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GRI Impact Story Fuji Xerox: Excellence in Leadership and Stakeholder Engagement

Sep 27, 2017 10:00 AM ET - GRI Impact Stories are short interviews with representatives from companies that are using the GRI reporting framework to create tangible benefits for their business and stakeholders. We spoke to Fuji Xerox Asia Pacific to find out how the company...

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WEBINAR | 2017 Cone Gen Z Study: How to Speak Z

Sep 27, 2017 9:30 AM ET - Join Cone Communications to learn about the findings and insights from the newly released 2017 Cone Gen Z CSR Study: How to Speak Z. This first of its kind study examines not only Gen Z’s attitudes and perceptions around CSR, but also how they’re...

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The Long-Term Impact of Skills-Based Volunteering on the Social Sector

Sep 27, 2017 9:15 AM ET - New research demonstrates the long-term impact of skills-based volunteering (SBV) on the social sector. As highlighted in our article, The Promise of Skills-Based Volunteering featured in Stanford Social Innovation Review's Fall 2017 issue,...

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Indonesia in Transition: Minemouth Coal and Hybrid Renewable Solutions

Sep 27, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Indonesia boasts vast untapped resources and mining will continue to play a significant role in the country’s development. The provision of a secure, reliable power supply is critical for mining operations, and Indonesia is chasing full...

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Digitally Savvy Consumers

Sep 27, 2017 9:00 AM ET - The 10th edition of the Tetra Pak Index, published in collaboration with General Assembly, focuses on the fast-moving, information-saturated world of the connected consumer. This in-depth free global study explores how food and beverage brands...

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Scaling-Up Investment into Land Restoration

Sep 27, 2017 8:15 AM ET - Land degradation has long been recognized as a major problem which threatens ecological health, social stability and economic prosperity. For several decades, a series of solutions have been devised and attempted with varying degrees of success....

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Conducting Business 'The Aflac Way'

Sep 27, 2017 8:15 AM ET - In managing Aflac’s compliance standards, Matt Orr commits to honesty, transparency and integrity – threads woven into every department at Aflac. In this chapter, we’ll define what it means to do business “The Aflac Way,” highlighting how product...

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Heightening CSR Impact through a Culture of Purpose

Sep 27, 2017 8:05 AM ET - At BNY Mellon, our purpose is “Improving Lives through Investing.” It is the vision that our leaders have set for the company, and one that all employees know and live out.

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Sappi North America's Key Performance Indicators: Energy

Sep 26, 2017 4:30 PM ET - Our pulp and paper products are derived from renewable resources, made with high levels of renewable energy, and are designed to be reused or recycled. While it is difficult to identify a more sustainable industry than forest products, not all...

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2018 International Corporate Citizenship Conference: Resilience, Responsibility, Results

Sep 26, 2017 3:00 PM ET - Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship is pleased to announce that registration is open for the 2018 International Corporate Citizenship Conference | April 8-10 in Los Angeles. This year's conference will focus on resilience,...

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Local Experts Demonstrate Authority in Mainland China CSR Consulting

Sep 26, 2017 1:10 PM ET - SynTao Co., Ltd. is a leading China-based consultancy promoting sustainability and responsibility in the Asia region. The organization focuses on consulting, education, and investment in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Founded in 2005, SynTao...

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Sustainable Business Practices Can Impact the Bottom Line, Say This Quartet of Researchers -- Lessons Here for Busy Execs

Sep 26, 2017 1:00 PM ET - A quartet of experts writing in the Harvard Business Review has responded to the short-term, bottom-line pressures that we hear so much about throughout much of Corporate America. To develop their case, the authors (three academics and a...

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Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability Director, Joe Arvai - Big Data Will Not Save Us

Sep 26, 2017 12:30 PM ET - The rise of what is broadly called “big data” has given new impetus to those who believe that more and better information will solve our decision-making troubles. The term big data is generally taken to refer to the digital exhaust from...

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Dumpster-Diving Your Way Into Zero Waste to Landfill

Sep 26, 2017 12:05 PM ET - Roughly 12 billion metric tons of plastic waste will be in landfills by 2050, according to the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Landfill waste is linked to the release of methane and other potent greenhouse gas emissions,...

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Pfizer Expands Health Care Infrastructure in Underserved Communities

Sep 26, 2017 11:00 AM ET - An individual’s ability to access quality health care is often limited where infrastructure is weak or non-existent. By supporting collaborative and entrepreneurial approaches that aim to build and improve health infrastructure, we are giving...

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Bacardi Corporate Responsibility Efforts Highlighted in 2017 Report

Sep 26, 2017 10:00 AM ET - Bacardi focuses its award-winning CR efforts in five priority areas: 1) Marketplace (Alcohol Responsibility & Responsible Marketing); 2) Environment; 3) Responsible Sourcing; 4) People; and 5) Philanthropy & Community Investment. The 2017 CR...

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Domtar Sustainability: Personal Caring at Domtar Personal Care

Sep 26, 2017 9:15 AM ET - Gwendolyn McNuckles volunteered to serve as a “Wellness Champion” out of concern for her health and that of her colleagues at Domtar’s personal care manufacturing facility in Waco, Texas. "My co-workers were suffering bouts of diabetes,...

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Making the Case for Health: Insights from the First WELL Projects

Sep 26, 2017 9:05 AM ET - With a handful of WELL-certified projects now in operation and hundreds in the certification pipeline, real estate owners and developers are starting to take a hard look at the business case for healthy building certification. From these first few...

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Video: GRI – Driving Global Change Since 1997

Sep 26, 2017 9:00 AM ET - GRI is celebrating its first 20 years of helping companies and other organizations take action to create a more sustainable and inclusive global economy. Watch this video to learn more about the impact GRI has had over the past two decades.

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The Reporting Exchange Launches Today: The Global Resource for Corporate Sustainability Reporting

Sep 26, 2017 8:15 AM ET - Today, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) launched the Reporting Exchange - the single most up to date and comprehensive source of information on sustainability reporting requirements and resources currently available.

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Inclusion Remains a Top Priority for Today’s Evolving Workforce, Says New Deloitte – Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative Report

Sep 26, 2017 8:00 AM ET - As today’s workforce continues to evolve, professionals across generations cite inclusion as a key factor in determining whether they join, stay, or leave an organization.

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American Express Aligns Its CSR Efforts Toward Its North Star, Service

Sep 26, 2017 8:00 AM ET - Today, American Express published its latest corporate social responsibility (CSR) report, titled “The Service Effect.” The report describes how service has shaped the company’s efforts to honor and strengthen its commitments to all stakeholders –...

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Cisco Case Study | A Baseline for Success: Creating Sustainable PPPs

Sep 25, 2017 9:10 AM ET - To develop and sustain successful public-private partnerships, companies must ensure long-term sustainability. Clearly defining success metrics, establishing a baseline, and developing a process for continuous monitoring helps PPPs determine what...

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Weatherford Addresses Material Environmental, Social, and Governance Issues

Sep 25, 2017 9:00 AM ET - Weatherford considers material Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues to be those which pose the greatest potential risk to our business, and are important to our key stakeholders including our employees, customers, and shareholders. In...

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Sands ECO360 | Expanding Stakeholder Engagement

Sep 25, 2017 8:30 AM ET - Working in unison with our stakeholders, we can really make a meaningful difference – multiplying our positive impacts both now and into the future.

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