KPMG in the UK embarked on a journey of transformation during 2013, in pursuit of our strategic goal to dominate professional services. Our Annual Review highlights how we bring real benefits to our clients, our people and society as a whole.
We are proud to be partnering with Action for Literacy and Shelter to enable us to play a greater part in tackling the key issues of literacy and homelessness in the UK today.
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Technology has revolutionised the day-to-day lives of individuals and organisations alike. But if we're to continue to benefit and to profit from it, and if we're to minimise the potential downsides, we're going to have make some choices.
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The 2013 edition of our Alumni magazine, Connected, features Alumni profiles, as well as articles about Cyber Security and Tax Transparency. Regional variations for Scotland, North, Midlands and South are also available
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Homework – Film Transcript
THERE IS A BOY…
AN ORDINARY BOY…
HE’S JUST LIKE EVERYONE WE KNOW…
BUT WHEN HE’S LEFT ALONE…
HE DOESN’T OPEN UP HIS BOOKS…
FROM WHICH THE PAGES HAVE ALL FLOWN…
THE WORDS REMAIN A MYSTERY...
IN THE FOUR WALLS OF HIS MIND…
A DOWNWARD SPIRAL…
THAT’S DRAGGING HIM BEHIND…
He’s a statistic…He’s 1 in 3 children who doesn’t own a book… He’s 1 of 1.6 million children in poor housing in Britain …
A place of insecurity…A place that isn’t home…Homeless or badly housed children are nearly twice as likely as other children to leave school without GCSEs
And that really puts the
…And then he’s expected to grow up…
But the world just gets bigger…
Filled with closing doors…
He is like 1 in every 6 people in the UK who struggle with literacy. He will live without the reading, writing, speaking and listening skills he needs to fulfill his potential…
There is a key that can unlock his potential…
Improving literacy skills and preventing homelessness sit at the heart of rebuilding our economy…
By working together with Action for Literacy and Shelter we can build a brighter tomorrow
KPMGSHELTERACTION FOR LITERACY
To find out more visit www.kpmg.com/uk/nationalcharities
Homeless or badly housed children are nearly twice as likely as other children to leave school without any GCSEs.
This programme forms part of our community strategy where we focus on improving employability and building the capacity of community organisations.
If you would like find out more, or donate individually to the charities we are supporting, please visit the Action for Literacy or Shelter websites.
KPMG's CSR Team
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