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A Sampling of the FedEx Global Citizenship Report

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By Mitch Jackson

We recently published our fifth annual FedEx Global Citizenship Report. If you have looked at it, you know that it is an information-packed report of FedEx actions relating to corporate social responsibility. If you haven't seen it, I encourage you to do so.

The Elsevier Foundation Calls for 2013 New Scholars and Innovative Libraries Projects

June 24th deadline for 1 page applications to promote gender equality in academia and build capacity in developing world libraries
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Boston, May 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ – The Elsevier Foundation is seeking new grant proposals for the 2013 New Scholars and Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries programs. The deadline for applications is June 24th 2013. Grants will be awarded in December 2013 and provide one, two and three year awards between US$ 5,000 to US$ 50,000 per year for a total of US$ 100,000.

UN Global Compact Monthly Bulletin - April 2013

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The UN Global Compact Bulletin is designed to keep participants up to date on news, engagement opportunities, resources and events. Participants are encouraged to look to this monthly communication for important information. Please note that engagement opportunities and events are intended for Global Compact stakeholders unless otherwise indicated. The Bulletin is published in English, French, Spanish and Chinese.

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The UN Global Compact Bulletin is designed to keep participants up to date on news, engagement opportunities, resources and events. Participants are encouraged to look to this monthly communication for important information. Please note that engagement opportunities and events are intended for Global Compact stakeholders unless otherwise indicated. The Bulletin is published in English, French, Spanish and Chinese.

With 550 Corporate Champions, Women’s Empowerment Principles Drive Critical Private Sector Change to Advance Gender Equality and Inclusion

Inaugural WEPs Leadership Awards Salute Five CEOs as Champions
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New York,  March 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Bolstered by nearly 550 chief executive supporters around the world, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director of UN Women, highlighted the urgency to achieve gender balance at all levels of business operations at today’s 5th Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Event, Inclusion: Strategy for Change.

New TV Soap Opera Empowers Mexican Women

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Ponle Corazon!, a new televisions soap opera to empower women launched during a five-day partner workshop in Rancho Santa Lucia, Mexico.

More than 30 participants - all received personal invitations from the First Lady of Chiapas - actively engaged during the workshop during which the program’s framework - the values grid - was produced, main characters defined and a central storyline created to encompass all the issues the drama will address.

The Counterintelligence of Sustainability - By Andrea Learned

Andrea is a Writer and Consultant on gender, human behavior & sustainability. LearnedOn.com & Huffington Post contributor. 
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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Consumer Sustainability Thinking: Making Stuff Last - By Andrea Learned

Andrea is a Writer and Consultant on gender, human behavior & sustainability. LearnedOn.com & Huffington Post contributor.
Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.

Investing in India's Women: How the Corporate Sector is Helping Drive Change

By: Jennifer George
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As any observer of the global economy knows, India has seen unprecedented growth in recent years. In fact, the Indian economy has been growing by about 8 percent each year since 2006, reducing poverty by about 10 percentage points since 1997. And the corporate sector is helping drive this change.

Sustainability Packaged Effectively - A blog by Andrea Learned

Summary: 

The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.
 

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The 3BL Media blog roll is a select list of the most influential, respected, and authoritative voices in corporate social responsibility. Compiled from the 3BL Media staff’s extensive contacts with longtime CSR commentators, these bloggers offer relevant news, opinions, and ideas about all things CSR in one convenient place.
 

Goldman Sach’s Jacki Zehner on Ethical Finance

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Former Goldman Sachs Partner Jacki Zehner Speaks to Good Business Monika Mitchell About the Real Value of Money

Jacki Zehner talks on greed, financial WMDs & how women’s leadership would change the world
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Former Goldman Sachs Partner Jacki Zehner Speaks to Good Business Monika Mitchell About the Real Value of Money

Jacki Zehner talks on greed, financial WMDs & how women’s leadership would change the world

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