As he assumed the post of the highest elected public officer of the United States, President Joseph Biden characterized his [as the] “Climate Administration” and immediately (the fabled Day One actions) set out a very ambitious “climate crisis” policy agenda for action by the many arms of the Federal government agencies under his control. (Notably, all cabinet offices with their great reach.)
Join America's Charities and our partner SmartSimple at the CONNECT HR Leadership Virtual Summit, taking place March 29 - April 2, 2021, via Zoom. At the event, we will meet one-on-one with organizations interested in learning more about how to recruit, retain, and engage employees, begin or evolve giving and volunteering programs, set-up a hardship relief fund, build and manage corporate culture, and/or increase community involvement and social impact.
By Carolyn Berkowitz, President & CEO, Association of Corporate Citizenship Professionals (ACCP)
No profession has remained untouched by the three crises of 2020: the COVID-19 pandemic, the resulting economic downturn, and the reckoning with racial injustice. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is no exception. This past year shined a bright light on the increasing importance of corporations redefining their value to society and expanding their commitment to all stakeholders - customers, employees, regulators, investors, and the communities in which they work.
The public discourse about the current (and future) state of corporate sustainability / ESG disclosure and reporting continues to steadily expand, especially in Europe and North America, Asia, and other regions. What new or expanded accounting standards might be developed to create more harmony in corporate disclosures? To establish more comparability, standardization and credibility for public company reporting?
During Women’s History Month, Truist celebrates the trailblazing and inspiring women both inside and outside our workplace that stand for better.
We foster a culture where women can thrive, and we continuously strive to empower and support women in all aspects of their lives through advocacy, development, understanding and inclusion. Together, we strengthen women's presence and impact at all levels of the company, in our communities and with our clients.
About Sustainable / or ESG Investing: We have traveled a far distance over the past four decades, beginning with “ethical” and “faith-based” and the more frequent “socially responsible investing” (SRI), morphing over time into “sustainable & responsible investing” (still SRI for the traditionalist) and on to “ESG investing”. And now to… how about “investing”? That is, just plain investing, as our friend and colleague Erika Karp, CEO of Cornerstone Capital Group has been long saying.
Herbalife Nutrition recognized in Mongolia as Green Hero by Tuvshin Saikhan Center
In Mongolia, Herbalife Nutrition been recognized as Green Hero by the Tuvshin Saikhan Center. The Tuvshin Saikhan Tuv is recycling center (waste recycling and re-use facility) working to reduce waste and has been a reliable supplier to recycling plants and export-oriented consumers in Mongolia for 11 years. They partners with more than 50 organizations, ambassadors and government agencies. Over the past three years Herbalife Nutrition Mongolia has recycled a total of 3.3 tons of plastic containers and 1.4 tons of carton boxes for reuse.