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BCE Publishes 25th Corporate Responsibility Report

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BCE Inc. ("Bell Canada” or “Bell”) has released its 25th annual Corporate Responsibility Report, covering the company’s performance in 2017 and progress towards its short- and long-term sustainability goals.

Throughout the report, Bell demonstrates that through strong corporate responsibility practices, they are able to recruit and retain talented team members, reduce risk, build customer loyalty and long-term shareholder value, and meet our commitment to the United Nations Global Compact. Here are some highlights from Bell’s performance in 2017:

Delivering Impact: Corporate Social Responsibility at BNY Mellon

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Every day, BNY Mellon contributes to the safe and consistent functioning of global financial systems, supporting stability in a constantly changing world. The company’s approach to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plays a role in driving meaningful change for financial markets, the world and its citizens.

Interview: How Dr. Sara Brand Empowers Women Entrepreneurs via True Wealth Ventures

Dr. Brand will deliver a keynote conversation at Whole Planet Foundation's Power Her Potential Women’s Expo on June 2, 2018.
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Sara Brand is a new partner to Whole Planet Foundation, delivering a keynote conversation at our June 2, 2018 Power Her Potential Women’s Expo.

Viacom Supports 1in6 and NO MORE’s Powerful Public Service Announcement

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Yes, it’s hard to believe, and yes research shows that at least 1 in 6 men have been sexually abused or assaulted in either childhood or adulthood.

1 in 6 is an organization devoted to helping men who have experienced unwanted or abusive sexual experiences live happier and healthier lives. No MORE similarly operates with a goal to create a community with zero gender-based bias and is dedicated to ending domestic violence and sexual assault by creating awareness, inspiring action through movements as such, and fueling culture change.

VMware Invests in a New Women’s Leadership Innovation Lab at Stanford University

VMware contributes $15 million to the Lab to focus on research on systemic biases in the workplace in the pursuit of advancing female leadership
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PALO ALTO, Calif.May 30, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- At the 3rd annual Women Transforming Technology (WT2) Conference in Palo Alto, with the theme “Inclusion in Action,” VMware (NYSE:VMW) announced it is collaborating with Stanford University to create the VMware Women’s Leadership Innovation Lab, in

BSR18: A New Blueprint for Business

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By Aron Cramer, President and CEO, BSR

The world is changing at a rapid pace.

The business agenda is changing, and the sustainability agenda needs to change with it. At the BSR Conference 2018 in New York City November 6-8, we will be presenting “A New Blueprint for Business,” defining a path that enables business to thrive in societies that prosper.

2019 Gender-Equality Index Gives Companies Chance to Prove Their Commitment to Gender Equality to Investors

By Kiersten Barnet, Deputy Chief of Staff to the Chairman, Bloomberg L.P.; Manager, GEI
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Last week’s discussions at the Bloomberg Business of Equality Summit proved that the topic of gender equality is ubiquitous – companies can no longer ignore gender-related issues in the workplace. Policies and practices that promote equality benefit everyone – employees are happier, more productive and exhibit a greater sense of loyalty. Not surprisingly, we also know that companies that prioritize inclusion tend to outperform those that do not.

Ryan Murphy to Donate All Profits From FX’s “Pose” to LGBTQ Charities

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Ahead of the June 3 premiere of his new FX series Pose, a dance musical about ball culture in 1980s New York City, writer and producer Ryan Murphy announced he will donate 100% of his profits from the show to trans and LGBTQ charities across the U.S. The series features the largest cast of transgender actors in regular roles in TV history, as well as the largest recurring cast of LGBTQ actors ever for a scripted series.

GLAAD Media Awards Honor ‘This Is Us,’ ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine,’ and More From 21CF for Outstanding LGBTQ Storytelling

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Three television projects from 21st Century Fox businesses took home top honors at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City on May 5, including Twentieth Century Fox Television’s This Is Us, FOX’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and National Geographic’s Gender Revolution: A Journey with Katie Couric.

FCA US Earns Spot on DiversityInc’s 2018 Lists of “Noteworthy Companies for Diversity” and “Top Companies for Veterans”

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  • FCA US has earned one of DiversityInc’s top recognitions 10 times since the benchmarks were established in 2001
  • Second consecutive year the Company earned a top spot in the specialty category “Top Companies for Veterans” established in 2017
  • Company’s longstanding, enterprise-wide commitment to diversity and inclusion supports a work culture where all employees are engaged, included and respected
  • Sophisticated supplier diversity programs continue to differentiate FCA US as a diversity leader
  • More than 1,000 companies participated in the 2018 DiversityInc evaluation
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  • FCA US has earned one of DiversityInc’s top recognitions 10 times since the benchmarks were established in 2001
  • Second consecutive year the Company earned a top spot in the specialty category “Top Companies for Veterans” established in 2017
  • Company’s longstanding, enterprise-wide commitment to diversity and inclusion supports a work culture where all employees are engaged, included and respected
  • Sophisticated supplier diversity programs continue to differentiate FCA US as a diversity leader
  • More than 1,000 companies participated in the 2018 DiversityInc evaluation

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