June 05, 2020

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Empowering Women Through Sustainable Cocoa Farming

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 02:16 PM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - In honor of International Women's Day this week, we want to highlight one of the female farmers we work with to grow cocoa for our products. Meet Rebecca Mensah, a farmer in Ghana where cocoa farming is the primary...

Sysco Celebrates International Women’s Day; Launches Inaugural Gem Award to Recognize Sysco Champions of Gender Diversity

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 02:13 PM EST

HOUSTON, Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY), the leading global foodservice distribution company, today announced the Companys second annual observance of International Womens Day (IWD) across its global organization. Sysco is proud to celebrate International Womens Day as part of our commitment...

We'll Never End Extreme Poverty Without Tackling Gender Inequality, Too

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 01:46 PM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Originally published by Global Citizen By Leah Rodriguez Not a single country has achieved economic equality between women and men. As of 2019, women only had equal rights in six countries. Everywhere else, legal discrimination, harmful beliefs, lack of...

How 3 Memphis Companies Are Making Diversity and Inclusion a Priority

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 01:38 PM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Originally published by The Commercial Appeal When Fred Towler was tapped to lead diversity and inclusion efforts for International Paper in November 2018, he didnt have formal human resources training. Instead, his 30 years with the company had been...

Celebrating the Achievements of Women in the Workplace Every Day

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 12:04 PM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - International Womens Day celebrates the accomplishments of women, while recognizing the ongoing need to close the gap in gender equality. The 2020 International Womens Day theme is #EachforEqual, meaning collectively, everyone plays an important role in creating a gender...

Beyond Women on Boards: How Gender Lens Investing Can Transform Your Impact Strategy

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:39 AM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Beyond Women on Boards: How Gender Lens Investing Can Transform Your Impact Strategy By: Annelise Thim, Manager, Women's Empowerment, BSR and Nandini Hampole, Associate Director, BSR The business case for gender equality and womens empowerment, particularly its critical role...

Booz Allen and Hiring Our Heroes: One Day, Two Events to Support Military Spouses

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:34 AM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Military spouses (92% of whom are female) face unemployment rates of 24%six times higher than the current rate for all adult women. And female spouses of active duty service members on average generate 37% less income than civilian spouses....

Celebrating ON Semiconductor’s Women’s Leadership Initiative

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:31 AM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - Read on the ON Semiconductor blog by Cherie Baxley-Gores The first steps toward the declaration of National Womens History Month came in February 1980 when President Carter issued the first Presidential Proclamation declaring the Week of March 8, 1980,...

Q&A With Leila Stansfield, VP of Global Strategy and Champion for Women in Leadership at Bacardi

Posted: Mar 09, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Mar. 09 /CSRwire/ - In advance of International Womens Day this weekend, we spotlight the leader of Global Reflections at family-owned Bacardi. Leila Stansfield, VP of Global Strategy for the worlds largest privately held spirits company in the world, is also responsible for...

Celebrating Women Who Make Positive Change in the World

Posted: Mar 06, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Mar. 06 /CSRwire/ - At General Mills, we are proud to support many female leaders who are making a positive change in the world to nourish those facing hunger and to help nurture the earth. Learn about a sampling of these terrific women-led...

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