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Campaigns round-up issue 86

Campaigns round-up issue 86

March 17, 2006 The no Dirty Gold Campaign has cajoled some of the top jewellery retailers into pledging to move away form "dirty" gold sales whilst campaigners are calling for oil giant Total to pull out of Burma. Fairtrade Fortnight took place from 6-19 March to encourage businesses and consumers to sell or buy Fairtrade products. Read more >
Campaigners unite against poverty

Campaigners unite against poverty

March 01, 2005 In a special feature, former Briefing managing editor Oliver Balch reports from Porto Allegre, Brazil, where he discovers activists are targeting their campaigns against the private sector's rising collective influence. Read more >
Europe: CSR campaign update

Europe: CSR campaign update

December 01, 2002 CSR has risen up the European agenda over the last two or three years. Jan Noterdaeme outlines progress so far with CSR Europe's latest pan-European campaign, which he hopes will frame the agenda over the next two or three years. Read more >
Education campaigns

Education campaigns

December 01, 1993 A group of prominent business leaders gathered at the end of September to launch a national education trust, aimed at improving the quality school-leavers seeking employment. Meanwhile The National Literacy Trust, a new independent charity aiming to improve reading and writing standards in the UK, was launched on October 7, with support from WH Smith. Read more >
Pathways to higher standards

Pathways to higher standards

June 01, 1993 The state of the nation's schools continues to dominate the headlines. A new campaign to get businesses more involved, previewed in the last edition of Community Affairs Briefing, was fully launched in May. Read more >
Communities & Community Development

Communities & Community Development

March 01, 1993 The Community Development Foundation has just published its second annual report examining key national issues facing communities in the light of developments over the last year. Read more >