CSR, Sustainability & Inclusivity Fireside Chat


This opportunity is open to all DMU students. The maximum number of places for this event is 15. Please check our eligibility criteria for further details.


In cooperation with our partner, Pagoda Projects, DMU Global will be offering twenty online events throughout the 2020-2021 academic year. All events are employability focused and aim to give students an insight into topics related to the international working world.

This event will address the topics of corporate social responsibility, sustainability and inclusivity in the workplace. A fireside chat is an informal yet structured interview between a Pagoda Projects moderator and a guest. It’s a unique opportunity to uncover the speaker’s personal stories and ideas.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about what it is like working in these key areas of a business from an experienced practitioner.
  • Discuss how organisational attitudes towards sustainability issues and practices changed over last two decades.


For this session, we welcome Christina Ameln, Sustainability Strategist & Advisor at Purple IVY.

Christina Ameln consults on and project manages CSR and Sustainability projects for companies as well as multilateral and non-profit organizations. She has over 20 years’ experience working internationally out of Europe and USA; and regionally in Asia integrating sustainability both strategically and operationally.

She is also the creator and contributor of www.SustainableVietnam.com and believes in the power of connecting people, industries and sectors to create sustainable impact. Christina is also a Member of the Board of Advisors for LIN Centre for Community Development and a Sustainability Strategist and Advisor for Purple IVY in Sweden. Along with her travels in South East Asia with her family she has also written two children’s books.


If you would like to join this event, click the ‘Apply now’ button at the bottom of this page. You will receive a formal invitation and link to the event to your DMU e-mail account 1 day before it takes place.

Key information

  • Application deadline: Friday 2 October 2020, 9am
  • Live session start time: Tuesday 6 October 2020, 12pm
  • Session duration: 1 hour

If you have any questions about this opportunity please contact us at dmuglobal@dmu.ac.uk