CSR News

Press Release from in Finance & Investment
Jul 1, 2020 12:15 PM ET
  • Proceeds will fund eligible projects under Green Finance Framework
  • Further enhances strong liquidity position, adds flexibility at attractive rates
  • Builds on sustainability track record and recognized sustainability leadership in sector

IWBI members accelerate promotion of health and well-being as the program continues to grow

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Jul 1, 2020 12:10 PM ET

NEW YORK, July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ – The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) is pleased to announce new organizations that have joined the IWBI membership program. The continued growth of the program evidences an increasing focus on health and well-being through the spaces where we live, work and play. The most recent members to join this global network include a school district, a non-profit organization, real estate developers and product manufacturers.

by Christa Myers, Process Engineer, and Marc Pelletier, PhD, Process Specialist

Blog from in Health and Wellness
Jul 1, 2020 12:00 PM ET

During a global pandemic, the pharmaceutical industry must juggle the need for speed and the need to protect patient safety. A strong regulatory strategy makes it possible to accelerate drug development without getting slowed down by compliance considerations. 

Article from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Jul 1, 2020 11:30 AM ET

Now more than ever, we recognize that your company needs to minimize business interruption, maintain business continuity, and build resilience for the future. This is especially critical for highly regulated industries like financial services, government, as well as healthcare and life sciences. Security and compliance have never been more important, especially as employees rapidly move to working remotely.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jul 1, 2020 10:05 AM ET

HAMILTON, Bermuda, July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Bombay Sapphire, the world’s number one premium gin by volume and value, announces its collaboration with contemporary Chicago artist Hebru Brantley to launch its first-ever artist-designed bottle in North America. As an extension of Stir Creativity, the global platform from Bombay Sapphire, the new Hebru Brantley Limited Edition bottle embodies the brand’s mission to inspire and awaken creative potential within everyone.

Press Release from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Jul 1, 2020 10:00 AM ET

July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ - All 40+ CEOs, CPOs, CSO and senior industry experts, and 20+ sessions have now been finalised for next week’s inaugural Reuters Events Transform: Sustainable Procurement & Circularity virtual conference (7-8th July).

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jul 1, 2020 10:00 AM ET

July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ -TD Bank and Achilles International are proud to announce the first-ever Achilles Virtual Hope & Possibility® 5K/10-Miler presented by TD Bank. The virtual race will take place from July 18-26, giving participants across the country the flexibility of running, walking or wheeling the race where they live and around their schedules. The event will conclude on July 26, coinciding with the 30th Anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Press Release from in Philanthropy
Jul 1, 2020 9:45 AM ET

LOS ANGELES, July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ -- With nearly 11,000 patients served, including 1,000 emergency food deliveries made and over 10,000 financial assistance grants being provided in 49 states, Team Rubicon (TR) and Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF) are announcing the expansion of the COVID-19 Emergency Food Assistance Program. The program, a collaboration between TR and PAF, provides emergency food and financial assistance to people living with cancer, multiple sclerosis, and rheumatoid arthritis.

Press Release from in Health and Wellness
Jul 1, 2020 9:40 AM ET

The U.S. Conference of Mayors pass a resolution encouraging communities around the country to take action by advancing integrated solutions, such as the WELL Building Standard and the WELL Health-Safety Rating, to support a healthier and more equitable recovery.

By: John A. Lanier

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Jul 1, 2020 9:30 AM ET

Imagine if every customer could quickly and easily see the carbon footprint of what they were buying. I bet a lot of people would choose the lower carbon option!

By: Beth Meyer, Vice President of Partner Success at Discovery Education

Blog from in Education
Jul 1, 2020 9:30 AM ET

The evidence is clear – the number of STEM jobs are growing, but not equally.

Press Release from in Sustainable Development Goals
Jul 1, 2020 9:15 AM ET

July 1, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Launched by the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, #UN75 is a global dialogue initiative that generates discussions in all spheres of society about the challenges the world is currently facing. Views, concerns and ideas expressed during these sessions will be presented by the UN General Assembly to world leaders at the official commemoration of the UN’s 75th Anniversary in September 2020.

The focus of today’s conversation, named “Multilateralism in the time of Covid-19”, was the impact of COVID-19 on culture, sport and tourism.

Blog from in Human Resources
Jul 1, 2020 8:00 AM ET

“I am not only a member of the Armed Forces. I am a son, a brother, a friend, a member of my community, African American, and proudly gay.” -Booz Allen Senior Business Performance Analyst William Pickens 

For many of Booz Allen’s LGBTQ+ employees, military service is another important part of their identity.  Founded by a veteran and with veterans representing one-third of its employees, Booz Allen proudly supports its LGBTQ+ military employees—this Pride month and every month. Two of their stories follow.

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Jul 1, 2020 8:00 AM ET

On June 30, 2020 UPS released its 18th annual Sustainability Report, “Accelerating Sustainable Solutions.” The digital Report is fully interactive and details efforts during 2019 to advance the company’s 2020 and 2025 sustainability goals in alignment with its enterprise strategy.

Most notable is surpassing four goals one year ahead of schedule, including:

Black & Veatch authored lifecycle assessment of MeyGen Phase 1A shares lessons learnt from the planning, design, delivery and initial 18 months of operation of the first multi-MW tidal stream energy array

Press Release from in Energy
Jul 1, 2020 5:50 AM ET

REDHILL, United Kingdom, June 30, 2020 /3BL Media/  – Tidal stream energy has made a further step towards commercial viability following the most comprehensive lifecycle assessment to-date of a megawatt-scale array in the UK. The assessment, authored by Black & Veatch, shares lessons learnt during the planning, design, delivery and operation of MeyGen’s 6-megawatt (MW) array in Scotland’s Pentland Firth.