CSR Stakeholder Forum meets in Cootehill, Co Cavan
The Corporate Social Responsibility Stakeholder Forum met in Cootehill, Co Cavan on 17th September and organised a CSR networking event for local businesses to drive awareness of CSR for SMEs. The CSR Networking event, hosted by Abbott Nutrition Ireland (members of the CSR Stakeholder Forum), had a special focus on environmental sustainability. Addressing local SMEs about CSR the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, TD said:
“Not only is CSR the right thing to do, it also makes good business sense. I want all local businesses, especially SMES, to realise that engaging with CSR results in a win/win situation for everyone involved because, by supporting your community and environment, you also make your business more competitive."
Pictured below are Panel speakers with Minister Humphreys L-R Enda Doran, Lacpatrick; James Hogan, Green Business; Dr Sarah Miller, The Rediscovery Centre; Minister Heather Humphreys; Ann Rudden, Áine Hand Made Chocolate; Deborah Dignam, DBEI (moderator)