MGM Resorts International Affiliates were twice recognized in 2017 for efforts to drive prevention and awareness of human trafficking SOURCE: MGM Resorts International
DESCRIPTION:LAS VEGAS, December 4, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Thomson Reuters Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the world’s biggest news and information provider, selected MGM MACAU as a top 15 global finalist for the “Stop Slavery Award” this month.
The esteemed award recognizes companies that have taken ...
For the fourth consecutive year Swarovski is supporting Trust Conference (November 15 - 16), which brings together thought #Leaders and #Change makers to find real solutions to empower women, fight slavery and advance #Human Rights worldwide.
“Ethical Markets highly recommends this conference. See you there! Hazel Henderson, Editor “ TruValue Labs, State Street, and Thomson Reuters invite you to the ESG Investing Forum in New York on October 25, 2017. This unique #Event provides an excellent opportunity to hear from #Industry experts and practitioners regarding important ESG ... Read More
3BL Media, the #digital#Corporate communications platform for #Sustainability and #Corporate Responsibility content, announced today it has acquired TriplePundit, the leading online #Business publication for the triple bottom line.
On Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 11 am ET, UPS will host a webinar with 3BL Media to discuss its Global Materiality Assessment. The webinar, featuring Patrick Browne, Director of Global Sustainability for UPS, and Nate Springer, Manager at Business for Social Responsibility (BSR), will cover UPS's global materiality assessment methodology, and its role in driving UPS's #Sustainability strategy, goals and reporting.
3BL Media announced today it has acquired CR Magazine, widely recognized for the 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, and COMMIT!Forum, the annual networking and professional #education#Event for CEOs and #Corporate Responsibility practitioners, from SharedXpertise Media LLC.
When President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week to sweep away Obama-era #Climate Change regulations, he said it would end America's "war on coal", usher in a new era of #Energy production and put miners back to work.
But the biggest consumers of U.S. #coal - #power generating companies - remain unconvinced.
Reuters surveyed 32 utilities with operations in the 26 states that sued former President Barack Obama's administration to block its Clean Power Plan, the main target of ...
The team who wrote and published Boeing's 2016 environmental report will join 3BL Media for the next "Best Practices" webinar to share their formula for using multimedia and storytelling to convey the aerospace giant's #Sustainability progress with audiences around the world.
Social and environmental compliance, sustainability, and #digital circular #economy expert iPoint is excited to announce the release of a new comprehensive benchmarking report which evaluates brands on their anti-slavery #Compliance with the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act of 2010 (CA-TISCA). Funded by iPoint and prepared by Development International (DI), a not-for-profit organization specialized in evaluations, the report rates the legal compliance, affirmative practice, and #Transparency ...
Baxter Again Achieves 100 Percent on the 2017 Corporate Equality Index for LGBT Workplace Equality SOURCE: Baxter International Inc.
DESCRIPTION:DEERFIELD, Ill., December 5, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Baxter International Inc. has again earned a top score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The CEI is a national benchmarking survey and report on #Corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) ...
by Cliff Henson, Sr. Vice President, Enterprise Group, Global Supply Chain SOURCE: Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
DESCRIPTION:At least 21 million people are trapped in modern slavery around the world, according to an estimate by the International Labor Organization. That’s an absolutely appalling figure.
As a global organization with a supply chain that spans the world, we’ve long recognized the part we can play in tackling the root causes of forced labor and human trafficking. We ...
SOURCE: Nestlé in the U.S.
DESCRIPTION:October 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Nestlé has been recognised as the leading #Food and beverage company in the Thomson Reuters Diversity and Inclusion Index (D&I), for its efforts in creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.
The index ranked Nestlé 13th overall out of more than 4,000 publically traded companies worldwide. Companies were assessed in four categories: diversity, people development, news controversies and inclusion.
Nestlé is ...
New Diversity and Inclusion Index Ranks Baxter Among Top 100 of More than 5,000 Publicly Traded Companies SOURCE: Baxter International Inc.
DESCRIPTION:DEERFIELD, Ill., September 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) has been recognized by Thomson Reuters as a Top 100 company for outstanding practices in #Diversity and inclusion in its inaugural Diversity & Inclusion Index, which debuted today. The index and ratings are designed to transparently and objectively ...
Award to be presented July 20th at “Summer in the City” CSR Investing Summit NEW YORK, July 18th, 2016—S-Network Global Indexes today announced that the 2016 Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Ratings Global Leadership Award will be given to Praxair, Inc., a leading global industrial gas company. The award is based on high ranking and company [...]
July 25, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Corporate #Sustainability#Leaders might have one of the most exciting #jobs in #Business today, and according to new research by the National Association for Environmental Management (NAEM), these professionals also have a skill set as unique as their role.
