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Making a Difference on Child Labour in Cocoa

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At Nestlé we use cocoa for many of our global brands. Addressing child labour in the cocoa sector is closely linked to our values as a company and our business success.  

To tackle this issue, since 2012 we’ve used a pioneering system to identify and help thousands of children working in the cocoa sector. Our results show that this approach can reduce child labour by 50%. Many of the children we’ve reached now go to school full time.

Q&A With GRI Chief Executive Tim Mohin

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It’s a special occasion for GRI – celebrating 20 years of founding and shaping sustainability reporting. We talked to our Chief Executive Tim Mohin, to take stock of GRI's accomplishments over two decades, and to find out how GRI will continue pioneering in the future.

Duke Energy Customer Service Week: Sean Tucker Embraces Teamwork at Work and on the Court

Lessons from basketball translate to the customer contact center for Sean Tucker. Companies are recognizing employees during Customer Service Week, Oct. 2-6
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Sean Tucker experienced the thrill of a lifetime on the basketball court, learning lessons he’s certain will make him a better teammate to his colleagues at work and to the customers they serve.

GSK Releases Impact Report, Highlighting the Triple Bottom-Line Impact of Volunteering

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To mark the beginning of our Global Month of Volunteering in October, GSK released our PULSE and Global Volunteering Annual Impact Report, which showcases stories and data on the triple bottom-line of volunteering: impact on communities, em

Erb Institute | Business for Sustainability Experts in the News - Thomas P. Lyon 'A Test for Corporate Sustainability Leadership'

Which companies will advocate for more sensible public policy?
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Private Sector Opportunity to Lead

Many companies have stepped up, joining campaigns such as the We Are Still In movement. With over 2,300 members (more than 900 of them from the business sector) and $6.2 trillion of economic might, We Are Still In is the broadest cross-section of the US economy ever assembled in support of climate action.

Which Companies will Walk the Talk?

Bacardi, Sus Marcas y Socios Distribuyen $215,000 USD a la Cruz Roja, UNICEF, Construyendo y Otras Organizaciones en México

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  • US$100,000 son de Bacardi para los esfuerzos de asistencia y reconstrucción del terremoto en México
  • US$50,000 son de CAZADORES® Tequila y duplicará hasta US$50,000 la aportación de sus clientes
  • US$15,000 son de CEPAS de Argentina, el socio de Bacardi en el Cono Sur
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  • US$100,000 son de Bacardi para los esfuerzos de asistencia y reconstrucción del terremoto en México
  • US$50,000 son de CAZADORES® Tequila y duplicará hasta US$50,000 la aportación de sus clientes
  • US$15,000 son de CEPAS de Argentina, el socio de Bacardi en el Cono Sur

Visa Named Among Leading Companies for Political Disclosures

Visa Listed as “Trendsetter” Within 2017 Index of Corporate Political Disclosure & Accountability
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Visa’s commitment to transparency in political disclosures has led to the company being named a “Trendsetter” on the 2017 CPA-Zicklin Index of Corporate Political Disclosure and Accountability, one of the most comprehensive rankings of the political disclosures and accountability practices of leading public companies in the U.S.

CMS Energy Announces Purchase of Lansing-Area Solar Project, Providing Clean Energy to Power 3,300 Homes

Delta Solar to Serve Lansing Board of Water & Light Customers
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LANSING, Mich., October 4, 2017 /3BL Media/ - CMS Energy announced today that its subsidiary, CMS Enterprises, is purchasing Delta Solar, a 24-megawatt, two-part solar power project under construction that will provide enough energy to the Lansing Board of Water & Light to power 3,300 homes through a power purchase agreement.

Case Study: Sustainability Reporting Helps Direct Focus and Generate Savings

GRI Impact Story: LM Wind Power
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For Christopher Springham, Vice President, Global Communications & Sustainability at LM Wind Power, GRI is the go-to organization for sustainability reporting and compliance. A pioneer in G4 reporting and an early adopter of the GRI Standards, LM Wind Power regards sustainability reporting as a motivator and a driver of progress.​

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