May 25, 2017

CSRWire.com The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

news by category

 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


USCIB Welcomes Herzog as New Head of Corporate Responsibility and Labor Practice

Posted: May 24, 2017 – 04:52 PM EST

NEW YORK, May 24 /CSRwire/ - Gabriella Rigg Herzog has joined the United States Council for International Business (USCIB) as vice president for corporate responsibility and labor affairs. Working out of USCIBs New York headquarters, Herzog will lead the organizations work on labor...

Export Development Canada prices third Green Bond, responding to rising global interest in climate financing

Posted: May 24, 2017 – 04:52 PM EST

OTTAWA, Ontario, May 24 /CSRwire/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today priced USD 500 million 1.625% Fixed Rate Green Bond due June 1, 2020. The lead underwriters were HSBC, J.P. Morgan and SEB. This offering is scheduled to close on June 1, 2017....

Consumers Energy Investing Nearly $440 Million to Enhance Safety, Reliability of Natural Gas System

Posted: May 24, 2017 – 01:00 PM EST

JACKSON, Mich., May 24 /CSRwire/ - Focusing on safety and reliability, Consumers Energy is spending nearly $440 million this year to modernize its natural gas system. At Consumers Energy, the safe, reliable delivery of natural gas is a top priority. We are committed...

Judge and Jury Revealed: Responsible Business Awards 2017

Posted: May 24, 2017 – 08:05 AM EST

LONDON, May 24 /CSRwire/ - Back with a renewed focus on Impact, Scalability and Innovation, the 8th Annual Ethical Corporation Responsible Business Awards aim to set the sustainable benchmark for 2017 and celebrate the worlds leading business initiatives. To support this aim, were...

Report: Closing the Loop on the Circular Economy

Posted: May 24, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

LONDON, May 24 /CSRwire/ - In todays age of CSR culpability, businesses are increasingly looking towards the circular economy as a societal as well as business step away from what the Ellen MacArthur Foundation call the take, make and dispose extractive model of...

National Soil Health Action Plan Focuses on Profitability, Resilience

Posted: May 23, 2017 – 02:57 PM EST

WASHINGTON, May 23 /CSRwire/ - Agricultural and conservation leaders have committed to a national Soil Health Action Plan that will advance science-based research and drive productivity, profitability and resilience on U.S. farms and ranches, while benefiting the environment. The plan Enriching Soil, Enhancing...

U.S. Chamber Foundation, The Sustainability Consortium, and the Retail Industry Leaders Association Launch Circular Economy Toolbox

Posted: May 23, 2017 – 11:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 23 /CSRwire/ - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundations Corporate Citizenship Center, in partnership with The Sustainability Consortium (TSC) and the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA), today launched the Circular Economy Toolbox, an online platform to help companies incorporate more...

First SDGs Reporting Training Session by GRI, Statistics Canada, eRevalue, TELUS and the GCNC to launch in Toronto

Posted: May 23, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

TORONTO, May 23 /CSRwire/ - The Global Compact Network Canada, in collaboration with the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), Statistics Canada, TELUS, and eRevalue, is offering a full-day training to provide professionals with an opportunity to learn from industry leaders and experts on how...

Smithfield Foods Releases Complete 2016 Sustainability Report, Highlights Charitable Giving and Focus on Employee Engagement

Posted: May 23, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

SMITHFIELD, Va., May 23 /CSRwire/ - Smithfield Foods, Inc. published the fourth and final installment of its 2016 Sustainability Report with the release of its Helping Communities and People sections. The sections demonstrate Smithfields ongoing commitment to charitable giving endeavors that support communities...

Landmark Research Shows Americans Are Redefining The “Good Life”

Posted: May 23, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

Large opportunity for business to support new aspirations of balance, health, and connections

Features


 

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