Taking social responsibility

European shipping companies are embracing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for the benefit of the environment, workers and communities. Find out about their strategies and why CSR is particularly important for the shipping industry.

Shipping: from a reactive to a proactive approach

The shipping industry has received criticism for its reactive nature, since most regulations were formed after specific accidents/incidents occurred (such as Erika or Prestige). Simply following the regulations imposed by international organisations and national bodies does not amount to acting in a socially responsible way.

 

 

 

 

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