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Why Company Collaboration on Shipping Emissions is Increasingly Significant

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Leading global companies are setting ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions from their logistics networks. How can collaboration play a role in more sustainable ocean shipping and transport? And how can companies understand and manage their environmental impacts?

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Leading global companies are setting ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions from their logistics networks. How can collaboration play a role in more sustainable ocean shipping and transport? And how can companies understand and manage their environmental impacts?

Think Differently About the Social Cost of Your Giving Program

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Many people and most programs are passionately addressing a wide variety of important causes, pillars and social issues, measuring the effectiveness of charities, social return on investment, impact, sustainability, etc.

Making Goodness Matter - January 2013

Make Goodness Matter (Even More) - This Year I Will...
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MAKE GOODNESS MATTER (EVEN MORE)

Announcing Keynote Speakers- Ethical Sourcing Forum 2013

Changing Expections of CSR
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January 31, 2013 /3BL Media/ - ESF 2013's theme has been shaped by the changing realities of the Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Landscape. Knowing your supply chain, reporting on due diligence risk factors and increasing legislation are catalysts for a change in corporate priorities, emphasizing the need for a companywide strategy for sustainability.

**Announcing Keynotes**

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Connected: Where the Innovation Barometer Meets the Industrial Internet

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If you still need more evidence that the Industrial Internet and big data analytics are driving a revolution in manufacturing, productivity and services, take a closer look at the 2013 Global Innovation Barometer released last week. The Barometer, which surveyed 3,000 executives from 25 countries, found that 53 percent of respondents considered the ability to mine data inside and outside their company crucial to successful innovation, and 63 percent said that their firm was already developing ways to use big data for innovation.

Global Leaders Commit to Expand Fair Trade

Leaders across the supply chain commit to “people, planet, profit” approach to sustainable sourcing
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President Bill Clinton joined thirty-seven leaders from the business, farming, academic, NGO and philanthropic communities to address key challenges around global poverty and environmental degradation, market failures and growing economic disparity. Together they generated ideas for strengthening supply chains in ways that benefit businesses, workers and the environment, while improving the lives of impoverished farming communities around the world. 

President Clinton challenged participants to find creative solutions to these pressing problems, highlighting the role that Fair Trade can play.   

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President Bill Clinton joined thirty-seven leaders from the business, farming, academic, NGO and philanthropic communities to address key challenges around global poverty and environmental degradation, market failures and growing economic disparity. Together they generated ideas for strengthening supply chains in ways that benefit businesses, workers and the environment, while improving the lives of impoverished farming communities around the world. 

President Clinton challenged participants to find creative solutions to these pressing problems, highlighting the role that Fair Trade can play.   

Potential Over Profits: In Conversation With Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs’ Jean-Luc Beylat

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Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs France President Jean-Luc Beylat—who recently spoke at a Grand Débats event at BSR's Paris office—sees the potential for innovation to solve sustainability challenges. But can long-term thinking and fast-paced technology coexist?

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Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs France President Jean-Luc Beylat—who recently spoke at a Grand Débats event at BSR's Paris office—sees the potential for innovation to solve sustainability challenges. But can long-term thinking and fast-paced technology coexist?

The New Office is Now Available for Nonprofits

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The new Office is now available for nonprofits

Microsoft Citizenship Team

We’re excited to announce the availability of the new Office desktop applications for nonprofits through the Microsoft software donation program.

Owens Corning ‘Moves Forward’ with Proven Solutions

Owens Corning ‘Moves Forward’ with Proven, Innovative Air Handling Solutions
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DALLAS, Texas, Jan. 29, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) showcased its comprehensive, proven HVAC solutions at the 2013 AHR Expo in Dallas, Jan. 28-30 (booth #175). An industry leader in Air Handling solutions for 75 years, Owens Corning offers a full line of products for contractors, mechanical engineers, distributors and flex duct manufacturers that improve energy efficiency, comfort and sound performance in homes and buildings.

Paving the Path from Education to Employment

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Posted by Brad Smith

General Counsel & Executive Vice President, Legal & Corporate Affairs, Microsoft

This is the second in a series of blog posts by Microsoft executives regarding the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Read the first blog post on the Citizenship blog by Lori Harnick, general manager, Citizenship and Public Affairs.

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