September 19, 2018

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Disney Invests in Employees’ Futures with Unprecedented Education Program

Published: Sep 10, 2018 – 03:00 PM EST

BURBANK, Calif., Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - In January of this year, Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger announced an initial $50 million investment in a new and ongoing education initiative aimed specifically at The Walt Disney Company's hourly workforce. "I have always believed...

Chevron Facing Furious Backlash for Using Secret Court to Violate Ecuador Pollution Judgment, Say Ecuadorians

Published: Sep 10, 2018 – 02:30 PM EST

QUITO, Ecuador, Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - Chevron CEO Michael Wirth is facing a furious backlash from civil society and allegations of racism after his company used a secret trade arbitration court run by private lawyers to try to attack Indigenous peoples and farmer...

Texas Instruments Grants $8.1 Million to Provide Access to Education in Under-resourced Areas Throughout North Texas

Published: Sep 10, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

DALLAS, Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - Texas Instruments (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) announced today that its corporate and foundation education grants total $8.1 million in 2018, of which $6.9 million (85%) aims to improve kindergarten through 12th grade science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education....

Don’t Miss the Most Important Sustainability Event of the Year—BSR18: A New Blueprint for Business

Published: Sep 10, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 10 /CSRwire/ - The world is changing at a rapid pace. New technologies, shifting cultural norms, evolving economic structures, and unprecedented environmental threats are reshaping the planet. The business agenda is also changing, and the sustainability agenda needs to change...

International Tribunal Rules for Chevron in Ecuador Case

Published: Sep 07, 2018 – 04:40 PM EST

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - An international tribunal administered by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague has issued an award in favor of Chevron (NYSE: CVX) and its indirect subsidiary, Texaco Petroleum Company (TexPet), finding that the Republic of...

Nespresso Revives Zimbabwe’s Coffee Production

Published: Sep 07, 2018 – 02:36 PM EST

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - Nespresso announced today a long-term investment plan to revive Zimbabwe's coffee industry and stimulate the rural economy. The company will provide training and technical assistance to 400 smallholder coffee farmers over the next five years, with the...

Ecuador Indigenous Leaders Criticize Secret Trade Arbitrators For Interference With $12b Chevron Pollution Judgment

Published: Sep 07, 2018 – 02:27 PM EST

QUITO, Ecuador, Sep. 07 /CSRwire/ - Indigenous leaders and rainforest communities in Ecuador's Amazon today criticized a secret panel of three private trade arbitrators for trying to interfere with the enforcement of their $12 billion pollution judgment against Chevron in Canadian courts under...

Global Compact Network Canada Recognizing Businesses for SDGs Impact at the 3rd Annual Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Leadership Awards

Published: Sep 06, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

TORONTO, Sep. 06 /CSRwire/ - The SDG Leadership Awards are Canada's celebration of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and an inspiration for business leadership. The SDG Leadership Awards aim to recognize Canadian organizations who are helping advance the SDGs and calling on other...

Toxnot Chosen to be Platform for Creation of ILFI Declare Labels

Published: Sep 06, 2018 – 08:30 AM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo., Sep. 06 /CSRwire/ - The International Living Future Institute (ILFI) has selected Toxnot as the software platform for the creation of Declare Labels. Toxnot is a chemical management innovator, enabling users to collect chemical data, compare chemical hazard profiles, optimize...

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