• CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is, for many companies, about setting a process to integrate social, environmental, ethical, human rights and consumer concerns into their business operations and core strategy in close collaboration with their stakeholders.
The EU-Africa Chamber of Commerce truly believes that CSR is a key way to help ensuring inclusiveness and sustainability in the development of Sub-Saharan Africa.
The EUACC the CSR in Africa Awards aim to:
- Give a higher visibility to CSR best practices in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA)
- Raise awareness
- Showcase CSR as a tool of performance and competitiveness
- Encourage shared-value approaches
• ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN AFRICA
Entrepreneurship in Africa contributes to job creation and to the reduction of unemployment rate. Those are crucial issues to ensure sustainable development. The EU-Africa Chamber of Commerce supports entrepreneurship promotion, and works in close collaboration with different partners on projects to this effect.
• ENGAGING THE DIASPORA
The EUACC believes in the potential of the African diaspora to contribute in the economic development of Africa. To this end, the Chamber of Commerce plans a series of actions to raise awareness and better engage the diaspora.