August 04, 2015

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John Dewar & Sons Surges Ahead with State-of-the-Art Sustainability Practices

Posted: Jul 15, 2015 – 10:29 AM EST

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Jul. 15 /CSRwire/ - The DEWAR Aberfeldy Distillery in the heart of the Scottish Highlands is known for its rich tradition of producing some of the worlds finest Scotch while at the same time, setting industry-leading sustainability standards. The late 2014...

Secretary-General Asks Business to Join Forces with UN on Framework for Financing Global Priorities

Posted: Jul 14, 2015 – 03:13 PM EST

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - Meeting today with CEOs, heads of state and ministers at a forum on the sidelines of a global finance summit, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on the corporate community to be our partners in supporting and financing...

AMD’s Commitment to Energy Efficiency Hits a Milestone

Posted: Jul 14, 2015 – 10:00 AM EST

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - One year ago AMD announced its 25x20 initiative with the goal to achieve a 25x typical energy efficiency improvement of our APUs (Accelerated Processing Units) by 2020, from a 2014 baseline. Energy efficiency has long been a...

Pact Report Sheds New Light on Conflict-Free Mining in Africa’s Great Lakes

Posted: Jul 14, 2015 – 08:47 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - Today, Pact released a report detailing the state of conflict-free minerals in The Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda and Burundi. The report provides an in-depth look at traceability and due diligence, as well as on-the-ground progress and...

Business Leaders State Sustainability Reporting is a Process That Drives Positive Change

Posted: Jul 14, 2015 – 04:00 AM EST

LONDON, Jul. 14 /CSRwire/ - Marks and Spencer, Sky, BT, Lloyds Banking Group and British American Tobacco are among the leading organisations that are driving change internally through their reporting processes. As outlined in Ethical Corporations Annual Review of CR Reporting and Communications...

Project C.U.R.E. Agreement with Newmont Continues Medical Support in Developing Countries

Posted: Jul 13, 2015 – 04:27 PM EST

DENVER, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Building on an eleven-year partnership, Project C.U.R.E. and Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) () today announced a three-year agreement to deliver at least $8 million in medical supplies as well as life-saving training for health care providers to...

CITGO Launches Third Fueling Education Program to Help Teachers and Schools

Posted: Jul 13, 2015 – 03:33 PM EST

HOUSTON, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - Starting July 13, educators seeking to improve their schools can enter the CITGO Fueling Education program offering teachers, student teachers and PTA/PTO members the chance to win $1,000 in school supplies for their classrooms. Eligible K-12 public school...

Green Mountain Energy Sun Club® Accepting Applications for 2016 Donations

Posted: Jul 13, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - The Green Mountain Energy Sun Club, a program formed by Green Mountain Energy Company to donate solar projects to non-profit organizations, has been transformed into an independent non-profit and is expanding its mission and scope to go...

MUrgency - UN RESEAU GLOBAL DE REPONSE D'URGENCE (One Global Emergency Response Network): Emergency Response that Connects the World

Posted: Jul 13, 2015 – 08:46 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jul. 13 /CSRwire/ - MUrgency Inc., the San Francisco based tech company which has developed MUrgency - UN RESEAU GLOBAL DE REPONSE D'URGENCE (One Global Emergency Response Network) cloud platform and mobile app, joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with...

Green Builder Media Applauds Eco-Leaders

Posted: Jul 10, 2015 – 03:35 PM EST

EASTSOUND, Wash., Jul. 10 /CSRwire/ - Green Builder Media recently announced its 2015 Eco-Leaders report naming nine outstanding companies who are paving the way towards sustainability. This year's Eco-Leaders have developed business strategies that account for diminishing natural resources and contribute to the...

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