September 21, 2018

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In SLAPP Attack, Chevron Trying to Intimidate Citizens Who Challenged Company Over Massive Pollution In Amazon

Posted: Aug 31, 2018 – 09:42 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /CSRwire/ - Unable to extinguish a $12b liability won by Ecuadorian rainforest communities, Chevron and its law firm Gibson Dunn have issued a new subpoena in the U.S. that seeks emails from 57 supporters of the Ecuadorians in what...

AEP Releases ESG/Sustainability Report as Part of Industry Initiative

Posted: Aug 30, 2018 – 04:09 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 30 /CSRwire/ - American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) has released its 2018 Edison Electric Institute (EEI) Environmental, Social, Governance and Sustainability (ESG/Sustainability) Report, as part of an industry effort to provide investors with more uniform and consistent sustainability data and...

Reef and Urban Surf 4 Kids Unite to Capture the Power of the Beach With New Docu-short “First Beach”

Posted: Aug 30, 2018 – 01:30 PM EST

CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 30 /CSRwire/ - To ring in National Beach Day, REEF, the industry leader in beach footwear and apparel, announced the premiere of First Beach, a new docu-short featuring non-profit organization Urban Surf 4 Kids. The film takes viewers behind-the-scenes and...

Tiffany & Co. Launches 2017 Sustainability Report, Highlights Social and Environmental Progress and Commitments

Posted: Aug 30, 2018 – 11:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /CSRwire/ - Tiffany Co. published its eighth annual Sustainability Report, highlighting the companys ambitious social and environmental commitments, its latest progress and leadership in corporate responsibility. Sustainability lies at the heart of the Tiffany Co. brands both our legacy...

Nation’s 1st Pollinator-Friendly Right-of-Way Solar Project Moves Forward in Georgia

Posted: Aug 29, 2018 – 03:30 PM EST

The Georgia Public Service Commission (Georgia PSC) has authorized funding for Georgia Power to construct, own and operate a one-megawatt solar array on Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) property at Exit 14 off Interstate 85, which is known as “The Ray.” Georgia...

EngenderHealth Names Traci L. Baird as President and CEO

Posted: Aug 29, 2018 – 10:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 29 /CSRwire/ - EngenderHealth, a leading global womens health and sexual and reproductive rights organization, today announced that Traci L. Baird, MPH, will join the organization as President and CEO on October 1. Baird, an experienced and respected leader in...

Jackson Family Wines Reaches 77% Certified Sustainable Vineyards Goal

Posted: Aug 28, 2018 – 07:07 AM EST

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Aug. 28 /CSRwire/ - Jackson Family Wines today introduced the fourth of regular sustainability updates that will be released throughout 2018 to report progress against the companys 2021 sustainability goals. Read our sustainability progress update here. A progressive leader in...

Wilsonart Escalates Commitment to Educate Architects and Designers about Endangered Woods and Protected Forests

Posted: Aug 28, 2018 – 07:00 AM EST

TEMPLE, Texas, Aug. 28 /CSRwire/ - A year after launching its educational initiative, Understanding Wood: Sourcing Against the Grain, Wilsonart announces a renewed commitment to help educate architects and designers (AD) about using responsibly sourced wood materials. To further support the AD community,...

Safe Spaces for Threatened Species

Posted: Aug 27, 2018 – 05:41 PM EST

Energy company Ørsted and WWF (the World Wildlife Fund) will partner to fight the impacts of climate change, such as by exploring ways to protect animals and habitats threatened by chronic droughts or rising sea levels. The partnership kicks-off with a “climate safari”...

First Class of the East African Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Fellowship Program Graduates

Posted: Aug 27, 2018 – 01:16 PM EST

NEW YORK, HOUSTON, and KAMPALA, Uganda, Aug. 27 /CSRwire/ - The Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uganda, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, East African Community, Uganda Cancer Institute, Baylor College of Medicine Childrens Foundation- Uganda, Mulago National Referral Hospital, the...

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