Skype in the classroom is Skype’s flagship social good program. It is a free global community that invites teachers to use Skype to connect their students with other classrooms and featured partners from around the world to collaborate on classroom projects, as well as share ideas and inspiration around specific teaching needs.
Join Canadian Business for Social Responsibility (CBSR) this year for a series of webinars, regional networking opportunities, hands-on workshops and 'Signature' events, with outstanding speakers discussing leading-edge CSR topics relevant in both Canada and internationally. A globally recognized source for corporate social responsibility in Canada, CBSR offers learning events that brings together thought leaders and practitioners to discuss practical solutions to CSR challenges.
GE impacts the healthcare landscape through GE Healthcare and numerous business initiatives such as our healthymagination commitment, various employee programs, and philanthropic and capacity-building initiatives. Focus areas include developing healthcare technologies to improve treatment programs; funding research to develop innovative products; commissioning studies on doctor/patient interaction; seeking innovative ways to increase access for underserved communities; supporting health centers with grants and skills-based volunteerism; and funding health center upgrades in Latin Amer
HMH’s Community Investment Councils (CICs) are designed to empower our employees around the world to make a difference in their local communities. After a three-site pilot in 2011, HMH now runs CIC programs in 12 major offices. Throughout 2012, these teams of employee volunteers worked with their local colleagues to organize nearly 180 office-wide volunteer events and fundraisers, and award resources—including employee time, HMH products,and funds—to non-profits in their local area.
Leading outdoor retailer REI has published its 2012 stewardship report, with metrics and highlights in the categories of Sustainable Operations, Community, Product Stewardship and Workplace. Available at http://www.rei.com/stewardship/report/2012.html.
The Standard is Sappi Fine Paper North America’s educational publication series, demonstrating how printing techniques can serve as a creative tool and are an invaluable resource for designers and printers throughout the world. Each edition focuses on a particular aspect of the printing and design process. This series is part of Sappi's continuing commitment to create unique and valuable educational resources for professionals in the print communications business.
Sustainability is an essential component of Eastman's business, representing our culture of continuous improvement, innovation and responsibility. Sustainability makes sense for our business, but more importantly, it makes sense for our world. Our corporate strategy centers on growing our core businesses, investing in fast-growing regions with a rising middle class, forming strategic joint ventures and making acquisitions to continuously improve our product portfolio, and leveraging our sustainability advantages today and in the future.
ARAMARK has a deep respect for and commitment to protecting and improving the environment. We work to reduct our environmental footprint, while offering expertise and practical solutions to our clients to help them reduce their environmental impacts.
There’s a new business reality: automotive, heavy industry and technology companies, and their supply chain partners, face heightened expectations from a range of stakeholders on complex corporate responsibility issues. Join your peers at the AIAG Corporate Responsibility Summit and be a part of creating solutions to these challenges, from improving global working conditions and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, to sourcing materials in a way that respects human rights.