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Report: What Can Companies Do to Tackle the Threat of Chronic Disease?

IBLF releases ‘Many Healthy Returns’, a specialised industry report and action framework on the role of business in tackling chronic disease.
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The International Business Leaders Forum has released ‘Many Healthy Returns’, a specialised industry report and action framework on the role of business in tackling chronic disease.

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The International Business Leaders Forum has released ‘Many Healthy Returns’, a specialised industry report and action framework on the role of business in tackling chronic disease.

Campbell Again Named to Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Camden, N.J. - September 21, 2011 - Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes (DJSI) for the third consecutive year and to the DJSI World Index for the second time. This independent ranking recognizes the company's strategic and management approach to delivering economic, environmental and social performance.

The UN Foundation Unveiled Shot @ Life Campaign

The campaign aims to decrease vaccine-preventable deaths and give children a shot at a healthy life.
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed)  Washington, DC - September 19, 2011 -  The United Nations Foundation today revealed Shot@Life, a new campaign to expand access to life-saving vaccines for children in developing countries. A national grassroots movement, Shot@Life will educate, connect and empower Americans to champion vaccines as one of the most cost-effective ways to save children’s lives around the world. 

Medtronic Names Jacob Gayle VP of Community Affairs, Medtronic Foundation

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Minneapolis, MN - September 16, 2011 - Medtronic, Inc. announced today Dr. Jacob Gayle as vice president of the Medtronic Foundation and Medtronic community affairs. Gayle brings considerable global health experience to Medtronic, having served as deputy vice president of the Ford Foundation leading the Global Initiative on HIV/AIDS.  Prior to that role, he was employed for more than 16 years with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 

Climate Change and Arizona: Experts Discuss the Impacts and the Future

Arizona’s three public universities come together to talk about solutions to climate challenges
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A panel of leading climate scientists from Arizona’s universities will discuss the impacts of climate change on Arizona’s water, energy, health, and economic systems. The solutions-focused discussion is scheduled for today, Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 3:00 p.m.

RSVP Here.

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A panel of leading climate scientists from Arizona’s universities will discuss the impacts of climate change on Arizona’s water, energy, health, and economic systems. The solutions-focused discussion is scheduled for today, Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 3:00 p.m.

RSVP Here.

CSR Minute: Chipotle Mexican Grill and Willie Nelson Promote Healthy Eating; India Proposes Voluntary CSR Guidelines for Private Companies

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

On World Alzheimer’s Day, Let’s Work to Eliminate Stigma about Dementia

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By Husseini K. Manji, MD, Global Head, Neuroscience Therapeutic Area, Janssen Research & Development, LLC

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, and today is World Alzheimer’s Day – the culmination of a coordinated international effort to raise awareness and challenge the stigma around dementia.

Praise is not a free lunch - By Michael Prager

Michael Prager is an author, journalist, and blogger who writes about obesity, sustainability and other food issues. He lives with his wife and son in Arlington, Mass.
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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.

LillyPad, Our Company Blog: Join Us In Global Giving

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July 28th, 2011 | By: David Marbaugh

Our business is to help people across the world live longer, healthier, more active lives. Our business is global, our company is global, and so is our role as a good corporate citizen. That’s why today we announced a new global giving program for our employees worldwide.

Lilly Global Giving Puts Power of Philanthropy in Employees' Hands

Through new program, employees worldwide will direct portion of Lilly's philanthropic dollars to global programs that address health, hunger, education, and the environment
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) INDIANAPOLIS - July 28, 2011 - For the first time, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) employees worldwide can donate to more than 800 grassroots projects across the globe and have their donations matched by the Eli Lilly and Company Foundation—doubling the value and impact of each employee's charitable contribution.

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