SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT INSTITUTE (SDMI)
Founded in January 2015, is a private University providing higher education, Education and Continuing Professional Development. SDMI provides a distinctive program in sustainable development management that builds and enhances the liberal arts curriculum. Our aim is to prepare students to be committed to a process of life-long learning and to pursue rewarding careers in a technologically changing and culturally diverse world. To this end, the Institute has created a learning environment that encourages the integration of management theory, research, and practice within a well-balanced program of study in arts, sciences and humanities.
AREGAI Cultural association
Founded in 2007, AREGAI is an Italian no profit association promoting activities and projects to help members of the association to improve and innovate without waste resources, making good use of all talents and knowledge in the value chain.
Aregai helps its members in planning and co-creating sustainable products, projects and services, using a system called LICET® that helps local communities, companies, youth, citizens and public and private actors in creating sustainable activity plan, assess clearly results and guide in the planning tasks and responsibility so to accomplish with the common goals while respecting for economic, social and environmental parameters of the project, specifically, of society in general. Cooperation supported by the LICET® model and tools can respond better to all recognized needs and valorising members’ efforts.
The Croatian Institute for CSR or IDOP
is a non-profit, research and advisory organization focused on the development of corporate social responsibility and the promotion of non-financial reporting through independent research, consulting and presentation of best practices in Croatia.
IDOP has been founded in 2015 by fourteen professionals from the fields of sustainability, CSR, accounting, finance, marketing, civil engineering, architecture and public relations, primarily because of the growing demand for a specialized institution in the CSR field in Croatia aimed at raising awareness and educating decision makers, enterprises, media, members of academia and the general public.
Focusing on sharing the knowledge and expertise in the field of CSR through organizing lectures, workshops and seminars, conducting research and consultancy work, IDOP has carried out a number of educational programs for adults, companies and enterprises on non-financial reporting, corporate citizenship, sustainability and CSR communication strategies such as seminars for companies, small and medium sized enterprises on non-financial reporting, lectures for students on non-financial reporting and UN Sustainable Development Goals, a series of lectures for empowering local communities through communication and collaboration with enterprises, and others.
Also, IDOP is a Global Reporting Initiative golden member in Croatia and its co-founder NikolinaMarkotaVukić, PhD is a GRI non-financial reporter certified by GRI Swiss partner Sustainserv. IDOP’s team is active in the field of scientific research and has presented their papers at various conferences on Corporate Social Responsibility, Controlling, Accounting and Management. IDOP is the only organization in Croatia that systematically follows relevant news, research and information on a global level when it comes to non-financial reporting, CSR and sustainability.
SGH Warsaw School of Economics
SGH Warsaw School of Economics is the oldest university of economics in Poland. Its mission has continuously been educating economists and business leaders serving the nation, country and the region. SGH is famous for its tradition, flexible adjustments of programmes to students’ needs, unquestionable education level, and successful alumni.
Along with education research is the most important objective of the SGH. Research topics are selected to support the teaching process and enhance educational standards of the academic staff.Research activities are conducted in institutes and departments within Collegia and cover a wide range of current issues of a significant impact on theory and practice.
Prospektiker is a consultancy company specialized in foresight, strategy planning and research to support organizations, territories and companies build a brighter future. Since its creation in 1987, Prospektiker’s activity has focused on the design and development of projects in very different but complementary domains, with a strong focus on sustainability and sustainable territorial development. Working lines include among others, circular economy, design for sustainability, climate change, sustainability education, as well as social economy and corporate social responsibility, addressing both public and private organizations.
Prospektiker is member of different European and Global Networks, highlighting specially the PREPARE European Network of experts in sustainable consumption and production (http://prepare-net.com/), the Millennium Project foresight think tank (www.millennium-project.org), the Foresight Europe Network (www.feneu.org) and the Advances Cleaner Production Network (www.advancesincleanerproduction.net) .
Prospektiker is part of Mondragon Corporation (www.mondragon-corporation.com) ; a byword for cooperativism at world level.
Jožef Stefan International Postgraduate School
The Jožef Stefan International Postgraduate School (IPS) was established in 2004 as an independent higher education institution. Its study programmes were approved by the Slovenian National Council for Higher Education. The initiative for the establishment of IPS came from the Jožef Stefan Institute (JSI). It was strongly supported by industry (Gorenje, Kolektor, Salonit) and an international network of cooperating universities and research institutes from the European Union, USA, Japan, and many other countries.The Jožef Stefan Institute provides the central research and educational basis, whereas other partners, such as invited research institutes, industrial and other enterprises also contribute their knowledge and innovation capacities for solving developmental problems.
MEDNARODNICENTERZAPRENOSZNANJA DOO MCPZ
is a small, private adult education and training provider as well as NVQ provider with respect to the NVQ legislation from Slovenia, nationally oriented, though we have partners in Croatia, Bosnia and Hercegovina and Serbia. Main scope of MCPZ is development and delivery of short and long-term educational and training courses, corresponding to the needs of employers as well as tailor made courses and counselling mainly focused on competence needs and structures and on business organization processes.