The pivot point in CSR: Going beyond competition

Organisations are under pressure to improve their performance when it comes to sustainability. Consumers want to buy and use products that come from sustainable sources, while senior management teams are increasingly aware of corporate social responsibility (CSR) risks.
 
The Information Communication Technology (ICT) industry, for one, has felt this pressure. After years of developing independent […]

JAC Performance Recognition Certificate to be announced in early 2018

JAC is pleased to announce the first release of the Performance Recognition Certificate at the JAC annual forum (Guangzhou, China, early 2018). The certificate aims to showcase and recognize best-in-class companies on their Corporate Social Responsibility commitment. JAC will recognize its strategic partners annually.

All audited suppliers by JAC from the previous year will be the […]

Telenor at the United Nations

Wenche Agerup, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer and Zainab Siddiqui, Director Group Sustainability had the honor to represent Telenor Group at the United Nations High Level Political Forum (HLPF) in New York in July 2017. The UN’s HLPF is the official forum of the UN for the follow-up and review of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). […]

Upcoming seminar: JAC’s evolving role in addressing CSR challenges in the ICT Industry | June 21st 2017 |Hague, Netherlands

The Joint Audit Cooperation (JAC) announces a seminar on CSR challenges in the ICT industry on June 21st, hosted by member company KPN at its Headquarters in The Hague. The objective of the seminar is to raise awareness about new trends and to share JAC’s vision for the development of Sustainability efforts

JAC members […]

The 6th Joint Audit Cooperation Corporate Social Responsibility Forum – 11th January 2017

Sharing best practices tools and challenges for a sustainable supply chain, today and in the future
The Joint Audit Cooperation held its sixth corporate and social responsibility forum bringing together with 133 representatives from large ICT companies, i.e. telecom operators and equipment manufacturers, organizations active in Corporate Social Responsibility issues (CSR), academia, auditing companies, International […]

JAC welcomes AT&T, Rogers and Telefónica expanding its membership to the Americas – 2016

News
June, 2016:
JAC welcomes AT&T, Rogers  and Telefónica expanding its membership to the Americas
The Joint Audit Cooperation (JAC) is pleased to welcome new members AT&T, Rogers and Telefónica to its group. JAC is an association of telecom operators aiming to verify, assess and develop the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) implementation across the manufacturing supply chain […]

The 5th JAC Forum held in Nanjing on 14th January 2016

Watch the video from the JAC 5th Forum on Sustainability in Nanjing, China on 14 January 2016 titled “How sustainability can accelerate the delivery of business benefits”. The Conference was attended by more than 110 participants representing: Telecom Operators, equipment manufacturers, organizations active in Corporate Social Responsibility issues (CSR), academia, auditing companies, International NGOs […]

How sustainability can accelerate the delivery of business benefits – Nanjing, January 14, 2016

Press Release
January 14, 2016, Nanjing: 5th JAC CSR Forum
How sustainability can accelerate the delivery of business benefits
More than 110 representatives from large ICT companies, i.e. telecom operators and equipment manufacturers, organizations active in Corporate Social Responsibility issues (CSR), academia, auditing companies, International NGOs have attended the fifth Joint Audit Cooperation CSR Forum. The theme for […]

Transparency of the Supply Chain – Suzhou, January 22, 2015

Press Release
January 22, 2015, Suzhou: 4th JAC CSR Forum
Transparency of the Supply Chain
The Joint Audit Co-operation known in short as JAC is an industry initiative made up of 10 telecom operators (Belgacom, Deutsche Telekom, KPN, Orange, Swisscom, Telecom Italia, Telenor, Telia Sonera, Verizon, Vodafone,) with the common objective of raising social, environmental and ethical […]

The Joint Audit Cooperation (JAC) publishes the Supply Chain Sustainability Guidelines – February 14, 2014

Press Release
February 14, 2014:
The Joint Audit Cooperation (JAC) publishes the Supply Chain Sustainability Guidelines
The Joint Audit Co-operation known in short as JAC is an industry initiative made up of 10 telecom operators (Belgacom, Deutsche Telekom, KPN, Orange, Swisscom, Telecom Italia, Telenor, Telia Sonera, Verizon, Vodafone,) with the common objective of raising social, environmental and ethical […]