The Board of Trustees and Strategic Partners of ThistlePraxis Consulting and the Foundation for Sustainability and Responsibility in Africa (FSRA) are pleased to announce the sixth edition of the Africa CEO Round-table & Conference on Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility (AR-CSR™), which is to hold on November 11, 2016 at the Best Western Island Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria.
Earlier scheduled to hold in Accra, Ghana on the same day; the conveners relocated the event to hold in Lagos due to recent developments.
The Africa CEO Round-table & Conference on Corporate Sustainability & Responsibility (AR- CSRTM) provides a platform which brings business leaders, Governments, experts and practitioners together to engage on issues of sustainability, social responsibility & sustainable development in Africa. As a foremost industry flagship event, it continues to attract the crème of Africa’s leading figures and decision makers in order to commence and sustain best practices on sustainable development in Africa.
This year’s edition of the AR-CSRTM will discuss the need for global leadership to drive inclusive growth and businesses; the existing and successful startup and ecosystem models for inclusive businesses; multiplying and scaling impact through investments as well as fostering SME growth through inclusive business.
At the last Africa CEO Round-table Conference on Corporate Sustainability and Responsibility (AR-CSR™), which marked the 5th edition, the conference was restructured as a flagship of the Foundation for Sustainability and Responsibility in Africa (FSRA), an independent organization for the promotion of the advancement of sustainability. 2016 AR-CSR™ will kick start a series of regional fora across the continent.
This conference is powered by ThistlePraxis Consulting Limited is the preferred Management Consultancy firm in advising corporations, government agencies, and multilateral and non-governmental organizations on the integration of international principles of social responsibility and sustainability to be operational and profitable in the long term.
This firm is lead by Ini Onuk. Ini Onuk is the Founder/Group CEO, Thistle Group, a 2008 Draper Hills Fellow on Democracy and Development at Stanford University California and an alumnus of the Harvard Business School Executive Education Program. She also holds a degree in International Relations & Diplomacy and a Masters degree in Management.
In a summarized focus through a six-point portfolio (Strategy & Performance, Assessment & Audits, Research & Reporting, Public Sector Effectiveness, Advocacy & Thought Leadership and Competence Development), our committed teams and seasoned faculty of experts advocate standards, responsibility and sustainability as key elements for ensuring profitability and tangible impact.