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Social Enterprise Alliance Selects New CEO

Posted: Jun 13, 2011 – 01:24 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jun. 13 /CSRwire/ - Kevin Lynch, long-time Board member and current Vice Chair, has been selected to take over from Lisa Nitze as the President and CEO of the Social Enterprise Alliance (SEA). Due to family commitments, Nitze is stepping away...

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Taps Sierra Club Leader to Direct U.S. Office

Posted: Jun 08, 2011 – 04:27 PM EST

NAIROBI and WASHINGTON, D.C., Jun. 08 /CSRwire/ - Prof. Wangari Maathai, recipient of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize and head of the Kenya-based Green Belt Movement (GBM), today announced she has selected former Sierra Club International Programs Director Stephen Mills to lead the...

Northern Trust Publishes Inaugural CSR Report

Posted: Jun 06, 2011 – 08:00 AM EST

CHICAGO, Jun. 06 /CSRwire/ - Northern Trust, a leading provider of financial services for institutions, affluent individuals and families, today released its first corporate social responsibility (CSR) report, which followed the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) guidelines and earned a B+ GRI rating. The...

White House Meets with Visionaries for New Economic Design for U.S. Recovery

Posted: Jun 02, 2011 – 05:28 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jun. 02 /CSRwire/ - With lingering difficulties for the economy, members of the American Sustainable Business Council (ASBC) met with President Barack Obama's Economic Development teams to lay out innovative strategies and policies to build the U.S. economy. ASBC meet with...

IBM Continues Africa Expansion with New Office in Tanzania

Posted: Jun 01, 2011 – 03:34 PM EST

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania, Jun. 01 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - IBM (NYSE: IBM) has announced the opening of a new branch office in Dar es Salaam, as part of the company's continued geographic expansion initiative to increase its presence in key growth markets...

P&G Welcomes New Members to U.S. Sustainability Expert Advisory Panel

Posted: May 31, 2011 – 04:04 PM EST

CINCINNATI, May 31 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced that three new members have joined its U.S. Sustainability Expert Advisory Panel (SEAP). The new members are:Caroline Hermans, Ph.D. - Commitments Senior Manager, Clinton Global Initiative Dr. Howard...

Cat Reman Reaches Commercial Agreement With Weir Minerals-North America

Posted: May 25, 2011 – 09:20 AM EST

FARGO, N.D., May 25 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - The Caterpillar Reman Drivetrain Limited (CRDL) facility located in Fargo, North Dakota, has reached a commercial agreement with Weir Minerals-North America (Weir Minerals) of Madison, Wisconsin, to provide tailored engineering solutions to increase the life...

Greater Efficiency in Water Management Will Reduce Risk for Half of the Global Economy

Posted: Mar 21, 2011 – 01:41 PM EST

CHICAGO, Mar. 21 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - Unless more sustainable water resource management practices are adopted by companies and individuals, almost half of the global economy and more than half of the world's population will be exposed to severe water scarcity by 2050,...

Mattel Again Listed Among 100 Best Corporate Citizens in 2011, Ranks #5

Posted: Mar 04, 2011 – 01:44 PM EST

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Mar. 04 /CSRwire/ - Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced it has been named for the third consecutive year to the CRO Magazine 12th Annual "100 Best Corporate Citizens" list for 2011, ranking at #5. Mattel moves up the list...

ICMM calls for broader implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Posted: Mar 02, 2011 – 09:58 AM EST

LONDON, Mar. 02 /CSRwire/ - ICMM has reiterated its support for the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) at the fifth global conference in Paris today. Over the last two years significant advances have been made by the many partners in the EITI process,...

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