Bench Marks Foundation

Contact Type Organisation Nickname BMF
For Front-page usage CiviCRM ID14679
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011 832 1743
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011 832 1750
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6th Floor, Khotso House, 62 Marshall Street
Johannesburg, GT 2001
South Africa
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Bench Marks Foundation
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NGO, FBO, CSI, Network/Forum
The vision of the Bench Marks Foundation is to promote corporate social responsibility and socially responsible investment.
The Bench Marks Foundation is committed to providing leadership and advocacy on issues regarding benchmarking of good corporate governance, ethical and socially responsible investment as well as linking people and institutions committed to these ideals.
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Advocacy and Awareness, Civil Society Strengthening, Economic Justice, Human Rights, Networking, Research
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South Africa (All Provinces), Africa, International
1. Research: The Bench Marks Foundation conducts academic and participatory community research mainly in mining areas through its Bench Marks Centre at the North-West University and the Community Monitoring School. • Engages with corporations on research findings and makes strong recommendations on how companies can improve their social, economic and environmental performance. 2. Training: The Bench Marks Community Monitoring School works in over 25 communities in South Africa and in several African countries training communities in social media and computer technology in order to better monitor and engage with companies. 3. Media and Advocacy: The Bench Marks Foundation utilises the findings of communities and its research centre and advocates for change using media and targeted institutions to take forward its findings. 4. Networking: The organisation works in close partnership with a host of African civil society organisations through the African Roundtable on Investment network. The networking programme also includes community and church capacity building.
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International Alliance on Natural Resources in Africa (IANRA)
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