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With Earth Day approaching, let’s examine the link between a culture of sustainability and one of innovation.

Blog from in Energy
Apr 21, 2018 1:25 PM ET

In some respects, it’s great news that more than half of the global population now lives in cities – a figure expected to increase to two in three people around the world by 2050.

This growth makes cities a great place to live and work and gives them a real sense of energy and vitality. But it also brings challenges of pollution, emissions and congestion, among other issues.

Press Release from in Sustainable Development Goals
Apr 20, 2018 8:00 PM ET

NEW YORK, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Today, UN Secretary-General António Guterres announced the appointment of Bola Adesola and Paul Polman to serve as new Vice-Chairs of the Board of the United Nations Global Compact.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Apr 20, 2018 7:30 PM ET

It's National Volunteer Week!

The following program elements will impact volunteer participation rates:

1. An executive champion

2. Clear management support for volunteering activities

3. A volunteer operating budget

4. An employee recognition program

5. Ongoing communication promoting opportunities to get involved

Join LBG Canada and advance your volunteering efforts. Get in touch!

#CIMatters #NVW2018

Global nonprofit cites company’s innovative spirit

Multimedia with summary from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 20, 2018 7:05 PM ET

AEG, the world’s leading sports and live entertainment company in the world, was honored yesterday by Cancer Support Community (CSC) for its commitment to philanthropic efforts through the company’s long-standing partnership with Amgen’s Breakaway from Cancer® initiative integrated into AEG’s Amgen Tour of California.

Blog from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 6:30 PM ET

This weekend the world celebrates Earth Day – a time to reflect on environmental impact and take action to create sustainable change. Established in 1970, Earth Day is now celebrated by more than one billion people worldwide – including participation from countless companies. Here’s how organizations are choosing to keep the holiday fresh and top of mind through engaging consumer activations: 

Blog from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 4:35 PM ET

With Earth Day just around the corner, we can all use a reminder of the role we play in protecting our environment and resources. Here are five easy tips and tricks you can use to help green up your commute:

Choose Your Wheels Wisely

By Wendy Quintero

Article from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 4:00 PM ET

“Power to Grow” is the challenge that La Red de Innovación e Impacto is promoting with the goal to support micro enterprises of the agriculture, agroindustry and textile sectors in Central America.

Article from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 4:00 PM ET

“El Poder de Crecer” es el concurso que impulsa la Red de Innovación e Impacto con el objetivo de apoyar diversos microemprendimientos en los sectores de agricultura, agroindustria y textil en Centroamérica.

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Apr 20, 2018 3:35 PM ET

As a company at the forefront of digital transformation, Microsoft is committed to bringing the benefits of technology to all. When we step back and look at challenges facing nonprofits, they struggle with the lack of technical capacity, scarcity of resources, and lack of partners and few technology solutions customized for their environment.

Multimedia with summary from in Education
Apr 20, 2018 3:35 PM ET

Do you want to know more about how Amgen Teach supports life science teachers across Europe? In this new video, teachers share their experiences after the program’s third year. Amgen Teach deepens student interest and achievement in science by strengthening the ability of teachers to use inquiry-based teaching strategies in the classroom.

Learn more about Amgen Teach: http://www.amgenteach.eu/

Multimedia with summary from in Health and Wellness
Apr 20, 2018 3:30 PM ET

Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company dedicated to improving well-being through our products and solutions, essentials for everyday life. This is what we do.

Company also provides energy and sustainability progress report

Press Release from in Environment
Apr 20, 2018 3:15 PM ET

DUBLIN, Ohio, April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ — The Wendy’s Company (NASDAQ: WEN) has announced a 2020 goal of opening more than 600 new restaurants across the globe. As part of its efforts to grow and differentiate the brand while keeping energy stewardship at the forefront, Wendy’s® recently unveiled a new “Smart Family of Designs,” providing a portfolio of development options to franchisees, including buildings that fit into smaller footprints.

$50,000 Donor Makes a Difference through Energy Drinks

Multimedia with summary from in Philanthropy
Apr 20, 2018 2:50 PM ET

Whole Planet Foundation’s global impact has reached the world’s poorest people – mostly women – in the United States and 70 other countries thanks to supplier donors like Hiball Energy who have collectively contributed more than $10 million for poverty alleviation. 

Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Apr 20, 2018 2:45 PM ET

Booz Allen Hamilton has been named a “Best Management Consulting Firm” by Forbes, receiving the list’s sole five-star ranking in the area of aerospace and defense.

Forbes partnered with market research company Statista to determine the top-ranking management consultancies across16 sectors—from aerospace and defense to financial institutions—and 16 functional areas, including strategy, sustainability and digital transformation.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Apr 20, 2018 2:05 PM ET

CALHOUN, Ga., April 20, 2018 — The 2017 Sustainability Report released online by Mohawk Industries outlines how business decisions rooted in corporate social responsibility have resulted in great dividends for the world’s largest flooring company, its customers, employees and communities. This year’s report, unified under a message that showcases how Mohawk is committed to “Believe in Better,” details how the company is driving innovation through more thoughtful product design and manufacturing.