CSR News

Article from in Human Resources
Mar 21, 2017 3:00 PM ET

This special report looks at how countries are progressing toward gender equality. Bloomberg interviews top women in finance from around the world and maps out which countries are leading on gender pay parity, family leave and women on boards. While countries are making progress, we are still far from reaching gender parity.

Read more here: http://bloom.bg/2lTliOJ


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 21, 2017 2:00 PM ET

HOUSTON, March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ – The Texas Diversity Council is proud to announce the 2017 Top 10 Chief Executive Officers in Houston and Dallas, TX. Individuals selected for this distinguished award demonstrate undeniable leadership ability and strong commitment to diversity and inclusion within their organizations.


Blog from in Environment
Mar 21, 2017 1:50 PM ET

Managing risk and compliance across an organization is a tall order for environment, health and safety (EHS) teams, many of which are operating large programs with few resources or limited expertise. With these challenges in mind, Antea Group and our global partners work with our clients to create custom, fit-for-purpose EHS solutions that help them manage risk today and drive continuous EHS improvement tomorrow.


The private sector now has a greater responsibility and opportunity to advance social and environmental agendas.

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Mar 21, 2017 1:30 PM ET

Peter Harris | UPS 
 


Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Mar 21, 2017 1:15 PM ET

March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/- Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that Nan Ferrara, EVP of Operations and Continuous Improvement, has joined the board of directors of Ronald McDonald House Charities ® (RMHC) of Jacksonville. RMHC is a nonprofit organization providing lodging, meals, transportation and compassion for families who need to be near a hospital for their child’s treatment.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 21, 2017 12:45 PM ET

March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Good news and the people creating that news is always a welcome story. Yet, it’s often the people creating good news that simply refuse to be a part of the story. Their selfless dedication and passion for the work they are doing is enough. They don’t need to have their name in lights, or headlines for that matter.


Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Mar 21, 2017 12:30 PM ET

Through its Hygiene Matters initiative, SCA aims to raise awareness of the connection between hygiene, health and well-being among decision makers, experts and the general public around the world. Through regular surveys, reports and events, the initiative contributes to a more knowledge-based public dialog that drives change and contributes to improved hygiene for people everywhere.

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Sharing a history with GRI since its founding days, the new Chair of the GRI Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB) Judy Kuszewski shares her views on reporting then, now and tomorrow.

Article from in Business & Trade
Mar 21, 2017 12:15 PM ET
We got a chance to ask the newly appointed Chair of GRI's Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB) Judy Kuszewski about GSSB’s future plans as well as the challenges facing corporate reporting today. 
 

She makes sure the Harris Nuclear Plant runs safely and efficiently so our customers have clean, reliable power at a reasonable price

Blog from in Human Resources
Mar 21, 2017 12:00 PM ET

We’re celebrating Women’s History Month this March by introducing you to 10 women who help power your life at Duke Energy and Piedmont Natural Gas. They advance our company with their vision, talent, hard work and creativity. These trailblazing women – including a nuclear engineer, astrophysicist and lineman – reveal inspiring stories of persistence, pluck and achievement in largely male-dominated fields. A diverse workplace isn’t just a nice idea, it’s a competitive necessity. Today, meet Tanya Hamilton, site vice president of the Harris Nuclear Plant based in New Hill N.C.


Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 21, 2017 11:55 AM ET

LOS ANGELES, March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- CBRE Group, Inc. announced that it has been named to Center for Companies That Care’s Honor Roll for the tenth consecutive year. Center for Companies that Care recognizes employers for outstanding workplace practices and active community involvement.


Why saving a forest makes good economic sense

Press Release from in Environment
Mar 21, 2017 11:35 AM ET

Toronto, ON , March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ -TD Bank Group (TD) and the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) have released a new report that assigns an economic value to the real ecological goods and services that forests provide to Canadians. 

The report’s findings are based on case studies of NCC conservation lands located in Canada’s eight different forest regions.  

The report, which can be viewed here natureconservancy.ca/naturalcapitalreport2017 uses new economic tools to assign an annual dollar value, per hectare, to the natural benefits of forests.


Blog from in Environment
Mar 21, 2017 11:30 AM ET

March 21, 2017 /3BL Media/ CSRHub recently added a major new source to its pantheon of ratings partners—Ideal Ratings.  Ideal Ratings seeks to provide ESG data to Socially Responsible Investors (SRIs).  This is similar to the target market for our long-time friends at ET Global Indexes, IW Financial, MSCI, RepRisk, Thompson’s Asset4, Trucost and Vigeo EIRIS.  However,  Ideal Ratings has some features that differentiate it from these other sources:


Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Mar 21, 2017 11:00 AM ET

After 1,144 days in foster care, that’s more than three years, Samuel was adopted by his forever family! Welcome home Samuel!

The Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program is the signature program of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. Our mission is to find forever families for children waiting in foster care. We do that be providing grant dollars to adoption agencies across the country. Those agencies use the funds to hire specially-trained adoption recruiters whose sole mission is to find permanent, loving homes for the children who have been in foster care the longest?


Blog from in Environment
Mar 21, 2017 10:15 AM ET

For many divers, the Great Barrier Reef is a pilgrimage they make after years spent exploring the ocean. For Chantel, it’s where she dove for the first time, and it’s an experience she will never forget.


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