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IW6: Ethics and Social Responsibility

Date:   Nov 18, 2021 - Nov 19, 2021
Time:   8:30 AM (AST)
Location:   Future Inns
30 Fairfax Drive
Halifax, NS

Member: $800.00 + HST

Non Member: $925.00 + HST

Workshop Overview

The primary goal of this workshop is to create awareness and advance knowledge about challenges in business ethics and supply chain responsibility.  Through readings, discussions, mini-cases and exercises, candidates will learn about a broad range of social responsibility factors, such as environmental concerns and "fair trade".  We will also discuss social procurement policies and practices.  The candidates will also be made aware of the means to quanity values to make the business case for going beyond being green.
 
Workshop Goals

Upon completion of this workshop candidtes should be able to:

  • Define "business ethics" and describe different perspectives on ethics
  • Critique an organizational code of ethics and/or statement of ethics
  • Discuss the various effects on social values and corporate ethical conduct
  • Explain the importance of environmental social governance in business
  • Understand the total cost of ownership on decisions
  • Identify opportunities for their organizations in the circular economy
  • Appreciate the value for having diversity in their supply chains
  • Explain how social procurement is growing as a strategy in organizations
  • Work with social enterprises as a key source of goods and services
  • Provide insights on how to affect social and economic development in their communities

Cancellation - Refund Policy

A full refund will be issued on cancellations received in writing at least 7 business days prior to the workshop start date. An administration fee of $50.00 is applicable if notification is received after that date. Thereafter no refund will be available. Substitutions and transfer of registrations is permissible when received in writing 7 business days before the workshop start date.  

Cancellation - Rescheduling

In the event of a workshop being cancelled or rescheduled, prior notification will be given to registrants by phone or e-mail, with the option of a full refund of registration fees or transfer of registration to another Supply Chain Canada, Nova Scotia Institute offering.


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