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Coffee society

As though it has been all planned out: Drink coffee. Get the kids prepped for school. Run to work. Get coffee. Work work work. Get coffee. 306 more words

Favel issues

FAVELissues is a collaborative blog analyzing urban informality on a global scale. With such an interdisciplinary team composed of sociologists, architects, planners, economists, political scientists, academics and practitioners, and such an international body (US, Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, India, South Africa and Egypt amongst others) FAVELissues is sure to bring multiple perspectives – bridging both theory and practice- to discussions of city growth, development, and sustainability.

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Social impact and going beyond the potholes of ‘democracy’…

It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except for all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. 1,237 more words

Social Impact

What is CSR?

Corporate Social Responsibility is a management concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and interactions with their stakeholders.

CSR is generally understood as being the way through which a company achieves a balance of economic, environmental and social imperatives (“Triple-Bottom-Line- Approach”), while at the same time addressing the expectations of shareholders and stakeholders. 280 more words

Business Strategy

How To Find Companies Who Practice Corporate Social Responsibility

For the last few years, the business world has been awash in the focus of corporate social responsibility (CSR). CSR is best looked at types of business practices involving modes of operation that benefit society, or the greater good. 373 more words

Corporate Guidelines

Don't trash 'safe spaces' - this is why we need them

In psychological research, it has been put forward that lonely people, or those who do not possess good social skills, are at risk of developing a compulsive relationship with the Internet. 588 more words

Pay Versus Care, Ambition Versus Conscience


Pakistan is a country of ironies. We epitomize a paradoxical lifestyle; donating money to schools while employing underage children to work in our households – for many genuine reasons, assuredly. 955 more words