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Comprehensive Strategies for Promoting Educational Equity

How can nonprofit organizations, private enterprise, and public government work together to transform education? Will it take a massive upswing in the number of school-managed community gardens and partnerships with local farms and school cafeterias? How can we change our “second-tier nation” status for the good of our children’s future, rather than our national ego?

Nike Leaps Forward on Renewables

Nike says its latest power purchase agreement, which will be sourced from a wind farm in Texas, will provide the equivalent of more than 400,000 average-sized American homes with safe and secure clean power while helping the company meet its RE100 goals.

Citigroup Promises to Narrow Gender Gap, But the Divide is Still Wide

The global financial giant Citigroup announced earlier this week that it would close the gender pay gap in three countries where it conducts business. But the divide in pay across the financial industry is still far too wide, say critics.

H&M Struggles Repairing a Battered Reputation in South Africa

H&M has tried to apologize and staunch a controversy over an ad critics say is racist and at a minimum, tone-deaf; but those words were far too late for those who are fed up with yet another tone-deaf ad.

Tired of Being Ignored by Zinke, NPS Advisors Quit

Almost all of the members of the National Park Service’s advisory council they have quit after being ignored by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke over the past year.

All Evian Water Bottles to Be Part of a Closed Loop System by 2025

Evian, the brand that long ago made bottled water chic, announced yesterday that all of its plastic bottles will be made from 100 percent recycled plastic by 2025.

McDonald’s Promises 100 Percent Sustainable Packaging by 2025

McDonald’s has announced that by 2025, all of its packaging will be made from recycled, renewable or certified sources.

Planting Trees Has Become a Big Business

A report issued by the World Resources Institute and The Nature Conservancy suggests that the planting of trees can accomplish far more than a good deed; in fact, restoring forests has the potential to scale and become a booming business.

BlackRock Preaches Long-Termism, But Some Critics Aren’t Buying the Sermon

BlackRock and its founder and CEO, Laurence D. Fink, made waves earlier this week when he said in an open letter that it was finally the time for companies to do more than focus on the bottom line. But to some critics, those words have not been matched by action.

The Triple Bottom Line

At it's core, triple bottom line thinking ties the social and environmental impact of an organization’s activities to its economic performance.

Employee Engagement

Employee engagement is a longstanding concept in business management. The theory is that when employees are engaged in the company's activities, they'll work harder and stay longer, which will reduce costs. Here we explore some popular ways to keep employees engaged.

Sustainability Reporting

Here we explore the many ways companies are reporting on their sustainability, from traditional GRI-indexed sustainability reports to visually dynamic websites that update in real time.

From Farm to Factory: A 3 Part Series on Social Impacts in Apparel

In this 3-part series is underwritten by C&A Foundation, we explore how cotton, supply chain transparency and bonded labor shape the apparel supply chain and influence the clothes on our backs.

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22
Jan

Certified Sustainability Practitioner Program, Atlanta

This challenging two-day training offered by CSE aims to give you all the latest practical tools and resources required to implement or upscale…
22
Jan

Smithfield Foods Commences 10th Anniversary of Helping Hungry Homes® Initiative

National program part of Smithfield’s ongoing commitment to end hunger
22
Jan

Global Communities and Cargill Partner to Facilitate Agricultural Trade, Improved Market Access in Kenya

SILVER SPRING, Md., Jan. 22 /CSRwire/ – Global Communities and Cargill have entered into a strategic partnership to promote agricultural trade for small-…

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