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Last chance to register for The Trialogue Business in Society Conference 2019Registration for the Trialogue Business in Society Conference closes on Wednesday, 3 April 2019. Join more than 400 development stakeholders for a dynamic exchange of ideas on how to enhance and sustain impact in development work. 29 Mar 2019 Read more

Judge Albie Sachs to deliver keynote address at Trialogue Business in Society Conference 2019Trialogue, a consultancy that focuses on corporate responsibility issues, is pleased to announce Judge Albie Sachs as the keynote speaker at its upcoming Business in Society Conference, which will take place at The Wanderers Club in Johannesburg on 16 and 17 April 2019. The former judge on the Constitutional Court of South Africa played a pivotal role in authoring our Constitution and continues to ensure the realisation of its ideals of human rights, freedom, dignity and equality. Delegates will have the unique opportunity to reflect with and draw inspiration from this social justice activist. 7 Feb 2019 Read more

SA companies invest R9.7bn in CSICompanies spent an estimated R9.7bn on corporate social investment (CSI) in South Africa in 2018 - a 7% year-on-year increase in rand terms (2017: R9.1bn) and, taking inflation into account, the first real increase in five years, according to CSI and sustainability consultancy Trialogue. The company launched the 21st edition of the annual Trialogue Business in Society Handbook in Johannesburg on 28 November 2018. 11 Dec 2018 Read more

How can corporates support social enterprises in South Africa?By Rachael Millson, African Partnerships Director, Social Enterprise Academy South Africa. (Social Enterprise Academy South Africa is the knowledge partner for the Social Enterprise topic on the Trialogue Knowledge Hub.) In this article, she looks at how corporates can support the rapidly growing social enterprise sector in South Africa. 13 Nov 2018 Read more

Profile your work on the Trialogue Knowledge Hub - a digital platform for social investment infoThe Trialogue Knowledge Hub ( is an online body of knowledge for business and other actors that invest in socio-economic development. The Knowledge Hub hosts in-depth, accessible research and information on specific topics across various development sectors. It is freely available to anyone that wishes the access the information. 9 Oct 2018 Read more

Trialogue and Eskom partner to promote enterprise developmentEnterprise development involves investing money and time in small enterprises, so that they can become sustainable and grow. It can help people to escape poverty and earn a living, and in the process contribute to economic growth in South Africa. 14 Jun 2018 Read more

CSI and social enterprise resources now available on the Trialogue Knowledge Hub'Social enterprises' - organisations that blend social benefits with financial revenues - are currently a buzzword in corporate social investment (CSI) circles. In order to meet the demand for more information, CSI consultancy Trialogue has established a free, online body of knowledge on the subject. 4 Jun 2018 Read more

New online resource helps companies meet the need to readA free knowledge hub aims to improve corporate social investment (CSI) in functional literacy during the school foundation phase 30 Apr 2018 Read more

Trialogue Business in Society Conference to address key themes in CSI and responsible businessDelegates at South Africa's annual responsible business gathering can look forward to an inspirational speaker line-up addressing on-trend themes ranging from social justice to harnessing the momentous changes of the digital revolution. 26 Feb 2018 Read more

Digital platform offers free maths and science resourcesWhat innovative teaching programmes are making a difference in under-resourced schools? And how relevant are global educational rankings to local conditions? These are just some of the topics addressed on a free online knowledge hub that offers extensive information on improving maths and science education in South African schools. 30 Jan 2018 Read more

Free knowledge hub launched to boost school leadership and managementA free, comprehensive online resource has been launched to help improve school leadership and management - a critical factor in boosting learner performance. 29 Jan 2018 Read more

Trialogue provides free resources on Shared Value portalRunning a more profitable and innovative business, while addressing some of society's most pressing problems, sounds too good to be true. However, this concept ? known as Shared Value ? is being adopted by businesses ranging from start-ups to some of the world's largest corporations. 12 Dec 2017 Read more

SA companies invest over R9 billion in CSIDespite challenging economic conditions, South African companies are estimated to have invested over R9 billion in corporate social investment (CSI) in the 2016/2017 financial year - compared to R1.5 billion 20 years ago. 6 Dec 2017 Read more

Webinar to discuss giving around the globeLeading global organisations in corporate giving are hosting an international webinar on Thursday, 19 November, from 3pm-4pm - which stakeholders can access free by registering online. 13 Nov 2017 Read more

Philanthropy site answers your questions about giving this festive seasonIt's nearly the start of the festive season ? a time when many people and companies want to give back and make a difference. 2 Nov 2017 Read more

Free financial literacy portal shares learnings and lessonsManaging finances is a challenge that most South Africans face, yet there are many companies with the knowledge and resources to help, but which are unsure about how to implement financial literacy programmes. 20 Oct 2017 Read more

New CSI knowledge hub launchedSocial investment consultancy Trialogue has launched an online resource portal offering learnings and lessons on socio-economic development from SA companies. The Trialogue Knowledge Hub offers access to lead practice content, case studies and research. 6 Oct 2017 Read more