CSR News

Multimedia with summary from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Feb 13, 2019 11:15 AM ET

The integration of new technology tools are the next step in the EHS&S technology adoption curve, which for most companies began with the implementation of their software system. Today these innovations are shedding new light on EHS&S operational risks in real time. Learn more about how comapnies are using these tools in NAEM's latest report, The EHS&S Tech Transformation: https://www.naem.org/what-we-offer/research/reports/read/ehs-s-tech-transformation.

Gildan becomes member of the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Feb 13, 2019 11:00 AM ET

February 13, 2019 /3BL Media/ Gildan has joined Ethisphere’s Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA); a global community of companies who recognize the value of ethical leadership and who are working together to move forward with ethics and integrity.

G&A's Sustainability Highlights (02.08.2019)

Newsletter from in Marketing, Media & Communications
Feb 13, 2019 10:30 AM ET

“Ethical sourcing” – we see that a lot of companies are systematically addressing issues in their sourcing and supply chain management to better understand and address (and better manage!) the various issues that their investors, customers, employees, business partners, and other stakeholders care about.  What is “ethical” behavior in the layers upon layers of suppliers in the usual globalized sourcing effort?

A Millennial's Look at Money and Equality

Article from in Finance & Investment
Feb 13, 2019 10:05 AM ET

by Kate Poole, Investment Advisor, Natural Investments

By John A. Lanier

Blog from in Environment
Feb 13, 2019 9:45 AM ET

For nearly 30 years, Ceres has been working with businesses and investors to advance the shift toward a sustainable economy. That’s exactly what they did in this case, just with a heavy dosage of ninja stealth.

Blog from in Philanthropy
Feb 13, 2019 9:10 AM ET

Accelerating global leadership development, building the capacity of nonprofit organizations to better meet their missions, gaining insight into rapidly growing markets, engaging employees, and developing authentic reputations for Corporate Social Responsibility—all of these are reasons for companies to engage in international skills-based volunteering, otherwise known as Global Pro Bono. 

With backing from SAP, PYXERA Global has immediate openings for participants in the Global Pro Bono program Corporate Champions for Education, a multi-company collaborative approach. 

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 13, 2019 9:00 AM ET

Xylem employees from the America’s Commercial Team assembled and sponsored 275 water filters in partnership with Wine To Water at their annual sales meeting. Each filter provides one household, or 6-10 people, clean water for 10 years, so this initiative will help 275 families gain access to clean water.

When GM wanted to reduce energy consumption across its portfolio, it tapped into Current, powered by GE, to outfit its facilities with new LED fixtures that will cut lighting-related energy use by more than 60 percent

Blog from in Energy
Feb 13, 2019 9:00 AM ET

Sustained Excellence in Saving Energy

As a seven-time EPA ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year award winner, GM continues to demonstrate leadership in sustainability through superior operational efficiency. Since 2010, the company has saved more than $230 million in energy costs while eliminating 1.8 million metric tons of carbon emissions by engaging many of its facilities in energy-reduction challenges.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Feb 13, 2019 9:00 AM ET

At Timberland we are all Earthkeepers, and we live each day with our purpose in mind, to step outside, work together and make it better. We believe it’s necessary to appreciate those who have been going above and beyond to make our products better, our cities greener or our communities stronger. Joyce Chan is someone that lives as an Earthkeeper in her personal and professional life every day. Joyce is our Regional Merchandising Manager in Hong Kong.

Article from in Human Resources
Feb 13, 2019 9:00 AM ET

Employee resource groups are at their best when they shine a light on a company’s strengths and opportunities. Kimberly-Clark’s employee-led African-American Employee Network (AAEN) is using this year’s Black History Month as an opportunity to do both - to celebrate employees who lead across Kimberly-Clark’s brands and business functions as mentors, inno

Article from in Business & Trade
Feb 13, 2019 8:25 AM ET

Posted from Moody's 2017 CSR Report

In 2014, our New York–based Multicultural Employee Resource Group (MERG) observed that young men of color were falling behind in the classroom. Our employees couldn’t stand by and watch the students lose their opportunity to learn, because a good education is the foundation for a better future.

In partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City, our New York MERG created Bridging the Gap, a mentorship program to help young men of color reach their potential.

Multimedia with summary from in Human Resources
Feb 13, 2019 8:00 AM ET

Discovery Education and USC Shoah Foundation have released a digital curriculum against intolerance.

Click here to read words from USC Shoah Foundation Director of Education Dr. Claudia Wiedeman about Stronger Than Hate.

Visit TeachingwithTestimony.com to view the curriculum.

by Kate Clark

Article from in Human Resources
Feb 13, 2019 8:00 AM ET

The technology sector awards women and same-sex couples the most comprehensive fertility benefit packages, according to a survey by FertilityIQ, an online platform for fertility patients to review doctors and research treatments.

Improving energy and water efficiency to create sustainable, resilient structures around the world

Multimedia with summary from in Green Building
Feb 13, 2019 8:00 AM ET

Tetra Tech works around the world with its clients to bring their ideas and projects to life. Our High Performance Buildings Group collectively delivers more than 170 years of experience to create sustainable, resilient structures that minimize energy and water use from Los Angeles to London and New York to Sydney.

Article from in Green Building
Feb 13, 2019 8:00 AM ET

In 2017, the United States experienced unprecedented devastation from three major hurricanes that struck weeks apart from each other.  The following year, we endured this devastation once again when Hurricanes Florence and Michael started their paths of destruction in North Carolina and Florida, respectively.