In this short film, Corporate Citizenship explores how the relationships between business and society are becoming more complex, and as businesses are being asked tougher questions about their impacts, the importance of mapping, measuring and taking action on impacts across the value chain is now paramount. Diageo and Civicus share insights on how organisations can use a better understanding of their economic, social and environmental impacts to focus their efforts and drive change where it matters most.
Just one fifth of organisations believe that their impacts are understood by external audiences. This report provides a solution to organisations that want to map, measure and take action on their most important social, environmental and economic impacts – closing this ‘impact knowledge gap’ and enabling organisations to explain their impacts to external audiences.
Based on the insights of sustainability and corporate responsibility practitioners around the world, this report reveals a surprising and sizeable gap between corporate aspirations and reality when it comes to corporate community investment (CCI) and philanthropic activities.This report helps companies to close the impact-aspiration gap by overcoming challenges and barriers to community investment measurement. The report guides practitioners through the I.M.P.A.C.T approach, to effectively measure community investment impacts – creating benefits for both business and society.
Webinar: Measuring and Maximising Your Company’s Impacts
In this webinar, we share insights on how companies can use impact measurement to add real value to the business. We explore how companies can adopt an impact-focused lens to understand their greatest opportunities and challenges across the value chain.
Webinar: Community Investment: Impact Action or Impact Aspiration?
Do you know what impacts your corporate community investments or philanthropic activities are creating? New research by Corporate Citizenship reveals a disparity between the impacts practitioners want their organisations to achieve through community investment, and the results delivered.