October 21, 2016

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Higher Education Gains a Tool for Benchmarking Focused on Student Success

Posted: Oct 06, 2016 – 11:00 AM EST

WAYNE, Pa. , Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - B Lab, a non-profit organization, has launched a customized version of their B Impact Assessment to effectively measure the impact of higher education institutions and improve institutional accountability. The new standards are focused on ethical practices...

Coca-Cola HBC Sets Out New Sustainability Targets Supporting Its Purpose to Inspire a Better Future

Posted: Sep 30, 2016 – 08:30 AM EST

ZUG, SWITZERLAND , Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - Coca-Cola HBC, ranked global beverage industry sustainability leader by Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) earlier this month, announces new sustainability targets. By 2020 the company commits to: Take 40% of the total energy used from renewable...

Chicago Foundation Announces 7th Class of Fellows Promoting Ethical Business Leadership

Posted: Sep 13, 2016 – 09:45 AM EST

CHICAGO, Sep. 13 /CSRwire/ - Today, the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund, a Chicago-based family foundation, is proud to announce the 7th Class of McGowan Fellows. Established in 2010, the McGowan Fellows Program annually recognizes ten second-year MBA students who demonstrate academic excellence...

GAM's Agreement to Sell Mine Assets

Posted: Jun 28, 2016 – 08:30 AM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., U.S. and PERTH, Australia, Jun. 28 /CSRwire/ - Global Advanced Metals Pty Ltd (GAM), a leading producer of conflict-free tantalum, today announced that it has entered an agreement, through its wholly owned subsidiary Global Advanced Metals Wodgina Pty Ltd, to sell...

There’s a Clear Path for Business on Sustainability, Finds United Nations Global Compact-Accenture Strategy Study

Posted: Jun 23, 2016 – 02:10 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jun. 23 /CSRwire/ - Eighty-seven percent of chief executive officers (CEOs) say the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent an essential opportunity to rethink approaches to sustainability, and nearly half (49 percent) say businesses will be the most important...

Convercent Secures $11 Million in Series C Funding to Drive Compliance Innovation

Posted: Jun 07, 2016 – 07:00 AM EST

DENVER, CO, Jun. 07 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Convercent, the leading provider of enterprise compliance management software, today announced it has raised $11 million in Series C funding led by Tola Capital, which invests in the next generation of enterprise software companies, with...

Chevron CEO Faces Pressure Cooker Over Ecuador, Climate Change at Shareholder Meeting

Posted: May 23, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., May 23 /CSRwire/ - Chevron's unprecedented $11 billion pollution liability in Ecuador and its refusal to address climate change are set to dominate the company's annual meeting this week as CEO John Watson faces increasing pressure from his own shareholders, court...

Five Global Companies Join Forces to Fight Migrant Worker Exploitation

Posted: May 06, 2016 – 02:05 PM EST

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 06 /CSRwire/ - The Coca-Cola Company, HP Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IKEA and Unilever today in London launched a new collaboration, the Leadership Group for Responsible Recruitment, focused on promoting ethical recruitment and combating the exploitation of migrant workers...

Nearly 1,700 Companies Withdraw from North Carolina Events in Response to HB2

Posted: Apr 11, 2016 – 09:30 AM EST

WAYNE, PA, Apr. 11 /CSRwire/ - Today, in response to HB2, North Carolinas new law limiting anti-discrimination protections, the global community of nearly 1,700 Certified B Corporations announced it will relocate a cluster of October events out of North Carolina. Those events include...

JLL Named a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute for the Ninth Consecutive Year

Posted: Apr 11, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Apr. 11 /CSRwire/ - Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE: JLL) has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2016 Worlds Most Ethical Company. This is the ninth year...



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