Foundation partners with Trialogue at SCI2016 conference
The Transnet Foundation once again partnered with Trialogue, one of only a few consultancies in South Africa that exclusively focus on corporate responsibility issues on its annual conference held on the 24th and 25th of May 2016 at The Forum, in Bryanston. With more than 18 years of experience in the corporate social investment space, they are undoubtedly at the forefront of new developments in sustainability and CSI.
This year’s event was bigger than the ones held before, while continuing to create unique opportunities for learning, networking, collaborating and innovating on issues impacting the effectiveness and sustainability of CSI and development initiatives in South Africa. The conference, themed Collaboration for Impact, addressed how challenging, yet crucial, effective collaboration can be when striving to make a meaningful and lasting difference in CSI and development in South Africa.
The first day kicked off with Trialogue’s Nick Rockey’s presentation highlighting CSI spending patterns and trends, giving delegates an opportunity to reflect on how their own organisations are faring in relation to the rest of the CSI landscape in South Africa. This was followed by Prof. Brian O’Connell, retired rector and vice-chancellor of the University of the Western Cape doing a keynote address providing insights and perspectives on the state of the country and the role that each sector of society has to play and helping to realise a more equitable and prosperous…
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