January 20, 2017

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

Cargill’s Progress on Building Deforestation-Free Supply Chains Outlined in New Report

The first Cargill Report on Forests covers on-the-ground actions within six priority supply chains and global collaborations to advance sustainable agriculture.

Take a Look

Warren Buffett, Bill Gate...

Washington watchers who see a gloomy future for environmental issues...

What Will We Eat In 2030?

The future of food is a contested space, with multiple...

Ikea sustainability repor...

An Ikea sustainability report has revealed the Swedish furniture firm...

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

Ecuador Villagers Celebrate Victory, Vow to Seize Chevron Assets to Pay for Pollution Clean-up After Canada Court Decision

Published: Jan 20, 2017 – 07:47 PM EST

Toronto, Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - Leaders of Ecuadorian indigenous rainforest communities have won the right to take Chevron to a short "mini-trial" to try to seize roughly $12 billion in company assets in Canada to enforce an environmental judgment, despite a technical legal...

Astellas Improves Rank in Second Year Named to Corporate Knights’ 2017 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations

Published: Jan 20, 2017 – 05:29 PM EST

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - Astellas has been named for the second year one of Corporate Knights' 2017 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, moving up 10 spots in the index. Corporate Knights announced this year's honorees at the World...

Empowering Women Through Design

Published: Jan 20, 2017 – 04:15 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - US-based social enterprise Raven + Lily has joined the Business Call to Action (BctA) with a commitment to provide market access and sustainable livelihoods to over 2,000 women from impoverished communities. Launched in 2008, the BCtA aims...

Smart Grid Gains From New Black & Veatch EPC Program Management System

Published: Jan 20, 2017 – 03:47 PM EST

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - Black Veatch announced today a new tool aimed at helping utilities deploy large-scale grid modernization projects. The company's cloud-based Spatial Engineering Knowledge Optimization Immersive Analysis system - SEKOIA - is a central hub for all project...

Macomb Innovation Fund Awards $225,000 to Five Detroit-area Technology Startups

Published: Jan 19, 2017 – 04:05 PM EST

WARREN, Mich., Jan. 19 /CSRwire/ - Five early-stage companies from Macomb, Washtenaw and Wayne counties will receive $225,000 in funding from the Innovation Fund Macomb Community College, Powered by JPMorgan Chase Co. Since July 2015, the Macomb Innovation Fund has awarded $1.4 million...

Shire Announces Seventh Annual Scholarship for Individuals With ADHD

Published: Jan 19, 2017 – 03:39 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Mass., Jan. 19 /CSRwire/ - Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) is pleased to announce the launch of the 2017 Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship. The scholarship program is for legal residents of the United States who are under the care of a...

Featured News


 

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