5 Climate Change Resources from the United Nations Global Compact

Earlier this week, the work of the PRME Working Group on Climate Change and Environment was featured on PRiMEtime. In addition to their work and the resources they have developed, the United Nations Global Compact has produced several resources focused on climate action. Much of this is through the Caring for Climate initiative in partnership … Continue reading 5 Climate Change Resources from the United Nations Global Compact

Engaging Marketing in the Sustainable Development Goals – Experiences from Griffith Business School

There are many common themes across the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Change is one of those, and more specifically, bringing about changes in behavior. This is particularly relevant to the SDGs relating to good health and well-being (SDG 3). Within the business school environment, developing and disseminating messages that will bring about positive changes in … Continue reading Engaging Marketing in the Sustainable Development Goals – Experiences from Griffith Business School

2016 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 1)

It is once again it’s time for PRiMEtime’s year-end review. 2016 was another exciting year with a lot of innovative new initiatives and approaches at business schools around the world embedding responsible leadership and sustainability into their programmes. PRiMEtime provides an extensive and growing database of examples from schools around the world on how to … Continue reading 2016 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 1)

Universities Bringing the Business Community Together – Examples from Denmark, Iceland, Argentina, and USA

Business schools are creating and facilitating spaces where the business community and the academic community can come together to discuss current issues as well as potential solutions to these issues. These collaborative spaces, whether they explore sustainability and the SDGs more broadly or focus in on specific industries or topics, bring benefits not just to … Continue reading Universities Bringing the Business Community Together – Examples from Denmark, Iceland, Argentina, and USA

How the Social Impact Festival at University of Western Australia Supports Global and Local Progress

The Sustainable Development Goals help us consider everything – from one person, to the university, to our cities – in a global context. They provide a robust yet accessible framework for learning about global progress. This is the focus of the work being done at the Centre for Social Impact at the University of Western … Continue reading How the Social Impact Festival at University of Western Australia Supports Global and Local Progress

Developing Future Public Sector Leaders – International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

August 9th is the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People, a day to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous populations. This is particularly relevant this year as the theme for 2016 is "Indigenous Peoples' Right to Education". In June we featured examples from schools across Australia, Canada and New Zealand and the … Continue reading Developing Future Public Sector Leaders – International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

Business and Business Schools Working Together at the Local Level (Part 2)

Goal 17 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) focuses on revitalising global partnerships for sustainable development. Two key stakeholders already working on issues relating to the SDGs are PRME and the United Nations Global Compact. Both groups operate as a network of networks, with local offices focusing on rooting both the Principles of PRME and … Continue reading Business and Business Schools Working Together at the Local Level (Part 2)