CSR Europe’s Toolbox of CSR resources

December 12, 2008

Lots of advice, ideas and resources relating to CSR can now be found on CSR Europe’s ‘toolbox’ website: http://www.csreurope.org/pages/en/toolbox.html


More CSR conferences / calls for papers

December 12, 2008

From the British Academy of Management December newsletter (http://www.bam.ac.uk/main/documents/December2008.pdf)



Conference: Sustainable Industrial Development in China – CALL FOR PAPERS

Abstract submission by 15 December 2008 and full paper by 1 March 2009

Dates of conference:16-17 April 2009

Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Organised jointly by Fudan University, China; Lancaster China Management Centre and Brunel

University Business School

Contact: Professor Alasdair MacBean, Conference Co-Director, a.macbean@lancaster.ac.uk


Website: http://www.lums.lancs.ac.uk/events/13807/


5th Annual Family Enterprise Research Conference, Canada, April 2009.

“Rethinking Business Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Sustainability

and Stakeholder Management: Does Family Make a Difference?”


Submission deadline: January 31st, 2009.

Further information is available at http://www.bam.ac.uk/main/documents/FFERC2009CALL.pdf


And the conference website: HERE



For general information please contact Reg Litz, rlitz@cc.umanitoba.ca

Call for papers – KSI International Conference 2009

December 12, 2008

First European Conference on Sustainability Transitions: Dynamics & Governance of Transitions to Sustainability


4th and 5th June 2009

Felix Meritis, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Deadline for paper abstracts: January 31, 2009


More information: www.ksinetwork.nl/conference2009

EMAN 2009: Environmental Accounting and Sustainable Development Indicators, Prague

December 11, 2008

This is a second call for registration and papers to the international conference EMAN 2009: Environmental Accounting and Sustainable Development Indicators which will be held on April 23-24, 2009 (Thursday-Friday) in Prague, the Czech Republic.



The conference will be focused at Environmental Accounting and Sustainable Development Indicators both at micro and macro levels.


Micro Perspective

– Corporate sustainability accounting,
– Corporate sustainability accounting tools,
– Corporate sustainability reporting,
– Corporate sustainability reporting tools,
– Environmental accounting best practices,
– Environmental benefit accounting,
– Latest developments and trends in environmental management accounting.


Macro Perspective

– Accounting of ecosystem stocks and services,
– Accounting of environmental activities and transactions,
– Carbon accounting,
– Damages, externalities and welfare: valuation, accounting and indicators,
– Ecological footprint accounting,
– Land use and land cover accounting,
– Material and energy flow accounting,
– Measurement of de-coupling and EKC testing,
– Water Framework Directive consequences,
– Environmental modelling.


The conference is among official events of Ministry of the Environment during the Czech Republic‘s presidency of the European Union. It is the 12th conference in the series of annual events promoted by the EMAN-EU network. It is also the 5th Conference organized by Jan Evangelista Purkyne University in Usti nad Labem on the theme of environmental accounting and sustainable development.

We are aiming to bring together around 250 experts, academics, statisticians and officials. Come and get a perfect opportunity to spend a wonderful weekend in Prague, the beautiful capital of the Czech Republic!


Dates and Deadlines

31. 12. 2008 Deadline for abstracts submission
20. 01. 2009 Notification of paper acceptance
23. 03. 2009 Deadline for submission of full papers
15. 04. 2009 Deadline for registration


Please register at: http://www.ea-sdi.ujep.cz/en/conference-2009/registration.html


If you want to send us a paper please refer to: http://www.ea-sdi.ujep.cz/en/conference-2009/call-for-abstracts.html

Payments will be possible after 15.1.2009. Payment details will be published on http://ea-sdi.ujep.cz/en/conference-2009/fees.html.


For more information please visit: www.ea-sdi.ujep.cz


We are looking forward to see you in Prague! On behalf of the organization committee: Egor Sidorov


Please direct your questions and suggestions to conference@ea-sdi.ujep.cz

CSR in supply chain portal

December 9, 2008

News from Mallen Baker’s website (which is excellent by the way and you can sign up to a useful email newsletter here)… CSR Europe has launched its website toolbox on different aspects of corporate social responsibility in supply chain management… click HERE to have a look.

British Academy of Management 2009 – CSR Track

December 3, 2008


15-17 September 2009

The Brighton Centre, Brighton


You can now make a submission to the BAM Conference at http://bam.ac.uk/conference2009/ (there is a track specifically on CSR)


Please note for 2009 there are four submission categories: Full paper, Developmental paper, Symposia and Workshop. Information on the submission process for each category can be found at http://bam.ac.uk/conference2009/guidelines.php


The closing date for all submissions is Friday 27 February 2009.

Journal of International Management special issue on CSR

December 2, 2008

A special issue of the Journal of International Management on ‘The Role of Corporate Social and Environmental Responsibility in International Business’ can be found here: