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President’s Charity of the Year – Bristol Children’s Help Society

                            The Bristol Children’s Help Society is a privately funded volunteer led charity that owns and runs Barton Camp our 100 bed residential children’s centre in the beautiful Mendip hills. Barton Camp operates through the year as a base where disadvantaged local children can enjoy a few … more


BLS features in Bristol Post oldest thriving companies in Bristol

Excerpt from the article: How Bristol’s oldest companies are still thriving after more than 100 years in business They include the city’s last-surviving chocolate maker a wine merchant and a tannery. Why do some companies struggle to survive beyond a year while others flourish for hundreds? Although more than 90 per cent of small companies in Britain will survive one … more


No 12, The Meeting Rooms – Conference, Meeting and Mediation Rooms for Hire

Bristol Law Society’s suite of conference and meeting rooms including a suite of mediation rooms are conveniently located in the centre between the Waterfront Area and the Old City in a modern building situated on the corner of Colston Avenue and St Stephen’s Avenue.  There are a number of large public car parks within a 5 minute walk from the … more


Interactive workshop on the UN Sustainable Development Goals Global to explore how they can help deliver your firm’s sustainability programmes – Wednesday 12th June


 

 

The Legal Sustainability Alliance in partnership with the Bristol Law Society invites you to join them for a half day interactive workshop on the UN Sustainable Development Goals Global to explore how the Global Goals can help deliver your firm’s sustainability programmes and ambitions.

Wednesday 12th June
Hosted by Simmons & Simmons
Aurora, Finzels Reach
Counterslip
Bristol
BS1 6BX

Topics to be covered in each workshop include:

  • What are the SDGs?
  • How do the SDGs connect – where are the synergies?
  • Understanding the relevance of the targets associated within the 17 SDGs
  • Mapping existing CSR/ESG programmes, projects and activities against SDGs in your firm
  • Developing engagement around the SDGs within the firm and with appropriate stakeholders/partner organisations
  • Developing an SDG-focused action plan including setting targets and KPIs
  • How can the LSA most effectively encourage and report progress in supporting the SDGs (e.g. should we identify a specific overall contribution the legal profession can collectively make against one or a few SDGs and report on that)?

Places are limited so please book using this Eventbrite link or via the LSA Website Legalsustainabilityalliance.com events page.

For more information contact info@legalsustainabilityalliance.com