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Rockwell Automation Releases First GRI Report


This week, Rockwell Automation released its first report following the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework, measuring performance against key environmental, social, and government indicators.

Podcast: Securing the Future of Food Safety Auditors

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In this episode, host Linda Okpala speaks to GFSI Senior Technical Manager Marie-Claude Quentin on the latest public consultation from the GFSI.

Corporate America's Racial Awakening: One Year Later

In 2020, big businesses made new commitments to combat systemic racism and social injustice. But are they fulfilling their promises to the Black community?

Published by ESSENCE.COM MAY/JUNE 2021 Issue

By Kimberly Wilson

United Airlines New Diversity Officer Unveils Roadmap for Racial Equality


United’s focus has been on making structural changes that move the airline toward its goal of being the most inclusive airline in the industry.

UGG Announces Commitments To Restore Our Earth This Earth Day 2021

Brand continues its 'FEEL GOOD' initiative to protect people and planet
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SANTA BARBARA, Calif., May 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Southern California-based global lifestyle brand UGG® (a division of Deckers Brands [NYSE: DECK]) is celebrating Earth Day by announcing four key commitments focused on restoring the planet through a set of continued sustainability goals, projects, and global partnerships. Founded in 1970, Earth Day is an annual event rallying for the preservation of our planet.

Being Part of the Climate Change Solution Means Going Beyond the Obvious - Now!

by Olivier Blum

Climate change is the biggest challenge facing humanity today. It’s global, all-pervasive, and accelerating. The climate change solution, therefore, has to be equally comprehensive: it requires us all – governments, companies, investors, and individuals ─ to deploy not just single-track solutions and long-term pledges, but a whole arsenal of approaches and concrete actions, across multiple fronts ─ now.

At the government level, thankfully, awareness and action have picked up substantially.

Companies Commit to SDGs Collaboration

16 businesses sign up to GRI forum on reporting for the SDGs

A new program to enhance corporate reporting on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), by making it more relevant to stakeholders, is now underway – bringing together senior representatives from international companies.

Delivering the GRI Standards in Your Language

GRI Universal and Sector Standards translations require peer reviewers

Two significant changes to the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting standards mean that GRI is looking for peer reviewers to assist with the translation process into seven languages.

Rockwell Automation Employee Builds African Maternity Center to Honor Late Wife


In 2015, Rockwell Automation employee Craig Hacche decided to honor his late wife, Makena Marangu, by building a maternity center in Africa near her childhood home.

The two Angelinos had started healthcare charity Answer Africa in 2006 to help eradicate malaria before Marangu, a physician, died from breast cancer.

“The passion came from my wife,” said Hacche, an original equipment manufacturer account manager for Rockwell. “Her life experiences and wisdom made me a better person.”

Freeport-McMoRan Publishes 2020 Annual Report on Sustainability


Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced the publication of its 2020 Annual Report on Sustainability detailing its environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance during the year. FCX has a long history of robust ESG programs and is continuously striving to embrace evolving stakeholder expectations and best practices. This report marks FCX’s 20th year of reporting on its sustainability progress and FCX’s first year reporting in alignment with the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Metals & Mining framework.


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