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Sustainable Energy for All Shifts Gear to Speed Delivery of Affordable, Clean Energy

Published: Jun 15, 2016 – 11:34 AM EST

BRUSSELS, Jun. 15 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Energy for All - the global, multi-stakeholder platform that played a core role in putting universal access to modern energy services at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Paris climate agreement - is shifting...

Asahi Kasei: Investing in Inclusive Growth

Published: May 24, 2016 – 08:25 AM EST

New York/Tokyo, May 24 /CSRwire/ - Asahi Kasei, one of Japan's leading manufactures of fiber products and chemicals, has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA), committing to enhance the skills and productivity of 5,240 employees in the cupro fiber industry, and develop...

Acumen Launches Acumen America to Tackle Poverty in the United States in Partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Barclays and The Hitachi Foundation

Published: May 16, 2016 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, May 16 /CSRwire/ - Acumen, the nonprofit global venture fund, announced today the launch of Acumen America, a portfolio of American social enterprises focused on tackling poverty within the United States. Since its founding in 2001, Acumen has invested $101 million...

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

Published: Apr 25, 2016 – 06:40 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Apr. 25 /CSRwire/ - Nearly one year after two devastating earthquakes impacted more than eight million people in Nepal, deadly earthquakes have hit both Japan and Ecuador this past week highlighting the need for urgent humanitarian and rebuilding efforts. GlobalGiving, a...

BALLE Connects Social Determinants of Health and Local Economy Strategies in New Field Guide for Healthcare Providers

Published: Apr 18, 2016 – 01:30 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif., Apr. 18 /CSRwire/ - The Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE) today released a new field guide, The Future of Health is Local, which gives health care providers actionable tools and examples on how to align the non-clinical assets of...

Participate in the Global Platform on Inclusive Business Survey

Published: Feb 29, 2016 – 10:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 29 /CSRwire/ - The G20 Global Platform on Inclusive Business (GPIB) invites you to participate in the GPIB Inclusive Business Survey. The survey is open to any company that is implementing an inclusive business approach. The survey is designed to...

Citi Foundation Announces $4.8 Million Investment in Summer Jobs Connect to Jumpstart Career Readiness of More than 2,000 Youth

Published: Feb 26, 2016 – 01:13 PM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - Today, as part of the announcement of the Summer Opportunity Project and Champions of Change event at the White House, the Citi Foundation announced a $4.8 million grant to Cities for Financial Empowerment Fund to provide more...

Tarkett, Active Contributor to World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos

Published: Jan 20, 2016 – 07:51 AM EST

PARIS, Jan. 20 /CSRwire/ - (GlobeNewswire) - Tarkett, a global leader in innovative and sustainable solutions for flooring and sports surfaces, is to attend the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos from January 20-23. This year, the core theme of the summit...

Using SMS Texts to Provide Weather Forecasts for Small Farmers in West Africa

Published: Dec 22, 2015 – 10:05 AM EST

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 /CSRwire/ - Ignitia, a high-tech social enterprise, has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to deliver reliable, targeted, low-cost tropical weather forecasts via text messages to 1.2 million small-scale farmers in West Africa by the...

Global Sustain Enters the German Market

Published: Dec 14, 2015 – 11:00 AM EST

BERLIN, Dec. 14 /CSRwire/ - Global Sustain proudly announced the launch of the Global Sustain GmbH, during the "Sustainable Innovation Forum", organized in collaboration with CAPITALS Business Circle, on November 30, at Microsoft Digital Eatery Berlin. The launch of the new company is...

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