May 29, 2015

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Chevron Annual Meeting Dominated by Ecuador Disaster as Resolution Rebuking CEO Watson Gains Wide Support

Posted: May 28, 2015 – 02:11 PM EST

SAN RAMON, Calif., May 28 /CSRwire/ - Chevron CEO John Watson could not escape public outrage and shareholder dissent about his mishandling of the massive $9.5 billion environmental disaster in the Ecuadorian Amazon at the company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) of shareholders this...

Visionary Business Leaders and Social Change Agents Join Local Economy Leaders in Phoenix for Annual BALLE Conference

Posted: May 28, 2015 – 01:15 PM EST

PHOENIX, May 28 /CSRwire/ - The 13th annual BALLE (Business Alliance of Local Living Economies) Conference is a three-day event that explores how locally rooted economic systems solve social, financial, and environmental problems. More than 500 local business leaders, social entrepreneurs, community funders,...

Bombardier Publishes its 2014 Activity Report, Sharpening our Focus

Posted: May 28, 2015 – 11:18 AM EST

MONTREAL, May 28 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Bombardier announced today the release of its 2014 Activity Report, entitled Sharpening our Focus. This publication clearly shows how the company integrates financial, societal, environmental and governance considerations to its business to create sustainable and long-term...

Cisco Now Focus of Holy Land Principles

Posted: May 28, 2015 – 10:05 AM EST

WASHINGTON , May 28 /CSRwire/ - Three major American companies doing business in Palestine/Israel - Israel/Palestine have now been served with Shareholder Resolutions on the Holy Land Principles an 8-point corporate code of conduct. GE, Corning and Intel have all been RESOLUTIONized. Fr....

Delhaize Group Release 2014 Sustainability Progress Report

Posted: May 28, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

BRUSSELS, Belgium, May 28 /CSRwire/ - Delhaize Group, is announcing the publication of its 2014 Sustainability Progress Report today online at http://sustainabilityreport.delhaizegroup.com. The report, the eighth annual assessment of the company's sustainability performance, highlights progress toward the Groups ambition to be a sustainability...

Raytheon Expands Student Veterans of America Partnership with $5 Million Commitment

Posted: May 27, 2015 – 04:44 PM EST

WALTHAM, Mass., May 27 /CSRwire/ - Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) today announced a new $5 million, multiyear commitment to Student Veterans of America (SVA) to help military veterans succeed in higher education and beyond. The expanded partnership providing resources, support, and advocacy is part...

Lifebuoy Champions Need for Handwashing with Soap Public Private Partnerships at AfricaSan 4 to Improve Newborn Survival

Posted: May 27, 2015 – 10:40 AM EST

Dakar, Senegal, May 27 /CSRwire/ - Unilever, through health soap brand Lifebuoy is calling on African leaders gathering in Senegal this week for AfricaSan - the continents pre-eminent sanitation and hygiene conference - to recognise the role of public private partnerships in addressing...

3BL Media Acquires UK-Based CSR Publisher of Ethical Performance

Posted: May 27, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

NORTHAMPTON, Mass., and CANTERBURY, U.K., May 27 /CSRwire/ - 3BL Media, LLC, a corporate communications platform exclusively dedicated to the distribution of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability news and content, announced today the acquisition of Dunstans Publishing Limited, a UK-based leading sustainability...

CFSI Enables Companies to Comply With New EU Conflict Minerals Legislation

Posted: May 27, 2015 – 08:30 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 27 /CSRwire/ - The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) today announced it stands ready to help companies navigate compliance with the pending conflict minerals legislation that was recently voted on by the European Parliament. In addition, the CFSI is adopting a...

Online Courses Address Social Responsibility

Posted: May 27, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST

NEWARK, Del., May 27 /CSRwire/ - The University of Delaware has launched three new online short courses to help companies integrate social responsibility and human rights throughout their operations. The courses are titled: Human Rights of Workers in Supply Chains; Textile and Apparel...

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