Our successes

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


Holly Birkett and Sarah Forbes:
Shared parental leave: driving the take up to improve gender equality in the workplace

Danny McGowan: Licence to deal: did deregulation of mortgage brokering lead to risky lending?


Danny McGowan: 
Licence to deal: did deregulation of mortgage brokering lead to risky lending?

Jane Glover: Visual representations of sustainable agriculture


Jane Glover:
Visual representations of sustainable agriculture

Charika Channuntapipat: Ethical norm in fast fashion industry: the paradox of fashion design piracy and accountability of fast fashion retailers


Charika Channuntapipat:
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 Womens Day 2019.


Salma Moolji speaks about modern slavery for International Women's Day 2019.

Delphine Gibassier explains why biodiversity is so important


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


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


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'.

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Centre for Responsible Business News Archive

Posted 22 April 2021

Why Earth Day needs good accountants

Earth Day is an ideal moment to reflect on the state of the planet. We can take stock of where we are, measure how things have changed – for better and worse – and plan for the future.

Posted 20 April 2021

Giki Zero: live more sustainably

Most of us want to live more sustainably and are increasingly aware that our current levels of consumption have harmful environmental and social consequences.

Posted 22 March 2021

Can you trust your teams?

Mark NK Saunders, associate of the Centre, discusses trust within the workplace and lockdown working in a podcast with Birmingham Chambers.

Posted 23 December 2020

If not CSR, What?

Much of what passes as Corporate Social Responsibility or 'CSR' is superficial, short term and optional rather than representing the strategic reaffirmation of a company's mission.

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