By eliminating the demand for goods and services produced with slave labor, the Freedom Seal aims to end human trafficking and slavery.
This category is about corporate social responsibility (CSR), a form of corporate self-regulation integrated into a business model. The goal of CSR is to embrace responsibility for the company’s actions and encourage a positive impact through its activities on the environment, consumers, employees, communities, stakeholders and all other members of the public sphere.
Writing out a few company creeds won’t get you on track to driving real profits. To incite real change — internally and externally — employees and consumers need to get behind your values.
SPECIAL SERIES: The Future of Fair Trade
Farmworkers across the globe are out in the fields from dawn to dusk, working hard to feed the world. But at what cost?
Students, faculty and staff at Skidmore College in upstate New York are now being served a variety of fresh seafood certified to have been sustainably caught, processed and distributed.
The Holy Land Principles call for ethical standards for American businesses investing in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza. Their principles are impressive, and the need is there. But are they far-reaching enough?
Creating a giving company culture is a powerful way to boost employee satisfaction, customer retention and even financial performance 365 days a year. Here are five powerful ways to give back to your team without spending a dime.
SPECIAL SERIES: Sustainably Attired
The average American washes their jeans after wearing them just twice. If we extended that to 10, we could water the city of San Jose for a whole year.
Corporations’ activities related to climate change and political lobbying are among those of greatest concern to shareholders, proxy proposals reveal.
SAP’s latest integrated report tracks its longstanding initiatives on sustainability, social programs and financial performance.