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Aug

18

August 18, 2011

Sustainable Communities: 6 Tips for Selecting a Local Partner

6 Tips for Selecting a Local Partner

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Mar

29

March 29, 2011

Sustainable Communities: Operating Locally: BSR’s Three-Step Approach to Delivering Lasting Value

Operating Locally: BSR’s Three-Step Approach to Delivering Lasting Value

Leading energy and extractives companies—and companies that deal with “local” issues in their operations or supply chains—have the opportunity to deliver lasting value to local communities while enhancing their own economic returns. BSR’s three-step approach to delivering lasting value creates a clear and systematic connection between local benefits and corporate value to ensure that program outcomes are sustainable.

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Dec

7

Aug

2

August 2, 2010

Sustainable Communities: Building Soft Power in China Through Civil Society and Community Engagement

Building Soft Power in China Through Civil Society and Community Engagement

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Apr

20

April 20, 2010

Sustainable Communities: Why Good Labor Practices Are Good for Business: Lessons From BSR’s DR-CAFTA

Why Good Labor Practices Are Good for Business: Lessons From BSR’s DR-CAFTA

In part one of our two-part series, learn how responsible labor practices improve access to markets, increase productivity, reduce costs, and more. Next week, we provide tools for and insights about program implementation.

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Jan

27

January 27, 2010

Sustainable Communities: A Commitment to Communities: Case Study of Nestlé Waters North America’s Water-Siting Plan

A Commitment to Communities: Case Study of Nestlé Waters North America’s Water-Siting Plan

As the United States' largest producer of bottled spring water, Nestle Waters North America is entering a new era of community engagement—with a new set of challenges related to community dynamics, governance, and sometimes conflicting definitions of responsibility. This is the first case study about BSR’s work with the company.

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Jan

13

January 13, 2010

Sustainable Communities: Support for Haiti

Support for Haiti

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Dec

18

December 18, 2009

Sustainable Communities: New Policy to Address Corporate Philanthropy in China

New Policy to Address Corporate Philanthropy in China

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Nov

25