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By Tony Bravo, San Francisco Chronicle

Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 25, 2017 7:00 PM ET

Article by San Francisco Chronicle 

Oakland’s Fair Trade USA and apparel partners Patagonia, Outerknown, Obey, Athleta and Prana have collaborated on a photo project featuring portraits of company leaders and athletes associated with the brands...


The surfer and Outerknown founder; the artist; ceos of Patagonia and Athleta and more star in Fair Trade USA's "We Wear Fair Trade'' campaign

Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 25, 2017 6:00 PM ET

Article by WWD

To mark the anniversary of the Rana Plaza Factory Collapse, Fair Trade USA will launch a digital photo campaign called “We Wear Fair Trade” with its apparel partners Patagonia, Outerknown, Obey, Athleta and Prana, on Fashion Revolution Day, April 24.

The trade group, which provides the Fair Trade mark to products that adhere to a strict checklist of sustainable and ethical labor practices...


Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 25, 2017 5:30 PM ET

Article from GRINDTV

In an effort to mark the anniversary of the Rana Plaza Factory collapse, WWD reports that Fair Trade USA has gathered notable influencers and figures from...

 

Read more at GRINDTV


Multimedia with summary from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 4:45 PM ET

We continually monitor the environmental effects of our business, not only by creating many new and innovative products that consume less water and energy, but also by improving our manufacturing processes. Our expanded use of clean, renewable wind energy in Ohio is one example of how we work to minimize our impact on the planet.


Article from in Finance & Investment
Apr 25, 2017 4:35 PM ET

Our voices have made a difference! On April 4, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives voted to pass the state budget with all of the increased funding for intellectual disability and autism services.

Thank you to everyone who contacted their state legislator to share how important this increased funding is for intellectual disability and autism services!

This is the first time in ten years that the proposed PA budget has included funding for across the board rate increases. This budget also calls for increased community-based services and waiting list initiatives.


Plus, brands like Patagonia and Obey rally to support Fair Trade.

Article from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 25, 2017 4:30 PM ET

Article by Fashionista

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday. 

Pharrell's Chanel ad for the Gabrielle bag has dropped
The musician joins Kristen Stewart, Cara Delevingne and Caroline de Maigret in representing the French label's newest bag. Directed by French filmmaker Antoine Carlier, the ad follows Pharrell as he turns an empty concert hall into a playground — all while wearing a Gabrielle bag, of course. "My character... just didn't want to take the...


Multimedia with summary from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 25, 2017 3:35 PM ET

NRG is proud to support the next generation of bright minds and the amazing things they will create.


Article from in Environment
Apr 25, 2017 3:15 PM ET

NEW YORK (AP) — New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg urged world leaders not to follow President Donald Trump's lead on climate change and declared his intention to help save an international agreement to reduce carbon emissions.


Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 25, 2017 2:45 PM ET

Increasingly, today’s diverse workforce is looking for employers to provide purpose in the workplace and to help them make a difference at work, at home and in the community.


Sponsored in part by the Ray C. Anderson Foundation

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 25, 2017 2:00 PM ET

The Hurt Locker meets An Inconvenient Truth, THE AGE OF CONSEQUENCES investigates the impacts of climate change on increased resource scarcity, migration and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability. 


Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 25, 2017 2:00 PM ET

Digitization offers new opportunities for shaping how to live together on this planet; it is a central key to sustainable development. Already, many of Deutsche Telekom’s products, services and activities contribute to this goal. Entitled "Act responsibly. Enable sustainability.", the 2016 CR Report provides information on the progress the Group has made and the challenges it faces as a responsible company.


Dr. Edward Ray, president of Oregon State University, discusses new ways to improve the campus environment through safety initiatives in the ninth installment of the President to President series

Press Release from in Education
Apr 25, 2017 1:45 PM ET

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 25, 2017 /3BL Media/- In the latest chapter of the President to President series, published today, Edward Ray, Ph.D., president of Oregon State University outlines the university’s efforts to combat a negative campus culture through anti-violence, anti-assault and substance abuse prevention/recovery programs.


Multimedia with summary from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Apr 25, 2017 1:30 PM ET

Paul Hawken is in Atlanta, introducing his new book, Drawdown, at an event hosted by A Cappella Books at the Carter Center.


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