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Ceres Commends EPA for First Ever National Rule Today on Methane Pollution

Posted: May 12, 2016 – 03:44 PM EST

BOSTON, Mass., May 12 /CSRwire/ - As the clean energy transition continues to pick up steam globally in the wake of the Paris Climate Agreement, the nonprofit sustainability Ceres and major investors welcomed todays commitment from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to significantly...

Fatherly Names Diageo One of America’s Best Places to Work for New Dads

Posted: May 12, 2016 – 03:36 PM EST

NORWALK, Conn., May 12 /CSRwire/ - Diageo, the global leader in beverage alcohol, announced today that it has been recognized as one of the best places to work for new dads by Fatherly, the digital lifestyle guide for men entering parenthood. Diageo was...

Western Union Offers Fee-Free Money Transfers Within Canada to Alberta

Posted: May 12, 2016 – 11:59 AM EST

TORONTO, May 12 /CSRwire/ - To support communities and families affected by the recent wildfires in Alberta, The Western Union Company, a leader in global payment services, today announced it would enable consumers in Canada to send money to Alberta with no transfer...

Institute for Public Relations Report Demonstrates Organizations are Failing to Provide a Clear "Line-of-Sight" to Employees

Posted: May 11, 2016 – 01:00 PM EST

GAINSVILLE, Fla., May 11 /CSRwire/ - The Institute for Public Relations (IPR) Commission on Organizational Communication has released the first global study on Organizational Clarity, finding organizations are failing to provide a complete to employees. The study, Organizational Clarity: The Case for Workforce...

Holy Land Principles Resolution-izes UPS

Posted: May 11, 2016 – 10:04 AM EST

WASHINGTON, May 11 /CSRwire/ - For the first time in its history, UPS has been presented with a Resolution regarding its fair employment practices in Israel-Palestine. The huge delivery company, with 424, 000 employees, operates in approximately 220 countries and territories. It entered...

YourCause Expands Employee Engagement Network by more than 550,000 Employees During Q1 2016

Posted: May 11, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

PLANO, Texas, May 11 /CSRwire/ - YourCause, provider of CSRconnect Employee Engagement Platform, added 17 new corporate clients to the CSRconnect Network during the first quarter, increasing the total network of enterprise employees served by more than 550,000 to 3,600,000. The company attributes...

Pact Report Highlights Progress Against Child Labor in Mining in Congo

Posted: May 11, 2016 – 09:53 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 11 /CSRwire/ - Today, Pact released a report detailing the progress of efforts to address child labor in mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The report provides an in-depth look at four years of on-the-ground programming in the country,...

New CSR Pathways, Human Rights, Consumer Expectations Are Key Topics at 9th BBB Forum on June 2 in NYC

Posted: May 11, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 11 /CSRwire/ - On June 2, 2016, the Metro New York BBBs Education and Research Foundation will present its ninth BBB Forum on Corporate Responsibility entitled Playing the Long Game: Corporate Responsibility in a Changing Environment. This elite half-day program...

Partnership Launched to Tackle Cervical Cancer in Africa

Posted: May 11, 2016 – 02:00 AM EST

BRAZZAVILLE / KIGALI, May 11 /CSRwire/ - Ongoing efforts to prevent and control cervical cancer in the African Region have received a significant boost following the announcement of a pioneering partnership between the World Health Organization African Region (WHO AFRO) and the International...

Gildan Awarded a Prestigious Distintivo ESR(R) 2016 Award

Posted: May 10, 2016 – 05:12 PM EST

MONTREAL, QUEBEC, May 10 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwired) - Gildan (TSX:GIL)(NYSE: GIL) has been recognized with a Distintivo ESR(R) 2016award, presented by the Mexican Center for Philanthropy (Cemefi) and the Alliance for Corporate Social responsibility (Aliarse) to companies in Latin America that are considered...

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