR strategy in to the future
  • Be invited to launch events with great speakers and networking
  • Automatic free entry in to the CSR Top 10 Award Competition (valued at $350)

$950 (plus GST) investment – Register by 13 January 2017 to take this option!

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2016 The State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand Annual Review Pathway to the Sustainable Development Goals

 Australian business prepares to take action on the Sustainable Development Goals

 ACCSR State of CSR Report cover largeACCSR’s eighth publication of Annual Review of the State of CSR in Australia and New Zealand is titled ‘Pathway to the Sustainable Development Goals’.

The State of CSR series is the largest ongoing research study of corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, trends and capabilities in Australia and New Zealand.

The 2016 Annual Review found that Australian business is very aware of the newly adopted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It examines how companies are aligning their business strategies with the Sustainable Development Goals and revealed that the most important Goals for Australia and New Zealand business are Gender Equality; Good Health and Wellbeing; and Decent Work and Economic Growth.

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