corporate responsibility

Merjent's Corporate Responsibility and Social Performance Services help clients navigate the complexities of social risks. Effective management of social risks can help you address challenges and opportunities, improve efficiencies, and manage your reputation as a responsible company. Regardless of a company's size and location, social risks can negatively affect operational stability and, eventually, the financial bottom line. If left unmanaged, social risks can escalate into crises that require significant and unexpected resources to address. Merjent advisors have direct industry experience in designing and implementing effective social risk management approaches and supporting the development of clients' internal capacity to meet daily business challenges, whether your company operates in the United States, Canada, or internationally.

Merjent's advisors can support your company with the following services:

  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Aboriginal Consultation for Regulatory Authorizations (Canada)
  • Engagement to Support Government-to-Government Consultation Between Federal and State Agencies and Native American Tribes (US)
  • Negotiation, Implementation and Monitoring of Indigenous Community/Company Agreements
  • Social Impact and Risk Assessments
  • Indigenous Values and Rights Assessment
  • Human Rights Risk and Impact Assessment
  • Social Performance Management Systems and Assurance
  • Social Due Diligence for Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures
  • Strategic Community Investment and Philanthropy
  • Social Risk Analysis for Investors
  • Submissions for Leadership Indices (e.g., Dow Jones Sustainability Index)
  • Community Safety
  • Sustainability Reporting and Communications