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Apply now for the Regenerative Agriculture Research Program 2020!

TheRockGroup is proud to be to working on the development of two new programs with Regeneration Academy. Applications for the Regenerative Agriculture Research Program 2020 is now open! The Regenerative Agriculture Research Program offers positions to students who are committed to make a change in the way we approach agriculture through their thesis work or…

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Apply now for the Regenerative Agriculture Research Program!

The Regenerative Agriculture Research Program offers 12 positions to students who are committed to make a change in the way we approach agriculture through their thesis work or internship, while at the same time develop their professional and academic skills. Arrival: 2nd of september or 11th of november End: 22nd of December Short program: 13th…

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Employee Engagement and CSR Ambassadors

Employee Engagement and CSR Ambassadors Employee engagement and an ambassadors network are essential for the CSR manager to embed sustainability in organizations TheRockGroup identified four stages of employee engagement for The Shift. We can distinguish four stages in the cycle of engaging employees within an organisation. These are: Awareness, Individual Engagement, Functional Engagement and Full…

Springtij Forum 2018 – In Search of a New Balance

Thema Mobiliteit & Transport – Onze terugblik met samenvatting en uitkomsten Navigatoren: Elfrieke van Galen & Pam van de Klundert De 9e editie van het 3 daagse duurzaamheid forum Springtij op Terschelling had meer dan 800 deelnemers, 70 workshops, nationale en internationale sprekers. De thematiek omvatte gevarieerde onderwerpen als klimaat adaptatie, energie transitie, de rol…

Verkenningssessie Gezonde en Circulaire Economie & Isolatiematerialen

Donderdag 11 oktober vond het Get Connected jaarcongres 2018 plaats, met in de ochtend diverse interactieve sessies, waaronder de verkenningssessie Circulaire Economie, met een focus op gezonde isolatiematerialen. Onze consultant Jesse Arnon begeleidde de sessie.    De verkennende sessie circulaire en gezonde isolatiematerialen werd bijgewoond door een mix aan deelnemers. Er waren aanbieders van het materiaal,…

11 September Peer Congress: The State of the CSR Profession

Sustainability has become everyone’s new favorite buzz word, in the way we live our lives and our consumer choices. The option of sustainable choices as a consumer actually begin with the businesses we interact and do business with. That is why sustainability within your own organization and business operations is so important. As a leader…

CSR Success at the Berlin Conference

On May 23rd and 24th  Elfrieke van Galen of TheRockGroup spoke at the 2018 Sustainability Leaders Congress in Berlin, Germany. At this international conference hot business, societal and scientific topics were discussed such as water conservation and waste management, Energy, greenhouse gases and environmental strategies, transparency, integrated reporting and SDGs, and circular economy and sustainable…

VTW Interview Elfrieke van Galen

Elfrieke van Galen, partner at TheRockGroup, has worked with VTW to give a masters course in sustainability to the VTW members. Also, she was a member of the VTW sustainability workgroup that created a manual for TVW in the area of sustainability. During her interview with VTW, entitled ‘Er komt veel meer op sector af…

2018 Sustainability Leaders Conference – Berlin

The 2018 Sustainability Leaders Conference will be held May 23-34th in Berlin, Germany. This international conference has members in attendance from over 20 countries throughout the world. It is a new networking platform for peers to meet successful industry innovators striving to solve societal issues.  With guest lectures from sustainability experts from around the world…

Summer School Sustainable and Social Business

Dates: July 9, 2018-July 13, 2018 “The future of business is sustainable and social business! That’s why we have put together the Summer School for Sustainable and Social Business. Come join us for the first edition of our intensive summer school. Here you will learn the ins and outs of sustainable and social business in…