Deloitte Vietnam becomes Official Member of VBCSD
On 10 July 2013, Deloitte Vietnam officially became a member of the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD) – an organization launched in 2010 under the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
VBCSD is a corporate oriented organization, committing to the sustainable development in Vietnam in three aspects: economic growth, social responsibility and environmental protection. VBCSD is also a partner in the Regional Network of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). VBCSD’s mission is to promote the active role of and strong support from the business community in the implementation of the Strategic Orientation for Sustainable Development in Vietnam. It aims to be a platform for the business community to share their knowledge and experience in sustainable development and to assist businesses in building and enforcing sustainable development policies.
By officially joining VBCSD, Deloitte Vietnam has demonstrated its strong commitment to CSR implementation and continuous efforts in environmental protection. In addition, Deloitte Vietnam will also enjoy opportunities to participate in forums and seminars to share initiatives, technologies and modern frameworks on Sustainable Development, contributing to the foundation of sustainable development orientation for Vietnam’s business community while enhancing opportunities and competitive advantages in the context of integration and globalization.
Earlier, on 25 June 2013, Madam Ha Thu Thanh, Chairman cum CEO of Deloitte Vietnam, hosted a discussion on the compilation of a Sustainable Development Report in the Introductory Workshop on Sustainability Reporting which was jointly organized by VBCSD, VCCI, the Global Compact Network Vietnam (GCNV) and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in Hanoi.
Please find below the link of the article entitled “Deloitte Vietnam becomes official member of VBCSD” posted on the Business Forum Online (VCCI) and some photos of the workshop.
Some photos of the Introductory Workshop on Sustainability Reporting:
Madam Ha Thu Thanh hosted the panel discussion
Ms. Nikki McKean-Wood from GRI presented at the workshop
Mr. Nguyen Quang Vinh – VBCSD Director presented at the workshop
The Introductory Workshop on Sustainability Reporting