Category: Corporate Responsibility
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.
With 7 billion mouths to feed, and at least 1 billion of them empty, it’s astounding that 30 to 50 percent of food produced globally is never consumed.
Can corporate social responsibility (CSR) in India have a central role in the transformation of this dynamic yet challenged land? At a macro level, India’s transformation has been an impressive and inspiring story the past decade. Visiting the country recently, I could see why India has become a hub of innovation: at a core level, … Continued
Based on the book, Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, the Facebook game, Half the Sky launched on March 4.
A collection of government watchdog and environmental organizations has filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) against Chevron and the Congressional Leadership Fund, a super PAC to which Chevron donated $2.5 million during the 2012 campaign.
FedEx Express has already exceeded its 2020 goal for achieving a 20 percent improvement in vehicle fleet fuel efficiency and has set a new goal of 30 percent, cementing the fuel efficiency leadership position it has established through President Obama’s Clean Fleets partnership.
Profit Through Ethics champions businesses striving to be as fair, open and responsible as possible, and enables the public to identify and support them, too.
Ford recently wrapped up a pilot project that explored rural health care access as a means to expand its corporate social responsibility (CSR) in India.
For generations, our most successful advertisers have forgone educating people on the complexities of their offerings in favor of appealing to the emotion of the crowd. In doing so, they have proven that consumer habits are driven largely by what society deems cool.
There is a lot of opportunity for future-looking businesses to profit by helping consumers save money, time, space, and better their lives by scraping less food waste into the trash, cutting down on watts, printing double-sided, or using water more sparingly.
Unilever, as part of its Sustainable Living Plan, has ramped up its Lifebuoy brand’s handwashing campaign in the fight against early childhood mortality.
A new generation of smart HVAC and climate control systems hold out the promise of reducing energy expenses, energy consumption and carbon emissions, but the road ahead is a rocky one. HVAC and climate control system providers would like to view the U.S. energy efficiency drive as an opportunity to spur innovation, enhance competitiveness, and develop new, sustainable markets.