October 13, 2015

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The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) Continues to Push for Career Advancement for Hispanics Through New Leadership Development Program and Research Initiative

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 02:40 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR), one of the nations leading organizations for the inclusion of Hispanics in Corporate America, is hosting its 2015 HACR Leadership Pipeline Program (LPP) and HACR STEM Initiative on November 2-3...

Seventh Generation Commits to Achieving 2020 Carbon Reduction Goals in Conjunction With Burlington, Vermont Visit From Former Vice President and Nobel Prize Winner, Al Gore

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 01:15 PM EST

BURLINGTON, VT, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Seventh Generation, a leading household and personal care company, today confirmed its commitment to its goal of obtaining energy only from non-fossil fuel sources by 2020. The announcement was made in conjunction with Former Vice...

Holy Land Principles Presses Cisco

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 10:03 AM EST

CAPITOL HILL, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - Pressure continues on Cisco in advance of its upcoming Annual Meeting to sign the Holy Land Principles an 8-point corporate code of conduct for American companies doing business in Israel-Palestine. The giant high tech company has scheduled...

Earthworm-Inspired Soil Solution Captures First Place in Nature-Inspired Global Challenge

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 09:30 AM EST

ATLANTA, Ga., Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - A design created to help farmers keep nutrients in the soil won first prize in the first food system-focused Biomimicry Global Design Challenge. This innovation, created by a team of students from the University of Oregon, was...

New Business Performance Metrics Revealed at Sustainable Brands New Metrics ‘15

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Sustainable Brands community announces several initiatives focused on identifying, measuring and quantifying entirely new forms of business risk and value at New Metrics 15 this week in Boston, MA. Over 300 global senior executives across diverse...

Indian Inventors Face Significant Challenges Bringing Life-Improving Products to Market

Posted: Oct 06, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 06 /CSRwire/ - The Lemelson Foundation, the worlds leading funder of invention in service of social and economic change, today released a new report, Catalyzing Capital for Invention: Spotlight on India. The report examines Indias impact ecosystem, the broad network...

Villagers Threaten New Lawsuit Against Chevron In U.S. Courts; Order Company to Cease Destruction of Documents

Posted: Oct 05, 2015 – 12:49 PM EST

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 05 /CSRwire/ - Indigenous villagers and their lawyers have ordered Chevron to cease the destruction of all documents related to oil contamination in Ecuadors rainforest in light of compelling new evidence the company presented false witness testimony and committed...

High Performance Buildings Database to Be Unveiled at BuildingEnergy NYC Conference & Trade Show

Posted: Oct 05, 2015 – 11:45 AM EST

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. and GREENFIELD, Mass., Oct. 05 /CSRwire/ - On October 15th 2015, at the TKP Conference Center in midtown Manhattan the Northeasts oldest community of green builders, architects, engineers, developers, planners, and more will gather to present a one-day conference...

UN Adopts Sustainable Development Goals

Posted: Oct 05, 2015 – 11:11 AM EST

ALEXANDRIA, VA , Oct. 05 /CSRwire/ - In concert with the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by the United Nations, Global Impact launched a multi-pronged initiative to advance the goals in several sectors. The 17 SDGs are an aggressive, but achievable...

In Indonesia, Novo Nordisk is Diabetes CSR Company of the Year

Posted: Oct 02, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

Bagsværd, Denmark, Oct. 02 /CSRwire/ - For the second straight year, the global research company Frost Sullivan has named Novo Nordisk Indonesia the Diabetes CSR Company of the Year. The acknowledgement recognises the companys commitment and collaboration to improve care for the six...



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