Through a combined employee and company effort, AECOM donated thousands of volunteer hours and more than US$5.1 million to charitable and philanthropic organizations throughout the world. The company carefully selected partner organizations such as Engineers Without Borders and Water for People to benefit communities in need.
Check out pages 15 and 16 of AECOM's most recent sustainability report to learn more about the company's charitable and philanthropic partnerships.
Conference Sessions will Highlight Mobility, Predictive Analytics and More
In less than two weeks 500+ attendees will gather in Chicago on September 25 & 26 to attend 50+ expert-led sessions. It will be the largest EH&S, Sustainability and Risk technology conference of the year and you can find out all about it on the SPF website.
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An unprecedented experiment in corporate social responsibility is now underway in India. That country has become the first in the world to mandate corporate social responsibility. A new law requires companies to spend two percent of their net profit on social development. The potential sums involved are as big as the country.
Conference Agenda Offers 30+ EH&S, Sustainability and Risk Sessions
The SPF Americas 2014 agenda has been released! Click here to explore the 30+ sessions and activities planned for this year's EH&S, Risk and Sustainability technology conference. Financed completely by the Enablon community, the event is complimentary.
Operational risks are inherently different from many other types of risks. Operational failures not only impact health, safety and the environment: they also have a direct impact on financial performance.
New York, NY, June 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Citi and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (“OPIC”) today announced a $10 million lending facility, using their existing framework partnership, to support the growth of ACBA Credit Agricole Bank’s agribusiness microfinance portfolio in the Republic of Armenia. The arrangement includes a new $5 million lending facility and the extension of a separate $5 million lending facility first announced in 2012.
By: Gary Lawrence, Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer at AECOM
According to AECOM Chief Sustainability Officer Gary Lawrence, the unfortunate passing of Maya Angelou, the United Nations Economic and Social Council's meeting on sustainable urbanization, and the first conference on inclusive capitalism all share a common thread — revealing the world's pressing need for humility.