CSR best practices

How a nonprofit partner in education uses tech to bring educational content to those without the internet

According to the World Economic Forum, more than four billion people lack access to the internet. At the same time, Open Educational Resources (OER) are changing the way people learn by offering free opportunities to anyone with an internet connection.

Connecting the dots from skills to careers: Inside Cisco’s Networking Academy

Access to opportunity can change lives and change communities. Cisco Networking Academy partners with educators, governments, and employers to bring global and inclusive access to digital skills to millions of people. Here are some of their stories.

How a nonprofit partner in economic empowerment provides tech training to survivors of human trafficking

AnnieCannons is a nonprofit whose mission is to help women break the cycle of exploitation by providing  skills training, hands-on work experience, income opportunities, and a supportive work environment.

How we take our culture to the next level with Conscious Culture

A company’s culture can be its greatest asset. Unfortunately, you don’t have to look far to find companies where culture isn’t working. Read on to find out how Conscious Culture is helping Cisco reinforce our values and behaviors.

CSR At Cisco: A Message from CEO Chuck Robbins

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins explains how corporate social responsibility connects to Cisco’s overall business strategy.

Staying Hopeful and Supporting Education for All

Jemy Kannan shares a story of the lessons she learned joining her daughter's school on a volunteering trip to Cambodia.

How Women-Rock IT Empowers Women to Pursue STEM

This guest post was written by Emma Reid, global marketing manager, Cisco Networking Academy Corporate Affairs, Asia Pacific & Japan at Cisco and recent winner of the ARN Women in IT Awards.

15 Years of Sustainability Reporting

This holiday season, Cisco has a lot to be grateful for: 35 years of business growth and, today, the launch of our 15th corporate social responsibility (CSR) report.