In the light of the instructions of His Excellency President Abdelfattah Al Sisi to raise awareness of the importance of bringing about development among the different stakeholders, to achieve sustainable development and effective partnerships, thus achieving sustainable growth, CSR Egypt is delighted to launch the 8th Egypt CSR Forum entitled, “How to integrate sustainability into core business strategies” on 21-22 April 2019, with the participation of a number of businessmen, government representatives, experts and sustainability stakeholders.

The forum will discuss the importance of integrating sustainable development strategies into the planning and measurement processes of commercial companies.

It also highlights the mechanisms of integrating sustainable development strategies into the companies’ business plans, as well as integrating profitability objectives with corporate social responsibility.

That will be achieved by creating local standards for the SDGs, to make them more feasible and useful; thus, ensuring sustainable development Impact. Furthermore, it will shed light on what has been achieved in Egypt 2030 plans, the key players who implement these plans, and the opportunities available in each sector to achieve sustainable growth, in addition to including those efforts and activities in sustainability reports and how to create a strong social awareness to improve the lives of citizens.

The forum will also discuss the futuristic vision of Egypt to achieve development, the role of the stakeholders in building these plans, how to prepare responsible generations in the future and their role in achieving sustainable development. Also, it will highlight the role of institutions in sustaining their development work and how to link the activities of the different departments to achieve the objectives of the whole business models.

The Forum is considered the largest platform to gather all CSR stakeholders in Egypt, and to share experience, visions, as well as making effective partnerships. In addition, it is an effective tool for promoting initiatives and highlighting the efforts of the private sector, in order to bring about real development and create a serious dialogue with the different stakeholders