Rights of Future Generations Institutionalized in Wales

By Redactie  op Tuesday 12 May 2015
On 29th April the ‘well-being of future generations act 2015’ was passed in Wales. It is the first law of its kind worldwide, securing a set of well-being goals and establishing a statutory Future Generations Commissioner, whose role is to...
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Financing and technology sharing for SDGs: new partnerships needed

By Redactie  op Friday 1 May 2015
Like previous sessions, the latest round of intergovernmental negotiations between 21 and 24 April on the Means of Implementation and Global Partnerships was ground-breaking. On the one hand, a historical convergence between the Financing for Development (FfD) and the Post-2015...
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B-Corp for Social Enterprises in Europa

By Redactie  op Wednesday 29 April 2015
Dutch social enterprises do not yet have a legal status; one that recognizes both their profit generating and their social nature. So far the government has not been able and willing to develop such a regulation. To fill this gap,...
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Legal Aspects of Corporate Social Engagement

By Redactie  op Tuesday 28 April 2015
Last week, on 24th April, the Legal Research Master program at University of Utrecht organized the Corporate Social Engagement Conference, which highlighted the changing role of businesses around the world and asked how regulation can help make their impact more...
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