May 04, 2016

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On Nepal Earthquake Anniversary, Five Lessons for Supporting Japan & Ecuador

"The events in Nepal have shown us that we are in a very critical time with both the Ecuador and Japan relief efforts"

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Grounds for Health Launches New Program in Kenya

Published: Apr 13, 2016 – 06:00 AM EST

WILLISTON, VT, Apr. 13 /CSRwire/ - Grounds for Health, an international non-governmental organization dedicated to the prevention of cervical cancer in developing countries, today announced the expansion of its East Africa program to Kenya. The move into Kenya reflects the organization's continued commitment...

JLL Takes a Lead on Gender Equality

Published: Apr 08, 2016 – 09:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Apr. 08 /CSRwire/ - JLL has joined more than 1,100 business leaders around the world to take a leadership position on gender equality by signing the UN's Women's Empowerment Principles. These seven key principles emphasize the business case for corporate action to...

Good and Growing Middle-Skill Jobs Exclude Women, New Report Shows

Published: Mar 24, 2016 – 09:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Mar. 24 /CSRwire/ - Women hold only a third of positions in growing middle-skill jobs that pay at least $35,000 or as much as $102,000 per year, according to a new report by the Institute for Women's Policy Research (IWPR). These...

Business Leaders, UN Member States and Civil Society Agree: Gender Equality Critical to Economic Development

Published: Mar 16, 2016 – 03:27 PM EST

NEW YORK, Mar. 16 /CSRwire/ - Recognizing gender equality as a fundamental human right, central to driving the global economy and achieving the recently adopted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), business leaders joined UN Member States and civil society organizations at the Women's Empowerment...

VF Announces the Promotion of Letitia Webster to VP of Global Corporate Sustainability

Published: Mar 14, 2016 – 12:09 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C.,, Mar. 14 /CSRwire/ - VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) today announced the promotion of Letitia Webster to Vice President, Global Corporate Sustainability. Sustainability is one of VF's powerful global business platforms, which provide shared enabling capabilities across the company's 30-plus brands. Webster...

Eastman Becomes ‘Pacesetter’ in Movement to Bring More Women to IT

Published: Feb 22, 2016 – 02:50 PM EST

KINGSPORT, Tenn., Feb. 22 /CSRwire/ - Eastman has joined a cohort of companies and universities who commit for two years to being part of the National Center for Women Information Technology (NCWIT) Pacesetters collective. Organized by NCWIT, the Pacesetters program is designed to...

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