0
Reporting for SMEs: Learn from  Small Pioneers Dante Pesce, Executive Director of VINCULAR  Center for Social Responsibili...
What drives Sustainability  in Latin America? <ul><li>Market access (retention) and globalization, including raising expec...
Sustainability adoption by SMEs <ul><li>Large responsible company inducing adoption of best practices and trasferring comp...
CSR into SME project 2004-2010 <ul><li>Financial support from </li></ul><ul><li>IADB, Ministry of Economy </li></ul><ul><l...
Results <ul><ul><li>Change in Public Policy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>41 SME´s reporting, 74 reports in total </li></ul><...
Examples
Examples
Reporting for SMEs: Learn from  Small Pioneers SOFOFA / 2 december 2009
IT for Responsible Procurement including Reporting option
IT for Responsible Procurement including Reporting option
Scaling up SME initiatives <ul><li>Examples: </li></ul><ul><li>Antofagasta Mining cluster with 3.500 suppliers. </li></ul>...
Way forward and plans for Reporting <ul><li>Collaborating with GRI  </li></ul><ul><li>in convergence paper with ISO26000. ...
Reporting for SMEs: Learn from  Small Pioneers Thank you
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

GRI Conference - 27 May - Pesce - Reporting For SMEs: Learn From Small Pioneers

420

Published on

Published in: Business, Economy & Finance
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
420
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
24
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "GRI Conference - 27 May - Pesce - Reporting For SMEs: Learn From Small Pioneers"

  1. 1. Reporting for SMEs: Learn from Small Pioneers Dante Pesce, Executive Director of VINCULAR Center for Social Responsibility and Sustainable Developmnet Catholic University of Valparaíso-Chile [email_address] www.vincular.cl GRI Global Conference Amsterdam, 27 May 2010
  2. 2. What drives Sustainability in Latin America? <ul><li>Market access (retention) and globalization, including raising expectations from clients for export oriented industries. </li></ul><ul><li>Attraction of foreign investment, especially in capital intensive industries (extractives and energy). </li></ul><ul><li>Active role of multinationals operating locally, including procurement policies, raising the bar for local players. </li></ul><ul><li>Increasing pressure from local civil society and governments on best practice adoption. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Sustainability adoption by SMEs <ul><li>Large responsible company inducing adoption of best practices and trasferring competencies. </li></ul><ul><li>Business association pushes CSR agenda through members, including SMEs. </li></ul><ul><li>Ideal world: a mix of both…..plus government as partner. </li></ul>
  4. 4. CSR into SME project 2004-2010 <ul><li>Financial support from </li></ul><ul><li>IADB, Ministry of Economy </li></ul><ul><li>and Business Association. </li></ul><ul><li>Industry approach </li></ul><ul><li>Partnership with Industry Associations </li></ul><ul><li>Partnership with Government </li></ul><ul><li>Change in Public Policy </li></ul><ul><li>Scaling up strategy </li></ul>
  5. 5. Results <ul><ul><li>Change in Public Policy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>41 SME´s reporting, 74 reports in total </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 sectors considered (retail supplier, mining supplier, fruit exporters, wine exporters, manufacturing) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>3 sector guides + 1 on its way (mining, fruit, manufacturing + Wine) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>During 2009, 5 SMEs reported for 4th time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>During 2009, 3 SMEs reached level A and 18 level B </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2 SMEs awarded on CSR by SOFOFA (Nationa Business Association) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2 SMEs awarded the highest level by the National Quality Award </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Examples
  7. 7. Examples
  8. 8. Reporting for SMEs: Learn from Small Pioneers SOFOFA / 2 december 2009
  9. 9. IT for Responsible Procurement including Reporting option
  10. 10. IT for Responsible Procurement including Reporting option
  11. 11. Scaling up SME initiatives <ul><li>Examples: </li></ul><ul><li>Antofagasta Mining cluster with 3.500 suppliers. </li></ul><ul><li>Falabella Holding and 5.000+ suppliers in 4 countries. </li></ul><ul><li>Wines of Chile Industry wide SR initiative (45 SME wineries + cluster of 700+). </li></ul><ul><li>Santiago Chamber of Commerce and 42.000 “State suppliers” database </li></ul>
  12. 12. Way forward and plans for Reporting <ul><li>Collaborating with GRI </li></ul><ul><li>in convergence paper with ISO26000. </li></ul><ul><li>Regional dissemination and capacity building project in Spanish speaking Latin America. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Funding by IADB </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IADB CSR cluster </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Local network </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>AILA + others </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Reporting for SMEs: Learn from Small Pioneers Thank you
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×