The Danish Investment Fund Workshop for companies member of DBA
26.09.2013

WELCOME  TO IFU FOCUS

Ms Birgitte Bang Nielsen, Head of CSR, IFU


WELCOME FROM IFU, COPENHAGEN

Mr Peter Schwalbe, Department Director, IFU


CSR - THE BUSINESS OF SUSTAINABILITY - SETTING THE SCENE

Sustainability principles are actively being integrated in businesses to pursue goals far beyond earlier concerns of reputational management and simply compliance. This session will discuss the latest research on strategic CSR, the different models and approaches, and exemplify how CSR issues and management aspects may be turned into positive contributions to companies' short and long-term value.

Ms Birgitte Bang Nielsen, Head of CSR, IFU


BRIBES AND FACILITATION PAYMENT - AN INFLUENTIAL FACTOR YOU CANNOT IGNORE! HOW TO AVOID GETTING INVOLVED?

Transparency International's Global Corruption Barometer for Ukraine shows that corruption has increased in the last two years. What should be the adequate policies and procedures for businesses in handling of government authorities and other stakeholders? An introduction to tools and experiences among delegates and dilemma games will be explored.

Ms Viktoryia Tsytsak, Manager,  Forensics, PwC Ukraine + Ms Birgitte Bang Nielsen, Head of CSR, IFU


CURRENT STATE OF PLAY IN UKRAINE IN THE VIEW OF A EU-UA FREE TRADE AGREEMENT

H.E. Merete Juhl, Ambassador of Denmark to Ukraine


CSR - TOOLS THAT WORK FOR BUSINESS

CSR includes a number of complex issues. How should the company prioritise its efforts, and how does it identify if issues are of significant importance? Through presentations of tools, discussion of cases and dilemmas this session will share ways to approach CSR.

Ms Carole Welton Kaagaard, CSR Adviser, IFU


SUPPORTING A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO HIV/AIDS

Ukraine is experiencing the most severe HIV epidemic in Eastern Europe and the CIS

Countries, and it continues to develop - and the number of new HIV cases remains on the rise. The HIV prevalence is estimated at 1% of the total population - the highest in all of Europe. To fight HIV/AIDS - what can be the role of businesses?

Ms Marina Braga, International Technical Support Manager

International HIV/AIDS Alliance in Ukraine


THE SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS - SHARING BEST PRACTICE

The Carlsberg Group has developed a comprehensive CSR policy and is working actively to integrate CSR throughout its value chain, focusing on internal processes as well as strategic activities. How has the CSR policy been implemented in Carlsberg Ukraine - what are the challenges and best practice within business ethics, environment, health & safety, responsible drinking and community development.

Ms Svetlana Veselovskaya, CSR Champion and Head of PR Department, Carlsberg Ukraine


NEFCO INITIATIVES

Mr Torben Vindeløv, Executive Vice President