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Successful PROhumana seminar in Spain

Posted: Monday 12 December 11, 12.44pm GMT

In early November, PROhumana made the fourth version of the Traveling Seminar, which this year dealt with Integral Sustainability "live and feel the 21st century global sustainability", which was developed in the cities of Madrid and Barcelona in Spain.

Participants in the Seminar

Participants in the Seminar

This seminar was attended by senior executives of major companies with operations in Chile, which for 10 days could share with their peers Spanish executives from more than 15 organizations have strongly integrated the concepts of social responsibility and sustainability in their daily work such as NH Hotels, Ferrovial or DKV Insurances.

The Traveling Seminar aimed to understand the level of development of the Integral Sustainability and CSR in Spain, experiencing, through concrete cases and innovative global issues such as efficient use of energy, recycling, sustainability policies, policies training, employability, citizen dialogues, social investment, government-business relationship, among many others.

Companies and institutions visited were the Observatory on Corporate Social Responsibility, the Financial City Santander, Gas Natural Fenosa, Sustainability Excellence Club, ACCIONA, NH Hotels, Siro Group, Forética, Ferrovial, all in Madrid. Meanwhile, in Barcelona meetings were held with Victor Viñuales ECODES, Carles Campuzano, Member of the Parliament of Catalonia, Josep María Lozano, professor of ESADE Social Sciences and senior researcher in CSR, the MRW Transport company, DKV Insurances; MANGO, ACC1Ó and Foundation Èxit.

The participants of fourth Traveling Seminar CSR were: Sebastián Garcés, Deputy Manager of Corporate Affairs, Empresas CMPC; Maria Cristina Marcet, Corporate Social Responsibility Manager, Banco Santander; José Tomás Letelier, Vice President of External Affairs Latin America, Minera Kinross; Rodrigo Diaz Community Relations Officer and Corporate Social Responsibility, Essbio; Jose Miguel Del Solar, Human Resources Manager, Cristalería Chile; Ivan Chamorro, Manager of Public Affairs and Corporate Responsibility, Arauco; Soledad Ovando, CEO and Maria Teresa Adell, Management Advisory General, BancoEstado Microempresas, Soledad Teixidó, Executive President, Carolina Andrade, Director of Consultancy and Research, Florence Burgos, Director of Communication and Innovation PROhumana Foundation.

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