October 20, 2017

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From Boston to Birmingham: 25 Historic Main Street Districts Across America Vie for $2 Million in Grants Decided by Public Vote During Partners in Preservation Campaign

Posted: Sep 25, 2017 – 03:27 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - American Express and The National Trust for Historic Preservation, in collaboration with Main Street America, announced today that Partners in Preservation is headed to Main Street. Partners in Preservation is a community-based partnership to raise awareness of...

Big Problems Big Ideas 2017-2018 Announcement

Posted: Sep 25, 2017 – 12:21 PM EST

CHICAGO, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - Taylor Thompson, founder of the Taylor Wilson Thompson Family Foundation, announces the Foundations Big Problems Big Ideas Challenge of 2017-2018. The Big Problems Big Ideas Challenge is designed to develop leadership skills of middle school and high school...

IMPACT2030 Launches Employees for the Global Goals (#Employees4SDGs)

Posted: Sep 25, 2017 – 11:41 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - IMPACT2030 has launched Employees for the Global Goals, announcing the resources as a Commitment to the SDGs at the United Nations Private Sector Forum. The open-source, multi-lingual resources are designed to help companies engage their employees on...

Sustainability Forum 2017 Takes Place on October 5

Posted: Sep 23, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

ATHENS, Sep. 23 /CSRwire/ - Almost three weeks left until the 6th Sustainability Forum 2017, a raining, Networking and Professional Development Event. The Forum, is organised by Global Sustain and will take place on October 5th, at the Center of Sustainable Entrepreneurship premises,...

Anti-Slavery Organization International Justice Mission Announces Grant From Walmart Foundation to Address Human Trafficking in Thai Fishing Industry

Posted: Sep 22, 2017 – 04:23 PM EST

BANGKOK, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Today International Justice Mission (IJM), the worlds largest international anti-slavery organization, announced support from the Walmart Foundation to address human trafficking, also known as modern slavery, in the Thai fishing industry. News reports of modern slavery in supply...

Tree Pittsburgh Receives “Net Zero” Sustainability Grant from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club

Posted: Sep 22, 2017 – 10:00 AM EST

PITTSBURGH, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - The ambitious goal of achieving net zero energy status and LEED Platinum certification is becoming a reality for Tree Pittsburghs new campus thanks in large part to a $134,800 solar and sustainability grant from the Green Mountain Energy...

FSC Gathers Global Forestry Leaders to Plan Future of Re-Sponsible Forest Management

Posted: Sep 22, 2017 – 09:37 AM EST

The FSC General Assembly takes place from 8 to 13 October in Vancouver Members will discuss crucial topics for sustainable forest practices around the world

High-Level UN Dialogue on Harnessing Africa's Demographic Dividend

Posted: Sep 22, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Today, at the United Nations, His Excellency Prof. Alpha Cond, President of Guinea and Chairperson of the African Union, convened a high-level meeting to strengthen the partnership with the private sector and discuss opportunities created by Africas...

Global Sustain Presents the Yearbook 2016/17 in Berlin

Posted: Sep 22, 2017 – 08:34 AM EST

BERLIN, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain cordially invites you to attend the presentation of its 10th international Yearbook 2016/17, The Energy [R]evolution, that will take place on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (18.00), at the unique and innovative new space of SRH Berlin...

Chevron Hit Hard In Canada: Major Indigenous Leaders Back Collection of $12b Ecuador Pollution Judgment

Posted: Sep 21, 2017 – 06:31 PM EST

TORONTO, Sep. 21 /CSRwire/ - In a blow to Chevrons prospects in the historic Ecuador pollution litigation, three major Canadian indigenous leaders and a co-founder of Greenpeace have announced they are joining with rainforest communities to force the oil major to comply with...

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