Corporate Social Responsibility

A vital part of our identity

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) can mean different things to different organizations. Most would define it as all of the initiatives or practices put in place by an organization to foster sustainability. Socially responsible companies need to be economically viable, have a positive impact on society, and respect and preserve the environment.

Building an organization that lasts

A socially responsible company goes beyond the profit motive. To delaware, CSR means that we try to leave the world a little better than we found it. Every day, the #peopleofdelaware help us to do exactly that.


realizing a dream for today, tomorrow and succeeding generations is not something you do overnight, and we know our responsibility goes beyond taking care of our own company - that's why CSR has become a vital part of our identity and our strategy
Jan Delaere - Founding Partner & Chairman

More than checking a box

Over the years, the delaware CSR task force has launched several initiatives and continues to do so on a regular basis. We truly believe that thanks to these efforts, we can have a positive impact on our broader environment. 


logo Vola duurzaam ondernemen


Our seventeen focus at delaware


blog

The status of e-invoicing: close-up on Poland and Romania

From 2028, e-invoicing will be compulsory for cross-border B2B transactions within the EU. A growing number of EU countries are preparing for the shift, introducing country-specific B2B e-invoicing obligations. In Belgium, 1 January 2026 will be D-Day. What about other European member states? If you’re doing business with Poland or Romania, the shift is imminent. This blog will tell you everything you need to know about these obligations, and about how delaware can guide you through this transition. read more

How data-driven sustainability can boost business value (and how to get there)

More than 9 out of 10 respondents in a recent McKinsey study confirm that ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) topics are on their corporate agenda. Still, when trying to integrate sustainability into the fabric of their organization, many are struggling with data collection and governance. “However, data is an enabler to achieve ESG targets and even create business value,” says Sven Arnauts, data and AI expert at delaware. So, how can businesses mature their sustainability data capabilities? How can delaware help organizations organizations to drive value from it? We sat down with Sven and our sustainability lead David Swillen to understand. read more

Generative AI, one year after ChatGPT: first reflection, then activation

When OpenAI launched ChatGPT in November 2022, virtually the entire planet started realizing – almost overnight – the power of generative AI (GenAI): content creation based on large language models. Ever since, organizations have been exploring its potential for their own operations – and how to handle it responsibly. To help them maximize that opportunity, delaware has stepped up its GenAI investments and offering. read more

Connected Cost Management: how to leverage technology to reduce costs and grow faster

According to Gartner, both tech and growth are top strategic business priorities for both CFOs and CEOs in 2023. But during periods of economic uncertainty, many companies choose to minimize their activities in order to reduce costs. A few others view such a period as the ideal moment to reinforce their strategic footholds. The question arises: how can my company fund its growth while simultaneously reducing its cost base? delaware offers an approach that enables such a seemingly challenging path: Connected Cost Management (CCM). read more