Which companies will advocate for more sensible public policy?
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.
NEW YORK/WILMINGTON, NC, July 10, 2017 /3BL Media/ - To meet the needs of professionals seeking knowledge about the dramatically-expanding fields of Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Sustainability, Corporate Citizenship, Sustainable Investing and related subject matters, Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc. has partnered with the Swain Center for Executive Education at the University of North Carolina Wilmington to offer an online, self-paced learning course for individuals.
Company remains focused on improving overall performance
TransCanada is again part of Corporate Knights' Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada list, announced June 6, scoring with the highest number of women in executive management in the energy sector.
"As the number of female employees in TransCanada has increased over the years, so has the representation of women in our senior ranks," said Wendy Hanrahan, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Services.
GM's environmental manager shares her role in GM’s sustainability journey
For Bridget Burnell, GM’s manager of environmental sustainability initiatives, sustainability is more than just her job – it’s personal.
She spent much of her childhood on her grandfather’s 60-acre tree farm, going for walks around the property as her “Grandad” called out to birds and pointed out animal tracks. He passed down a love and respect for the environment that Burnell channels in her job today.
Burnell leads the teams pursuing GM’s renewable energy, waste reduction, water conservation, habitat preservation and other environmental commitments.
Don’t miss out the opportunity to become a Certified CSR - Practitioner!
LONDON, NEW YORK and TORONTO, May 30, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) articulate an agenda for the next 15 years (to 2030) with a view to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all.
In the last decade, the beverage industry has emerged as a global sustainability leader, with many companies working hard to design sustainability strategies that drive business value and the greater environmental good.
But the success of the industry and its leading companies isn’t solely based on effort; it’s also rooted in the creative ways they’re telling their sustainability stories.
Sponsored by Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership and Governance & Accountability Institute
May 12, 2017 /3BL Media/ - On May 16th and 17th, the Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership and Governance & Accountability Institute present the Spring 2017 CSR Certificate Program for corporate managers, not-for-profit and foundation managers, and others interested in career opportunities and advancement in the fields of Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”), Corporate Citizenship, Corporate Sustainability, Philanthropy, Risk Management, Ethics, and related positions.