Lloyds Banking Group Centre for Responsible Business has gone from strength to strength. We've collaborated with thought-leaders from both business and academia, hosted prominent events and communicated to a global audience.
Responsible Business Success videos
Creating Positive Change Through Responsible Business Research
Working in Partnership with the Lloyds Banking Group Centre for Responsible Business
Shared Values Between Lloyds Banking Group and the University of Birmingham
Embedding Responsibility into Business Education
Responsible Business Award winners 2018
Holly Birkett and Sarah Forbes:
Shared parental leave: driving the take up to improve gender equality in the workplace
Licence to deal: did deregulation of mortgage brokering lead to risky lending?
Visual representations of sustainable agriculture
Ethical norm in fast fashion industry: the paradox of fashion design piracy and accountability of fast fashion retailers
Events and Awareness
Salma Moolji speaks about modern slavery for International Women's Day 2019.
Delphine Gibassier explains why biodiversity is so important and why it's vital for children to learn about the impact they and others are having on wildlife conservation practices.
Lilith, Amber and Paul of the Drag Punk Collective talk about what drag means to them, what it means to be a role model and how important it is for the younger generation to see themselves represented.
Kiran Trehan, Director of WE-LEAD, explains why the 'Leaders Unlike You' event series is so important.
Partnerships: Mayor's Mentors
Mayor's Mentors is an innovative initiative from West Midlands mayor Andy Street, bringing together the University of Birmingham’s College of Social Sciences and Lloyds Banking Group, supporting young people through matching them with mentors from each of these institutions. As well as benefiting young people, the scheme supports staff wellbeing and is aligned with the University's Five Ways to Wellbeing, specifically 'giving' and 'connecting'.
Centre for Responsible Business News Archive
As consumers have become increasingly aware of their shopping habits and how they impact the environment, fast fashion brands have come under fire.
There is a huge disparity between public opinion on how businesses should behave on environmental and social issues, and how they are actually behaving.
The University of Birmingham has become the first Higher Educational establishment to introduce climate change into its BSc Accountancy and Finance degree course.
The BSc Accountancy and Finance degree is incorporating climate change into the programme, which is believed to be the first of its kind in the world.
Professor Ian Thomson, Dr Mayya Konovalova and Dr Madlen Sobkowiak lead mainstreaming of climate change into University of Birmingham's accountancy course.
By Professor Ian Thomson, Director of Lloyds Banking Group Centre for Responsible Business Business
Professor John Bryson, Department of Strategy and International Business
By Professor John Bryson, Department of Strategy and International Business.
By Professor Ian Thomson and Dominic Bates, Lloyds Banking Group Centre for Responsible Business
As the NHS braces for its tough winter period, which traditionally runs from 30 November to the end of February, new research proves how vital PPE is to the mental wellbeing of healthcare workers.
Professor Andy Mullineux writes about COP26, responsible capitalism and the dumping of raw sewage from water companies.
By Professor Andy Mullineux, Lloyds Banking Group Centre for Responsible Business, Emeritus Professor of Financial Economics