March 20, 2014

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Event Profile: EthicsCentreCA Luncheon and 2014 PhD Winter Research Meeting Launch

In the domain of business ethics, cross-sectoral collaboration between stakeholders from a variety of disciplinary and professional backgrounds is a cornerstone on which a holistic and comprehensive approach to research and innovation must be built in order to ensure professional success and academic excellence. Dialogue and knowledge mobilization between leaders from academia, the private sector, […]

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March 7, 2014

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Program Overview: CBERN Application to the 2015 Network of Centres of Excellence Program

In August 2013, the Canadian Business Ethics Research Network (CBERN) submitted a Letter of Intent to the 2015 Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program competition with a view to receiving a transformational five-year grant that would allow CBERN to expand its reach and operational capacities exponentially.  The Networks of Centres of Excellence is a […]

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March 6, 2014

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Profile: Mitacs

Since 1999, Mitacs – a Canadian not-for-profit corporation – has been leading the way in promoting innovation through research and development by offering cutting-edge internships and post-doctoral fellowships which are defined by intensive collaboration between academic researchers and industrial corporations. Mitacs offers four specialized programs which allow students to gain ‘on the job’ research experience […]

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February 11, 2014

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Project Overview: Naskapi CBERN Curriculum Project

Since 2007, the Canadian Business Ethics Research Network (CBERN) has cultivated a close working relationship with the Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach, a First Nations community located near the town of Schefferville, Quebec. The aim of the partnership between CBERN and the Naskapi is to provide the community with the knowledge that they require to sustain […]

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January 9, 2014

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Event Profile: Conference on Business, Human Rights, and Law in Transnational Context

The interaction between the fields of business, human rights, and law is an increasingly important nexus for international affairs, stemming from processes of globalization that have accelerated the interdependence of human communities worldwide. The rise of advanced technologies, allowing for instantaneous communication between individuals across the planet, has greatly facilitated burgeoning global interdependence. As global […]

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December 20, 2013

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Event Review: 2013 PRI-CDC Academic Network Conference

Since 2009, the United Nations-sponsored Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) has hosted an annual academic forum attended by scholars, students, and practitioners from around the world who are interested in the topics of responsible investment, environmental social and corporate governance (ESG), finance, and other related issues. The Sixth Annual PRI Academic Network Conference was held […]

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