Ray C. Anderson Foundation Commits Additional $2 Million to The Ray

ATLANTA, Jan. 23 /CSRwire/ – The Trustees of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation have granted an additional $2 million to The Ray over the next two years, to fund important research, pilot projects and emerging technologies with the potential to shape the transportation infrastructure of the future. The Ray C. Anderson Foundation is a private family foundation … Continued

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 corporate sustainability in order to drive your initiatives to the next level by generating value and creating effective strategies. Executives from Fortune 500 companies, local governments and academia have trusted CSE and … Continued

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- and medium-sized agribusinesses in Kenya. The collaboration will stimulate commercial linkages between Cargill and Kenyan small- and medium-sized agribusiness that are working with Global Communities under its Agribusiness Investment for Market Stimulation … Continued

Dr. Danilo Türk, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace and Former President of Slovenia Named 2018 U.S. Water Leader Award Recipient, During Week of Progress on Global Water Security

WASHINGTON, /CSRwire/ – The U.S. Water Partnership (USWP) recognized President Danilo Türk, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace (GHLP) and Former President of Slovenia as this year’s recipient of the U.S. Water Leader Award for his steadfast leadership addressing water and human rights challenges around the world. The award was presented to President Türk by … Continued

Villagers Warn Chevron Over Corruption Allegations Following Secret Paul Manafort Meeting in Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ – Rainforest villagers from Ecuador have issued a stern warning to Chevron to stop any attempts to corrupt the $9.5 billion environmental judgment against the company following the stunning news that indicted political operative and oil industry lobbyist Paul Manafort had a highly unusual secret meeting with their country’s newly-elected … Continued

Smart City Briefing – The Role of Partnerships and Technology

LONDON, Jan. 17 /CSRwire/ – The vision of smart cities is often of gleaming metropolis dominated by technological solutions to the issues that urban areas face. In reality, partnerships between companies and cities are crucial to ensure solutions for residents, the environment and business needs are interlinked. Ethical Corporation covers opportunities for businesses to build smart … Continued

The Consumer Goods Forum Unveils New China Office – A Hub for Promoting Sustainable Business Growth

Leading global consumer industry association looks to ensure Chinese companies have their say in development of global industry; help create global alignment on how to increase consumer trust and positively impact people and planet CGF’s Managing Director joined on stage by CEOs and executives from Alibaba Group, Bubugao (Better Life), COFCO, Colgate-Palmolive, IGA and WuMart … Continued

Consumers Energy Seeks Public Input in Developing Long-Term Energy Plan

JACKSON, Mich., Jan. 16 /CSRwire/ – Consumers Energy is taking input from the public as it develops a long-range plan that will help ensure Michigan continues to be powered by affordable, reliable and clean energy. Consumers Energy is developing an Integrated Resource Plan that will serve as a valuable guide for actions for the next … Continued

VolunteerMatch and Forward It On Partner to Bring Meaningful Volunteer Opportunities to Corporate Employees

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 16 /CSRwire/ – VolunteerMatch, the web’s largest volunteer engagement network, and Forward It On, a web-based corporate giving platform, announce today a partnership to engage companies and their employees to drive social change through volunteerism. VolunteerMatch and Forward It On believe that individuals, including corporate employees, will benefit by engaging in volunteerism … Continued

Shaping a Future of Sustainable Trade: The Foreign Trade Association Becomes amfori

BRUSSELS, Jan. 15 /CSRwire/ – The Foreign Trade Association is now amfori, the organisation for trade with purpose. As the world continues to change faster and more fundamentally than ever before, expectations toward businesses are increasing. It’s no longer enough to deliver high-quality products at low prices with good availability. They need to be delivered in … Continued

Spence-Chapin Services to Families & Children Recognizes the Closure of the Donaldson Adoption Institute

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 /CSRwire/ – Spence-Chapin Services to Families and Children celebrates the Donaldson Adoption Institute’s (DAI) legacy of research and advocacy, and recognizes everyone involved in promoting the Institute’s mission for more than 20 years. “We appreciate the many contributions DAI provided to the adoption community through research, advocacy, and education. Spence-Chapin has been an advocate for DAI from the beginning, when the … Continued