News & Events

Tracking a Decade of Trends and Forecasting in the Future of CSI in South Africa

At Trialogue’s milestone tenth annual conference, director Cathy Duff presented on a decade of trends and forecasted the next decade of corporate social investment (CSI) in South Africa. Despite uncertainty and tougher trading conditions in almost every sector of the economy, corporate South Africa continues to demonstrate its commitment to CSI. Drawing from Trialogue’s research, […]

Next CSI Connect Webinar 22 June 2016

CSR Library Subscribers can join us for our CSI Connect Webinar where we will be discussing how to manage  employee volunteers.

Global Food Security Keeps Improving with the exception of SA…

Globally the food security index of the majority of countries improved, with South Africa being one of the exceptions. South Africa is positioned 46th among the 109 countries that formed part of the study.  South Africa’s overall score was 61 – one point lower than last year. South Africa was ranked 52nd in terms of food […]

Creating Shared Value

The capitalist system is under siege. In recent years business increasingly has been viewed as a major cause of social, environmental, and economic problems. Companies are widely perceived to be prospering at the expense of the broader community. Even worse, the more business has begun to embrace corporate responsibility, the more it has been blamed […]

Navigating through 2015


Effective strategic CSI planning articulates not only where an organization is going and the actions needed to make progress, but also how it will know if it is successful.7 Questions to consider whilst doing your strategic planning: For full newsletter click here

Next CSI Masterclass Workshop: 18th February 2015!

In Johannesburg R4500 and includes a CSI Toolkit, E-learning course on DVD and morning workshop!  Overview of CSI Identifying a project Planning Projects Managing and Monitoring & Evaluating a project Exiting projects Employee Volunteering Book now, contact:

The Five Elements of the Best CSR Programs

Does your company have what it takes to be a leader? High performance is traditionally measured against key business imperatives including competitive differentiation, sales, attracting and retaining talent, operational efficiency, return on investment and profitability. But that is no longer enough. Today, a new element of leadership is making a profound difference in gauging business […]

A Great Example of Employee Volunteering Done Right

It takes a little thought to make an employee volunteer program run well.  Here are 5 pointers from a company doing it right. Not all employee volunteer programs are created equal. Many lack any real mandate or purpose and are little more than a ‘nice to have’ perk providing a day out of the office. […]

Next CSI Training Workshop 23rd July 2014: Johannesburg

Next Workshop: In Johannesburg Cost: R4500 ex VAT includes a CSI Toolkit, CSI Masterclass DVD  tea, coffee and snacks. The workshop takes a practical approach to the CSI Process from identifying, planning, managing and exiting of projects. Great learning experience, practical sharing, networking for both those new in the industry as well as those who have been doing CSI […]