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Time: May 12, 2009 from 4pm to 7pm
Location: Anglo American
Street: 20 Carlton House Terrace
City/Town: London SW1Y 5AN
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Event Type: business for development impact, event, series, #featimpact, #featafrica
Organized By: Overseas Development Institute, Department for International Development & Business Action for Africa
Latest Activity: Apr 28
Tuesday, 12 May, 16.00 to 19.00 followed by reception (Registration from 15.30).
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This meeting, together with the associated framework paper, aims to address the gap in our understanding of how businesses impact on development, outline alternative approaches to this assessment, and stimulate a discussion on how to facilitate wider adoption of impact assessment.
|4.00pm||Introduction / framing the session – Simon Maxwell, ODI|
|4.05 - 5.15pm||Session 1: Sharing experiences with different assessment approaches|
|Caroline Ashley, ODI|
|Edward Bickham, External Affairs Director, Anglo American|
|Joaquim Croca, Head of Corporate Responsibility Performance & Reporting, Vodafone Group|
|Miguel Veiga-Pestana, Vice-President Global External Affairs, Unilever|
|Respondents: Geraldine Murphy, DFID; Karen Ellis, ODI; Oxfam|
|5.15 - 5.40pm||Tea break|
|5.40 - 6.00pm||Session 2: Donor insights and experiences - Marie Rosencrantz, Socially Responsible Investment Adviser, CDC|
|6.00 - 7.00pm||Session 3: Moving Forward: efficacy vs ease and the business case for action|
|Graham Clewer, Director, Community Trade, The Body Shop|
|Mike Barry, Head of Sustainable Business, Marks & Spencer|
|Jessica Davis, WBCSD|
|7.00 - 8.00pm||Networking reception and ‘marketplace’ of new impact assessment tools|
This event is part of a meeting series.