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ECOR Appoints New Advisory Boardmember Hazel Henderson of Ethical Markets

Published: Jul 31, 2017 – 09:24 AM EST

SAN DIEGO, Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ - ECOR, the global leader in sustainable materials and solutions for the circular economy, today announced that Hazel Henderson, a world renowned economic analyst, author and the pioneer of sustainable ethical finance, has joined its Advisory Board. The...

CR Magazine Announces Finalists for 2017 Responsible CEO of Year Award and Lifetime Achievement Award

Published: Jul 25, 2017 – 08:35 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jul. 25 /CSRwire/ - CR Magazine announced today finalists for the 10th annual Responsible CEO Award and seventh annual Lifetime Achievement Award, given to corporate leaders committed to a progressive environmental, social and governance (ESG) agenda. These prestigious awards will be presented...

New Report Details How U.S. Courts Endorsed Chevron’s Fabricated Evidence In Historic Amazon Pollution Case

Published: May 16, 2017 – 09:57 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 16 /CSRwire/ - A federal appellate court in New York ignored devastating new evidence that Chevron and its lawyers fabricated witness testimony and distorted key evidence when it affirmed an unprecedented decision designed to immunize the company from a historic...

Danone CEO Announces Intention to Deepen Work with B Lab

Published: Apr 27, 2017 – 02:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Apr. 27 /CSRwire/ - During today's Annual General Meeting of shareholders, Danone CEO Emmanuel Faber announced the company's plan to deepen their work with B Lab and to design a roadmap for Danone to ultimately obtain B Corp certification as a...

Grameen America Partners with Citi and Mastercard to Launch Transformative Digital Finance Platform for Low-Income Women Entrepreneurs

Published: Feb 21, 2017 – 02:06 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 21 /CSRwire/ - Grameen America, a leading nonprofit microfinance organization, today announced a collaboration with Citi and Mastercard to introduce a number of financial technology solutions that will greatly enhance the organization's ability to promote digital financial access and...

Univision Contigo Reimagined to Build Strong Minds, Promote Healthy Habits, & Celebrate Diversity

Published: Feb 20, 2017 – 04:38 PM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 20 /CSRwire/ - Click to read in Spanish Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, today announced the next evolution of Univision Contigo, its award-winning corporate social responsibility and community empowerment platform, to focus on empowering...

First Benefit Corporation Goes Public -- Laureate Education

Published: Feb 13, 2017 – 02:54 PM EST

New Corporate Structure Upends Shareholder Primacy Opens Path to Combat Short-Termism, Reduce Systemic Risk, and Create Value for All Stakeholders in Public Capital Markets

U.S. Chamber Foundation Releases Safety and Security Quick Guides

Published: Feb 06, 2017 – 04:00 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, in partnership with Johnson Controls, Inc., today released the Safety and Security Quick Guides, an online platform to educate communities, business owners, and chambers of commerce on steps they can take to...

Northern Trust Asset Management Launches Unique Sustainable Real Estate Index and Fund in Conjunction with GRESB

Published: Jan 30, 2017 – 09:15 AM EST

LONDON & AMSTERDAM, Jan. 30 /CSRwire/ - Northern Trust Asset Management, collaborating with GRESB, the global sustainability benchmark for real assets, has launched a unique sustainable real estate index. A Dutch-domiciled pooled fund passively managed to this new index has also been launched....

With New Court Decision Against Chevron, Ecuadorian Villagers Take Major Step Forward In Ecuador Pollution Case

Published: Jan 23, 2017 – 06:41 PM EST

Ecuador, Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - Communities in Ecuador moved another important step closer to justice last week when an Ontario court ruled that they have the right to go to trial in Canada against Chevron, the oil company responsible for deliberately dumping, and...

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