Corporate Responsibility

The Challenge of Decarbonizing Cities and Real Estate

JLL's new Research Study and Global Sustainability Report
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by Cynthia Curtis, SVP and Corporate Sustainability Officer, Americas for JLL

Did you know that buildings account for 60% of carbon emissions in cities. And with more than 2.5 billion people moving into cities in the next 30 years, there is a responsibility to ensure that the real estate sector, and the permanency of buildings and our communities, are evolving and adapting in a sustainable way. This isn’t only good for the planet – it also benefits job creation, health, and equality.

Investing in the Transition to a More Sustainable Economy

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by Joe Keefe, President of Impax Asset Management

The coming decades will require an epochal transition from an industrial-age economy where negative long-term environmental and social externalities are ignored to a sustainable economy where future growth is accompanied by dramatically improved environmental and social outcomes. The future of human civilization as well as countless species, and indeed of nature itself, depends on it.

Embarking on Your CSR Journey

How to start a strong CSR program
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The pressure on businesses to address societal issues is growing.* The right CSR program can help your business meet these expectations from your consumers, employees and stakeholders. 

In Embarking on Your CSR Journey, you’ll hear stories and strategies from Roche Diagnostics and Alteryx, two companies at different stages in their CSR journey. They shared their wins, their roadblocks and what they wish they had known when they started.  

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CBRE 2021 Corporate Responsibility Report

We take great pride in our reputation for upholding the highest standards in the way we do business.
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CBRE’s 15th annual Corporate Responsibility report highlights how we deliver exceptional results for our clients while also focusing on our company’s role in creating positive impacts for people and the planet.

To realize a more sustainable and just future for all, our approach to environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues aligns with 10 of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals and rooted in the communities where we live and work.

Mobilizing for a Thriving Planet on Earth Day, and Every Day

By Brigitta Witt, Vice President of Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability
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T-Mobile achieved its industry-leading carbon emission reduction targets in December 2021, four years ahead of the original 2025 goal.

On Earth Day (April 22), T-Mobile is offsetting the emissions from customers’ wireless device usage for 24 hours – the equivalent of taking 100K cars off the road!

As part of its carbon reduction plan, the Un-carrier is offering customers the chance to donate $1 on behalf of T-Mobile through the T-Mobile Tuesdays app to support the Family Forest Carbon Program (up to $300K).

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T-Mobile achieved its industry-leading carbon emission reduction targets in December 2021, four years ahead of the original 2025 goal.

On Earth Day (April 22), T-Mobile is offsetting the emissions from customers’ wireless device usage for 24 hours – the equivalent of taking 100K cars off the road!

As part of its carbon reduction plan, the Un-carrier is offering customers the chance to donate $1 on behalf of T-Mobile through the T-Mobile Tuesdays app to support the Family Forest Carbon Program (up to $300K).

In an Extraordinary Year, Vertex Continues Its Unwavering Commitment to Corporate Responsibility; Announces 2021 CR Report

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2021 was an important year for Vertex and one that positioned the company well for the future as they continued to discover, develop and commercialize transformative medicines for people with serious diseases while demonstrating an unwavering commitment to corporate responsibility.

TD SYNNEX Announces Corporate Citizenship Program

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FREMONT, Calif., & CLEARWATER, Fla., March 28, 2022 /3BL Media/ - TD SYNNEX (NYSE: SNX) announced the launch of its first corporate citizenship program, including its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) framework across the global organization.

From Nigeria to Buffalo: How Chiwuike Owunwanne's Journey Is Helping KeyBank Lean in to the Communities It Serves

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Chiwuike “Chi-Chi” Owunwanne, KeyBank’s new Corporate Responsibility Officer in Buffalo, Rochester and Eastern Pennsylvania, brings a unique perspective to his role. Born in Nigeria, Owunwanne lived in the village of Akirika-Uku until he was 12-years-old when he left to join his parents in Buffalo.

Owunwanne’s upbringing and his experience in the community development and financial industries gives him a one-of-a-kind understanding of the role financial institutions can play in helping neighborhoods remain vibrant while giving everyone an inclusive voice.

Freeport-McMoRan Included in 2022 America's Most Responsible Companies List

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January 28, 2022 - Freeport-McMoRan was named one of the top large corporations in the United States for its environmental, social and governance practices in new rankings published by Newsweek in their 2022 World's Most Responsible Companies list. The company finished 419th on the list of the 500 most responsible companies based on ESG performance. This is the second time Freeport has been named on the list since its inception in 2020.

The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility Opens Its Annual Corporate Inclusion Index Survey for 2022 Participation

Since 2009, Survey is Among the Most Followed Measures of Corporate Accountability in the Hispanic Community
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WASHINGTON, January 10, 2022 /3BL Media/ - The Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR) announces that its annual Corporate Inclusion Index (CII) survey for 2022 opens today. The annual corporate accountability survey offers corporations a tool for measuring Hispanic inclusion its four pillars of economic reciprocity: employment, procurement, philanthropy, and governance.

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