3BL Media, the #Corporate communications platform for #Corporate social responsibility and #Sustainability news and content, has formed a news distribution partnership with the Global Compact Network Canada (GCNC), the Canadian Chapter of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC).
Greenhouse gas emissions data from the world’s 500 largest companies shows that for the first time, the Global 500 are beginning to grow their businesses and manage their emissions at a rate that follows the global scientific consensus on the risks of #climate change, according to a Thomson Reuters report. These businesses currently represent about [...]
TruValue Labs and Thomson Reuters today announced the availability of Insight360 real-time Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) data on Thomson Reuters' Eikon. Insight360 answers financial professionals' need for real-time and material content and #Analysis regarding #Corporate risk and public companies' extra financial performance - also called sustainability, or ESG performance. Thomson Reuters' Eikon subscribers can add Insight360 to their portfolio instantly and at low ...
The Thomson Reuters Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the world's biggest news and information provider, today launched a high-profile award as part of a drive aimed at engaging the world's biggest companies in the fight against forced labour.
SOURCE: 3BL Media, LLC
DESCRIPTION:A new investment index has been launched. It’s the latest result of a growing demand by investors to benchmark the #Impact of CSR, ESG, and #Sustainability issues on #Business valuation.
The S&P Long-Term Value Creation Global Index, created by the S&P Dow Jones Indices, measures #Sustainability criteria and projected investment outcomes over the long term. Developed in partnership with the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, the LTVC is designed to service large ...
LUPANE, Zimbabwe, Nov 21 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When Thabiso Dube isn't helping his mother at home, the scrawny 8-year-old is working alongside her, doing odd #jobs in exchange for food.
He should be in class, but has virtually dropped out of school because he is always hungry, said his mother Sithandile Dube, of Lupane district in Matebeleland North province.
Thabiso only goes to school "if he has the strength," she says - which can be as little as once a week, usually when ...
Sustainable Brands® pan-European #Conference SB'15 London begins today at the Beaumont Estate in Windsor. Nearly 400 #Business executives across diverse #Industry sectors and from 30+ countries are convening today through November 18th to collaborate and demonstrate how brands are transforming sustainability-led initiatives into profitable #Business outcomes.
S-Network Global Indexes Hosts Summer in the City The 3rd Annual CSR Investing Summit WHO: The #Event is hosted by S-Network Global Indexes Inc., developer of the Thomson Reuters Corporate Responsibility Ratings (TRCRR) and Indexes (TRCRI). WHAT: Summer in the City, the 3rd Annual CSR Investing Summit, is an all-day #Conference offering [...]
Featured in Governance Research Digest – March 2015 Summary Thomson Reuters and Deloitte launched the first financial crime survey in the MENA region this year. Financial crime in MENA report 2015 is the first survey of #Compliance professionals in this region, based on responses from over 160 executives across the #Corporate and financial sectors, with approximately 30% from... Read More The post Financial crime in MENA report 2015 appeared first on CSR International.
Among all the news distributed by #Corporate America, content concerning volunteerism and #Community relations initiatives gets the most engagement, according to newly released research report from 3BL Media.
Research reported at Charities@Work employee engagement summit SOURCE: 3BL Media, LLC
DESCRIPTION:NEW YORK, March 30, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Among all the news distributed by #Corporate America, content concerning volunteerism and #Community relations initiatives gets the most engagement, according to newly released research report from 3BL Media.
News about the #Environment and #Climate Change represented the second most read and shared category of content distributed by corporations. The findings were ...
BANGKOK, March 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Businesses in Myanmar have colluded with military and government officials to seize vast tracts of farmland from ethnic minority villagers in the northeast, using much of the land for rubber plantations, a UK-based rights group said.
Over the past decade, 5.3 million acres (2.1 million hectares) has been leased to investors for commercial #agriculture without the consent of landowners, and rubber plantations cover more than a quarter of this ...
Global 500: GHG emissions on the rise
The curve is still heading in the wrong direction for big business’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The #carbon footprint of the world’s 500 largest companies (Global 500) grew 3.1% from 2010 to 2013, according to research by Thomson Reuters and #Sustainability consultancy BSD Consulting. This is a troubling trend given that GHG emissions should have seen a 4.2% reduction over the same period ...
Greenhouse gas emissions from the world’s 500 largest businesses rose 3.1 percent from 2010 to 2013, according to a Thomson Reuters report written in collaboration with BSD Consulting. During this time the UN says major companies should have seen a 4.2 percent reduction to keep global temperatures within a 2 degrees Celsius increase to limit [...]
Monday, July 28, 2014 From the Global Financial Integrity Blog: Debate in Delaware on Anonymous Companies Why Wildlife Trafficking and Anonymous Companies are Mutually Inclusive Why Tanzania Needs to be Careful with Gas Revenues New Thomson Reuters Foundation Media Program to Investigate Illicit Finance, Tax Abuse What [...]