December 08, 2016

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U.S. Chamber Foundation Announces Winners of 17th Annual Corporate Citizenship Awards

Posted: Nov 18, 2016 – 10:17 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 18 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation last night named the winners of its annual Corporate Citizenship Awards, recognizing eight business for making a significant, positive impact on the communities and societies in which they operate. Businesses act...

JetBlue, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance Urge Customers to “Buy Informed”

Posted: Nov 17, 2016 – 04:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Nov. 17 /CSRwire/ - JetBlue (Nasdaq: JBLU), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance are educating travelers about how to buy informed and travel smart to the Caribbean. Thanks to this partnership, JetBlue is now airing...

GAM Certified Conflict-Free by CFSI

Posted: Oct 31, 2016 – 03:00 PM EST

Waltham, MA and Perth, Australia, Oct. 31 /CSRwire/ - Global Advanced Metals Pty Ltd (GAM), a leading producer of tantalum products, was recently recertified conflict-free through the EICC/GeSI and CFSI Conflict Free Smelter Program (CFSP) following successful audits of its Aizu, Japan and...

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...

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