Renewed EU 2011-14 Strategy for Corporate Social Responsibility, 2011

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The European Commission presented a new strategy for corporate social responsbility (CSR) on 25 October 2011, drafting an action program for the 2011-2014 period. In this document CSR is defined as “the responsibility of enterprises for their impacts on society”. Issuing the strategy, the European Commission also announced a legislative proposal for regulation on the transparency of social and environmental information supplied by businesses across all sectors, which was launched in 2013.


General sustainability/ESG/non-financial

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

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Mandatory or voluntary

The geographical scope

International/regional (eg. EU)

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