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Reporting on the SDGs Action Platform Launched: A Global Mechanism for Measuring Business Contribution to the Global Goals

May 3, 2017 12:15 PM ET - GRI, the world’s leading organization for sustainability reporting, and the UN Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, have formed a ground-breaking action platform to establish best practices in reporting on the...

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PayPal’s Usman Ahmed on the Power of Small Business

May 3, 2017 12:05 PM ET - Born and raised around Washington D.C., Usman Ahmed knew he wanted to work in the nation’s capital on policy and research from an early age. Law degree in hand, he thought a legal fellowship with eBay would be good experience before...

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Wessanen Releases Sustainability Report 2016

May 3, 2017 4:00 AM ET - Every year Wessanen releases its integrated Annual Report including the latest Sustainability Report, highlighting the company’s approach to creating environmental and social impact. ...

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VIDEO | How Lockheed Martin is Unlocking Value for Society Through Technology

May 2, 2017 11:35 AM ET - Societies of tomorrow will depend on businesses to secure natural resources, advanced infrastructure and human lives. Hear how Lockheed Martin is doing just that.

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Duke Energy | Working with Stakeholders on Future Generation Plans

May 2, 2017 10:15 AM ET - In a unique partnership, Duke Energy is working closely with environmentalists, community leaders, business owners and government officials in Asheville, N.C., to produce an energy efficiency plan specifically designed to delay the need for a new...

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Smart Cities Need Smart Master Planning Processes

May 2, 2017 9:00 AM ET - As governments consider where to spend their smart city funding, they may initially center on the critical building blocks of a smart city but often become subject to short-term budget priorities. To this point, responses to the 2017 Strategic...

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AB InBev 2016 Better World Report; Bringing People Together for a Better World

May 2, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Anheuser-Busch InBev has published its 2016 Better World Report, which reports on progress against its Better World strategy, which was updated last October following its combination with SABMiller to align its environmental, social and alcohol...

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Changing the way we do business

May 2, 2017 8:00 AM ET - “If I sold cars or electronics, I might want to be rewarded based on my individual sales targets, but I educate physicians on respiratory products. I want to be rewarded based on my ability to effectively discuss the product that's best for the...

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Gilead Publishes Year in Review 2016

May 1, 2017 4:15 PM ET - Gilead Sciences, Inc. today announced that it issued its Year in Review 2016, a combination of the company’s Annual Report and Corporate Social Responsibility report. This report provides an in-depth look into Gilead’s commitment to develop and...

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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Releases 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report

May 1, 2017 2:30 PM ET - Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany—whose life science business in the U.S. operates as MilliporeSigma—recently published its 2016 Corporate Responsibility Report. Available online at http://reports.emdgroup.com/2016/cr-report/, the report details the...

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The Top 10 Dos and Don’ts for Sustainability Reports

May 1, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Sustainability reporting and assurance is near and dear to my heart. I not only completed my doctoral research on the topic many years ago, but I have also worked on well over 100 different Sustainability reporting and assurance engagements with...

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Sappi North America Releases 2016 Sustainability Report

May 1, 2017 9:10 AM ET - Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has announced the release of its 2016 Sustainability Report. The report showcases Sappi’s industry leading sustainability performance.

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What’s Next for Bechtel’s Sustainability

May 1, 2017 8:05 AM ET - As we look to the next 100 years, we see a century defined by sustainability. The truth is that we do not have a choice but to emphasize this core issue in every aspect of our work given the ever-increasing number of challenges we are all facing...

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Weatherford Publishes Digital 2016 Annual Report

May 1, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) today announces to its shareholders, clients and employees that it has published its 2016 Annual Report. The digital and interactive report shares the Company’s strategic achievements throughout 2016 and...

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Shire Partners with The ACMG Foundation for Genetic and Genomic Medicine

Apr 28, 2017 11:15 AM ET - Across the U.S., there is a significant shortage of medical geneticists. With only one geneticist for every 600,000 individuals, the U.S. has less than half of the genetic workforce it needs. As an issue directly related to our business, we...

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Designing Inspiring and Healthy Workplaces

Apr 28, 2017 9:00 AM ET - “Our workplace design for the Philadelphia Navy Yard site has helped transform the level of energy and engagement of our employees. We want everyone at GSK to feel energized and inspired. We are in the process of taking our industry-leading design...

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Walmart Today | What is a GRR?

Apr 28, 2017 8:05 AM ET - Check out the 2-minute breakdown of the Walmart 2017 Global Responsibility Report. The 2017 report outlines the retailer’s milestones in creating shared value for people, business and society.  ...

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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany Publishes Corporate Responsibility Report 2016

Apr 28, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany has published its eighth Corporate Responsibility Report, covering the years 2015 and 2016. It is available online at www.emdgroup.com/cr-report. ...

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Together for Safer Roads, Republic Services and other TSR Member Companies Celebrate World Day for Safety and Health at Work

Apr 28, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Between 25 and 33 percent of global crashes are work-related and 36 percent of occupational deaths worldwide are due to road crashes. As of 2010, there were more than 307 million commercial vehicles on the world’s roads. Companies have the...

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Teck Reports 2016 Sustainability Performance

Apr 27, 2017 2:00 PM ET - Teck Resources Limited (TSX: TECK.A and TECK.B, NYSE: TECK) ("Teck”), has released its 16th annual Sustainability Report, covering the company’s performance in 2016 and progress towards its short-term sustainability goals set for 2020...

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Qualcomm Cultivates Interest in STEM Education

Apr 27, 2017 11:15 AM ET - Science, technology, engineering and mathematics, known collectively as STEM, are essential for inventions that we bring to life. It’s easy to imagine that technology will always get better, faster and cheaper – but without disruptors, scientists...

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Lockheed Martin Releases Its 2016 Sustainability Report

Apr 27, 2017 10:25 AM ET - Our 2016 Sustainability Report, “Science of Citizenship” details how we are making progress against our newest cycle of Sustainability Management Plan goals and our five newly-evolved core areas: business integrity, employee wellbeing, product...

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Duke Energy’s Latest Sustainability Report Details Cleaner Energy Investments and Aggressive Goal to Reduce Carbon Emissions 40 Percent by 2030

Apr 27, 2017 9:40 AM ET - CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A modernized generating fleet and additional investments of $11 billion in cleaner generation are spurring Duke Energy to establish an aggressive carbon dioxide reduction goal: 40 percent by 2030 from 2005 levels. The goals are...

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FedEx Blazing Trail for Efficient Fleets and Fuels

Apr 27, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Practical sustainability requires leadership, service innovation and efficiency from FedEx team members. We also need smart collaboration with other organizations, such as Environmental Defense Fund and WRI EMBARQ.

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Putting It Plainly

Apr 27, 2017 9:00 AM ET - “As a practicing physician for over a decade and a lawyer committed to improving health policy, I understand patients want to see the results of studies they contributed to, sometimes to see if a medicine might benefit them, but often times because...

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