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Spil, Gwen (author)
The goal of this thesis is to understand the awareness for and the challenges of the EU conflict minerals regulation. In this thesis the following main question will be answered: How can companies and governance implement the European conflict minerals regulation 2017/821?
master thesis 2021
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van Straten, B.J. (author), Dankelman, J. (author), van der Eijk, A. (author), Horeman, T. (author)
The Circular Economy faces a growing interest. The aim of this study is to determine the feasibility of a circular approach towards reusing discarded hospital instruments and stainless steel waste. Secondary, this study aims to identify if any cost savings can be realized by following a circular instrument repair and recycling approach....
journal article 2021
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Tsalidis, G.A. (author), de Santo, Elena (author), Gallart, Jose Jorge Espí (author), Corberá, Joan Berzosa (author), Blanco, Frederic Clarens (author), Pesch, U. (author), Korevaar, G. (author)
MSocial Life Cycle Assessment (S-LCA) uses a life cycle perspective to assess social impacts of products, and the S-LCA guidelines describe developing the system boundaries based on a factory-level perspective. However, such a perspective may exclude stakeholders with a negative social performance which are cooperating with a factory but are...
journal article 2021
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Bergen, Lilly-Kyara (author)
Nowadays, it is not enough for companies to only focus on their business operations and financial performance. ‘Doing good’ needs to be part of the business strategy as they must do their part in addressing the grand societal challenges. Cause related marketing (CRM) is one such strategy set to address this. CRM is a powerful tool used to...
master thesis 2020
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van Honschoten, Ricky (author)
Capitalism is under siege. As the famous economist and business strategist Michael Porter note. Business practice is overflown with an increasing number of societal and environmental concerns, trumping economic activity and trapping businesses in a vicious cycle in which taking responsibility is repaid with taking even more responsibility. On...
master thesis 2020
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Soetoredjo, Yasmin (author)
The urgent state of the world, the new wave of critical consumers and a renewed sense of social awareness amongst people is requiring traditional businesses to act on their social responsibility towards society (Echo, 2011). The uprise of social enterprises proves that businesses can do both (Bersin, 2018). Addressing larger societal issues...
master thesis 2019
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De Santo, Elena (author)
Over the past few decades, sustainable development has become one of society's most important challenges. In an effort to become sustainable, many companies experience an increasing need to measure, manage and improve the negative economic, environmental and social impacts caused by their organizational behavior along corporate supply chains and...
master thesis 2019
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Huijbregts, R.A. (author)
master thesis 2017
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van de Poel, I.R. (author), Asveld, L. (author), Flipse, S.M. (author), Klaassen, Pim (author), Scholten, V.E. (author), Yaghmaei, E. (author)
Responsible research and innovation (RRI) has become an important topic in the academic community and in policy circles, but it has not yet been systematically included in the innovation process of companies. We discuss how companies can integrate RRI into their corporate social responsibility (CSR) policies and business strategy. To this end...
journal article 2017
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Taebi, B. (author), Safari, Azar (author)
While states have agreed to substantial reduction of emissions in the Paris Agreement, the success of the Agreement strongly depends on the cooperation of large Multinational Corporations. Short of legal obligations, we discuss the effectiveness and moral legitimacy of voluntary approaches based on naming and shaming. We argue that...
journal article 2017
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Jagtman, A.G. (author)
Perceptions of individuals do not necessarily match reality. Neither does the perceived and actual corporate sustainability performance. It could be quite the opposite. The actual performance could improve while the perceived performance declines or vice versa. A mismatch between perceptions and reality can entail risks or business opportunities...
master thesis 2013
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Fens, A.C.F. (author)
The development of a CSR capability maturity model to assess an organization's CSR performance, based on the actions and expectations that are given by the ISO26000 guideline. The research includes a study to view CSR as an organizational innovation, which has been established theoretically and validated through interviews. The development of...
master thesis 2013
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Flipse, S.M. (author)
The aim of the study presented in this thesis is to explore to what extent corporate researchers in the field of industrial Life Science & Technology (LST) can consider social and ethical aspects of LST innovation to improve their Research and Development (R&D) practices. Innovators, particularly those working in controversial scientific and...
doctoral thesis 2013
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Kamperman, M.M.H. (author)
The Master’s programme Industrial Ecology is jointly organised by Leiden University and Delft University of Technology. Over the last few years the general awareness concerning sustainability increased significantly. Also companies are making big efforts to make their processes and products more sustainable. One of the key concepts in this...
master thesis 2012
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Diaz del Valle Hernandez, M.A. (author)
The following is a graduation project, it is a meticulous study that uses “Actor-centered institutionalism” as a theoretical framework as well as “game theory” and several “policy analysis techniques” to analyze and study Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). It presupposes a hypothetical problem owner, “The United Nations Compact Initiative” ...
master thesis 2011
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Storm, R.S. (author)
KLM has actively taken to the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). This has carried it to the top of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index 6 years ago and has remained there ever since. At the same time, gains in terms of public recognition or customer value are small. What is a company to do? This is the question at the basis of this...
master thesis 2011
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Mont, O. (author), Kogg, B. (author), Leire, C. (author)
Businesses play a vital role in building a more sustainable society by practicing and promoting more socially and environmentally responsible practices along supply chains. The social and environmental conduct of Western companies in their respective countries is usually rather strong due to the existing strong legislation on human rights,...
conference paper 2010
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Persyn, E.A.A. (author)
The Ubuntu Company (TUC) is a sustainable for-profit driven company that creates (fashionable), qualitative and responsible fashion products. TUC’s ambition is to create South African-inspired products that express social & environmental awareness. With their products TUC would like to trigger their consumer to become more interested in...
master thesis 2010
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