June 17, 2019

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SC Johnson Brings Acclaimed “Love Sonia” Anti-Human Trafficking Film to Racine, Wisconsin

Published: Jun 14, 2019 – 09:00 AM EST

RACINE, Wis., Jun. 14 /CSRwire/ - SC Johnson hosted a screening of the acclaimed film "Love Sonia," the story of a young girl's journey to rescue her sister from the dangerous world of human trafficking after their debt-ridden father sells her into prostitution....

International Justice Mission Announces Third Grant from Walmart.org to Combat Trafficking in Thai Fishing Industry

Published: Jun 11, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

BANGKOK, Thailand, Jun. 11 /CSRwire/ - International Justice Mission (IJM), the world's largest international anti-slavery organization, has announced its third grant awarded by the Walmart Foundation to continue addressing human trafficking, also known as modern slavery, in the Thai fishing industry. Thailand is...

Human Rights Reporting – New Management Briefing

Published: May 29, 2019 – 05:00 AM EST

LONDON, May 29 /CSRwire/ - There's increasing focus and attention, from several key stakeholder groups, on the need for greater transparency on human rights. In Ethical Corporation's newly published management briefing they look at the rising reputational, legal and brand risks, and some...

Girl Rising, in Collaboration With International Rescue Committee, Citi, HP and Amplifier, Celebrates International Women’s Day With the Debut of BRAVE GIRL RISING, a Film Raising Awareness and Support for Refugee Girls Available Now on Youtube

Published: Mar 08, 2019 – 06:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Mar. 08 /CSRwire/ - Girl Rising, the nonprofit behind the global campaign for girls' education and empowerment, debuts their newest film Brave Girl Rising online now at YouTube and https://girlrising.org. The 20-minute film marks its debut on International Women's Day, today...

Smithfield Foods Donates More Than 37,000 Pounds of Protein To Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies

Published: Feb 28, 2019 – 04:04 PM EST

CASPER, Wyo., Feb. 28 /CSRwire/ - Today, Smithfield Foods, Inc. and Albertsons & Safewayjoined forces to donate more than more than 37,000 pounds of protein to Wyoming Food Bank of The Rockies. Smithfield's contribution was part of the company's 2019 Helping Hungry Homes®...

Story From the Field: Eliminating Child Labour

Published: Feb 01, 2019 – 10:25 AM EST

LONDON, Feb. 01 /CSRwire/ - Jam Muhammad Saleem is a smallholder cotton farmer who lives near the village Jhangar Marha, in the remote, rural district of Muzaffargarh, in Pakistan's Punjab province. When his eldest son, Muhammad Umar, turned 12, Saleem - considering Umar...

SC Johnson Backs Anti-Human Trafficking Film

Published: Jan 23, 2019 – 01:00 PM EST

RACINE, Wis., Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ - SC Johnson is expanding upon its long-standing zero-tolerance policy for human trafficking and slavery by sponsoring a new film that offers an unflinching portrait of this devastating global issue. SC Johnson will support the London release, and...

The Consumer Goods Forum and Fair Labor Association Call for Greater Collaboration to Tackle Forced Labour Issues in Palm Oil Industry

Published: Nov 06, 2018 – 08:30 AM EST

PARIS, Nov. 06 /CSRwire/ - Malaysia and Indonesia are leading producers of palm oil, together accounting for 86 percent of global production and employing nearly 3.5 million workers, largely migrants from poorer neighbouring regions and countries. A new report from the Fair Labor...

HP and Girl Rising Celebrate International Day of the Girl with 12 Stories of Empowerment from Around the Globe

Published: Oct 11, 2018 – 10:30 AM EST

News Highlights HP/Girl Rising Creative Challenge launched in March to honor story-driven works from individuals making their communities more gender-equitable. Entrants included over 880 stories from 110 countries. Among the honorees: Safe Kicks Initiative - Adolescent Girls Against Sexual Violence (Nigeria), Fear is...

Benevity Releases Annual Trend Data on Top Causes Supported by Companies and Their People

Published: Sep 26, 2018 – 11:15 AM EST

CALGARY, Canada, Sep. 26 /CSRwire/ - Benevity, Inc., the global leader in corporate social responsibility and employee engagement software, today announced its annual trend data on the "Top Ten Causes" that have been supported by Benevity clients and their people this year to...

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