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Corporate Leaders Gathering To Recognize Shared Responsibility For Progress On Societal Challenges

CEOs to Attend Closed-Door Session to Discuss
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December 19, 2012 /3BL Media/ - On February 25, 2013, International Corporate Philanthropy Day (ICPD), CECP will host the 8th annual Board of Boards CEO Conference, “CALL TO ACTION: Engaged Leadership, Unprecedented Impact”.  CECP will convene up to 100 Fortune 500 CEOS to recognize the shared potential CEOs of the world’s largest companies have in in advancing solutions to the world’s greatest challenges, including presentations by Ursula Burns, CEO of Xerox; James T.

CECP Interview with NCOC on 2012 Giving in Numbers

A Deeper Dive into the Data
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Originally posted as featured content on NCOC's website:  http://www.ncoc.net/GivingInNumbers_2012  An interview between Alice Murphy, NCOC and Margaret Coady, CECP.

Leadership in CCSR - Embracing new opportunities

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Social Networks and the Internet, with instant communications and access to a vast amount of information, have empowered people around the world to be aware of the needs of the individual, community and the environment. Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are all about empowering a way of life for people to manage their economic welfare by being environment friendly and attentive to the social needs of individuals in the community.

// CCSR Conference Highlights Canada Perspective

5th Annual CCSR Conference brings Canada Perspective on Corporate and Community Social Responsibility
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The 5th annual Corporate and Community Social Responsibility (CCSR) Conference will be held on Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 at Algonquin College in Ottawa to celebrate and showcase excellence in CCSR. Participants will engage with experts from around the country and beyond to learn new ways that corporations work with their community and NGOs, and how such relationships improve productivity and enhance the bottom line.

2012 Corporate Philanthropy Summit Executive Summary

Highlights from the 2012 Corporate Philanthropy Summit
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Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy created an Executive Summary of the 2012 Corporate Philanthropy Summit capturing the highlights from two days of networking and learning opportunities for corporate giving officers from Fortune 500 companies.  The report includes key takeaways from enaging keynotes and a panel discussion among the winners of the 2012 Excellence Award in Corporate Philanthropy. 

Research4Life Case Studies Highlight Impact of Access to Research in Developing Countries

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To celebrate Research4Life’s 10th anniversary in 2011, the organization launched a user experience competition. Users were asked to share how HINARI, AGORA or OARE has improved their work, life and community. In total some 60 entries from countries in all five continents were received. This impressive array of inspiring testimonies revealed a wealth of positive impacts brought about by Research4Life. This book celebrates the stories behind some of these competition entries.

Best Practices in Commercial Carbon Offset Purchasing Webinar

Guidelines, strategies, and resources for integrating carbon offsets into corporate sustainability goals
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A webinar on credible voluntary offsetting—from the role of offsetting in corporate environmental strategy and the ideal use of offsets to the identification of credible offset retailers and products. With Green-e; Adrian Rimmer, Chief Executive Officer, The Gold Standard Foundation; and Elyse Rhodin, Clean Energy Analyst, Think Energy. September 29th at Noon PT.

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A webinar on credible voluntary offsetting—from the role of offsetting in corporate environmental strategy and the ideal use of offsets to the identification of credible offset retailers and products. With Green-e; Adrian Rimmer, Chief Executive Officer, The Gold Standard Foundation; and Elyse Rhodin, Clean Energy Analyst, Think Energy. September 29th at Noon PT.

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CSR Report Special Edition: ESG for Investors, Part Three: How CalPERS Views ESG Impact on Risk and Return

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In the third segment of the series "ESG for Investors,” Anne Simpson, Senior Portfolio Manager for Corporate Governance at CalPERS, continues to describe how ESG is a “game-changer” for asset managers at pension funds who must identify and evaluate ESG issues for an accurate assessment of risk and return.

 

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3BL Media is the leading CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and sustainability news and content distribution company. The company works with organizations including, multinational corporations, SME’s and non-profits to distribute multi-format media assets regarding environmental and social issues. 3BL Media leverages its expertise in corporate responsibility, technology and social media to enable organizations to communicate their Triple Bottom Line initiatives to various stakeholder groups. 3BL Media is the publisher and producer of The CSRminute™  and the CSRreport(TM). http://3blmedia.com

 

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In the third segment of the series "ESG for Investors,” Anne Simpson, Senior Portfolio Manager for Corporate Governance at CalPERS, continues to describe how ESG is a “game-changer” for asset managers at pension funds who must identify and evaluate ESG issues for an accurate assessment of risk and return.

 

About 3BL Media @3BLMedia
3BL Media is the leading CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) and sustainability news and content distribution company. The company works with organizations including, multinational corporations, SME’s and non-profits to distribute multi-format media assets regarding environmental and social issues. 3BL Media leverages its expertise in corporate responsibility, technology and social media to enable organizations to communicate their Triple Bottom Line initiatives to various stakeholder groups. 3BL Media is the publisher and producer of The CSRminute™  and the CSRreport(TM). http://3blmedia.com

 

World Environment Center Announces Call for Nominations for 2012 Gold Medal Award for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development

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Companies encouraged to apply now for annual Gold Medal Award for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development

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Companies encouraged to apply now for annual Gold Medal Award for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development

Nonprofits should seek more corporate expertise, less cash - Dallas Business Journal

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Not-for-profit organizations should tap corporations' expertise rather than asking for cash to achieve their goals, a panel of corporate givers said during a discussion on probono work on Friday.

The recession and corporate belt-tightening have left big business with less cash for philanthropy, but they can help in other ways, said Blaine Nelson, managing partner for Deloitte LLP.

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