Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum (VCSF) and Ranking of Top 100 Sustainable Business in 2016
On November 8th, Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD) of Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) will collaborate with the British Council and Unilever organizing Vietnam Corporate Sustainability Forum 2016.
The forum will take place with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam, chairman of the National Council for Sustainable Development and Enhance Competitiveness, many ministerial leaders, representative of UN in Vietnam, international organizations, research institutes leaders, businesses and business associations.
This is the third time VCSF is held to raise awareness about the importance and benefits of sustainable development to enterprises, the community and society; promote business towards sustainable development; strengthen exchanges and cooperation on sustainable development among stakeholders in Vietnam, including the business community, state agencies and civil society organizations; simultaneously, support Vietnam enterprises through learning best practices of sustainable development all over the world and economic integration; promote replication application of sustainability indicators in the business community in Vietnam.
At the forum, officials and businesses will have more sessions and round table discussion on hot issues such as Social enterprise towards sustainable development; Transparency and integrity in business; Sustainable agriculture; Sustainability reporting and indicators of sustainable enterprises.
In the evening, “A ceremony to announce the ranking of Top 100 Sustainable Businesses 2016” will also be held and live broadcasted in VTV2.
(*) Investar Research & Advisory is an Associate Member of Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD), and we have been actively getting involved in promoting the awareness and application of sustainability reporting in Vietnam.