April 21, 2019

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

 Sustainability Press Releases


Any action or interaction that is focused on meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

 CSR News

Press Releases are distributed to journalists at major media outlets, investment professionals, academics, analysts, activists and consumers, NGOs and nonprofits, sustainability and CSR organizations, corporate CSR officers and other professionals focused on Corporate Social Responsibility and sustainability.

Select from the menu to the right to filter by CSR Category

Story From the Field: Eliminating Child Labour

Posted: Feb 01, 2019 – 10:25 AM EST

LONDON, Feb. 01 /CSRwire/ - Jam Muhammad Saleem is a smallholder cotton farmer who lives near the village Jhangar Marha, in the remote, rural district of Muzaffargarh, in Pakistans Punjab province. When his eldest son, Muhammad Umar, turned 12, Saleem considering Umar old...

CNFA-Implemented Cocoa Initiative to Collaborate With Blommer Chocolate Co. in Côte d’Ivoire

Posted: Jan 31, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31 /CSRwire/ - Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA), an international agricultural development organization, announced that Blommer Chocolate Co. and the Maximizing Opportunities in Cocoa Activity (MOCA) project, implemented by CNFA, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Jan. 7 aimed...

Field to Market Announces Three-Year Strategic Plan, Welcomes New Board Members

Posted: Jan 29, 2019 – 01:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29 /CSRwire/ - Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture announced today the launch of a new three-year strategic plan. The 2019-2021 Strategic Plan builds on more than a decade of Field to Markets role as the leading multi-stakeholder organization...

Private Equity-Backed FigBytes Acquires Unison's Global Sustainability Platform

Posted: Jan 25, 2019 – 12:10 PM EST

GATINEAU, Canada, Jan. 25 /CSRwire/ - FigBytes Inc. (FigBytes), has acquired the global sustainability platform of Detroit, MI-based Unison (Unison), representatives from both companies have confirmed. The deal closed on January 25th, 2019. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition is a continuation...

UNFCU Foundation Announces 2019 Grant Recipients

Posted: Jan 23, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - UNFCU Foundation announced today that it has given grants to support the projects of 14 organizations in 2019. The work of each project aligns with the Foundations mission to sustain a path out of poverty through education...

SC Johnson Announces Global Partnership with Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Posted: Jan 23, 2019 – 12:05 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - Today, SC Johnson and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation announce a global partnership reflective of their mutual passion and dedication to accelerating the transition to a circular economy. SC Johnson joins the Ellen MacArthur Foundations nine existing Global...

Ørsted Is the World’s Most Sustainable Energy Company

Posted: Jan 22, 2019 – 08:30 AM EST

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ - rsted, the global leader in offshore wind, surpassed more than 7,500 international, billion-dollar companies to rank fourth in the Corporate Knights' 2019 index of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World. The ranking also makes...

BNEF: Clean Energy Investment Exceeded $300 Billion Once Again in 2018

Posted: Jan 17, 2019 – 03:04 PM EST

NEW YORK and LONDON, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ - Global clean energy investment[1] totaled $332.1 billion in 2018, down 8% on 2017. Last year was the fifth in a row in which investment exceeded the $300 billion mark, according to authoritative figures from research...

Tyson Foods and EDF Launch Partnership to Accelerate Sustainable Food Production

Posted: Jan 15, 2019 – 02:12 PM EST

SPRINGDALE, Ark., Jan. 15 /CSRwire/ - Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) and Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) today announced a new partnership to develop and deploy initiatives that support Tysons sustainability strategy and help meet increasing consumer demand for more sustainably grown food. The partnerships...

Anthem Named SBER’s Outstanding Corporate Leader of 2018/ TripAdvisor’s Matt Mayerhofer Named SBER’s Outstanding Executive of 2018

Posted: Jan 11, 2019 – 02:00 PM EST

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 11 /CSRwire/ - Sustainability Roundtable, Inc. (SR Inc), the leader in Sustainability Program Assistance, announced that at Intuits global headquarters in Mountain View California in December, SR Inc recognized Anthem as the Sustainable Business Enterprise Roundtable's (SBER) 2018 Outstanding Corporate...



Issuers of news releases and not csrwire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content