Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Sheer Necessity Forces Life Learning Academy to be Innovative in Returning to Normalcy
For any parent who has children in the California public school systems, news reports about the progress (or lack thereof) the state had been making in returning kids back to schools were disheartening to say the least. One school who was clearly ahead of this curve is San Francisco-based Life Learning Academy (LLA). By sheer necessity, LLA always set its own course when it comes to educating its nearly 60 students.
Creating a pathway to opportunity through economic empowerment
For more than a decade, Cisco has invested in economic empowerment for underserved and underrepresented populations, by providing cash grants, donating Cisco technology, and contributing staff time and expertise to nonprofits that design and deliver technology-based solutions in three areas for thriving in a digital economy.
Driving an inclusive recovery: How can Europe secure a digital and sustainable future for all?
History will show that 2020 was the year when digitisation truly became a reality. Wendy Mars, President Cisco EMEAR, highlights the three areas of action needed to build an inclusive recovery: connectivity, sustainability and skills.
Cisco is closing the loop on the Circular Economy
The race to reduce our dependence on raw materials is on. Find out how a holistic approach to designing, building, and delivering products is helping Cisco build a more #circulareconomy.
Our Progress Towards Powering an Inclusive Recovery for All
What will drive us all successfully into the future? Cisco EVP Fran Katsoudas shares how innovation and empathy will help ensure our recovery is an inclusive one.
Cisco #3 among 100 most sustainably managed companies in the world, according to The Wall Street Journal
Today Cisco was named #3 on The Wall Street Journal’s list of the 100 most sustainably managed companies in the world.
Cisco’s social investments in India: The pandemic’s impact on skills gaps
Through our social investment programs, the Cisco CSR team in India has invested in countrywide blended learning ed-tech programs and digitally transforming our vocational skills institutions. With the right partnerships, we hope to scale this effort and build a brighter future for Indian youth.
Conversations with colleagues: How current events changed their perspective
In my last blog, I explored the internship experience. Continuing the deeper dive into different perspectives across Cisco, I had the wonderful opportunity to interview two current employees within the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) space. Both Stacey and Jen work within communications and played a wonderful role in mentoring me during my time as a […]