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Update to Japanese Translations of GRI Standards

Latest versions now available in the Japanese language
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Updates to two versions of the GRI Standards – ‘GRI 303: Water and Effluents 2018’ and ‘GRI 403: Occupational Health and Safety 2018’ – have been translated into Japanese. They are now available to any Japanese-speaking organization using the Standards.

​All of the Japanese translations of the Standards can be downloaded free of charge on the GRI website.

Sodexo Recognized as One of the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion for the 5th Consecutive Year

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 17, 2019 /3BL Media/- Sodexo, a food and facilities management company committed to improving Quality of Life, announced today that it has been named as one of the “Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion” by the Disability Equality Index (DEI) -- a joint initiative between the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and the US Business Leader

ScottsMiracle-Gro and ProAmpac Win 2019 AmeriStar Award

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CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 2019 AmeriStar Award has been presented to ScottsMiracle-Gro in partnership with packaging leader ProAmpac for their bio-plastic based design of the Miracle-Gro® Performance Organics™ growing media packaging, which made its commercial debut this spring.

PNC Named Employer of the Year by Disability:IN

Exemplary policies, strategies and initiatives cited as differentiators
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PITTSBURGH, July 18, 2019 /3BL Media/ — The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) has been recognized by Disability:IN® as the 2019 Employer of the Year for its exemplary policies, strategies and initiatives that have resulted in measurable progress in the areas of disability inclusiveness in the workplace, marketplace and supply chain.

Massachusetts Middle Schooler Wins 2019 Arrow Innovation in Electronics Award

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DENVER, July 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Arrow Electronics presented Massachusetts seventh grader Vikram Anantha with its 2019 Innovation in Electronics Award at the National Invention Convention, a celebration of K-12 inventors and entrepreneurs from across the United States. 

CBRE Named One Of 2019's Best Employers For Women By Forbes

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LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2019 /3BL Media/ - CBRE Group, Inc. is a Forbes 2019 Best Employer for Women based on an independent analysis by market research company Statista. More than 1,200 companies were evaluated and CBRE is the only commercial real estate firm to make the list.

"Women are a driving force in the success of CBRE,” said Darcy Mackay, Chief Human Resources Officer. “We hope this recognition from our employees will encourage many more women to consider a career in commercial real estate, and we’re proud to be leading the way.”

Storytelling, Strategy Win Booz Allen Top Awards for Brand

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A company’s brand tells its story, from what job candidates can expect from a workplace to the value clients and investors will receive from products and services. Brand strategy impacts public perception, customer and employee engagement, and sales.  

In today’s era of rapid innovation, however, it’s easy for a company’s products, services, and technology to evolve more quickly than its brand.  When this happens, employees, customers, and stockholders can be unaware of a company’s true value.

Gildan’s HIV/AIDS Prevention Activities Recognized With Building a Better World Award

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The Honduran Private Enterprise Council , Global Communities and Tegucigalpa Sur Rotary Club recognized Gildan with the Building a Better World award.

Gildan received the Building a Better World award for its corporate social responsibility program in support of Honduras' national focus on the prevention of HIV.

The Alliance to Save Energy Names Four Innovators as 2019 Stars of Energy Efficiency

Ingersoll Rand to receive Star Efficiency Award for reducing greenhouse gas emissions and energy intensity of its operations
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WASHINGTON, July 10, 2019 /3BL Media/ – The Alliance to Save Energy on Wednesday announced it would be awarding Alabama Power, Ingersoll Rand, OhmConnect, and Pepco Holdings its 2019 Stars of Energy Efficiency, celebrating their accomplishments in pioneering new ways to use energy more effectively. The awards reflect a new emphasis on reducing energy use through integrated and automated technologies, on-demand efficiency opportunities that can better balance electrical grid loads, and corporate leadership in speeding the deployment of efficiency solutions.

ESG Disclosure Reduces Risk and Informs Investors

GRI Chief Executive testifies to US House Committee on strengthening ESG legislation
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July 10, 2019 /3BL Media/ - GRI’s Chief Executive, Tim Mohin, testified today (10 July) before the US House Committee on Financial Services, which is considering new corporate reporting requirements for Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) information.

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