Development Crossing

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability

David Martel's Blog – August 2011 Archive (16)

RecycleMatch Founder and CMO Brooke Farrell Leads Cleantech Panel at SXSW

RecycleMatch co-founder Brooke Farrell is bringing together a panel of cleantech experts at the intersection of technology and the environment at SXSW Interactive (South By Southwest) to explore the subject “If Techies Can Save the World, Why Aren’t They?” Farrell’s experience as a first time tech entrepreneur, with more experience in environmental business than tech, has assembled a panel of experts who are…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 22, 2011 at 10:45pm — No Comments

RecycleMatch Founder and CMO Brooke Farrell Leads Cleantech Panel at SXSW

RecycleMatch co-founder Brooke Farrell is bringing together a panel of cleantech experts at the intersection of technology and the…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 22, 2011 at 10:44pm — No Comments

Loyalty Programs and Social Responsibility: A Conundrum

Loyalty programs are a powerful (and relatively untapped) way to galvanize consumer engagement around giving back.  Most loyalty programs today with “give back” options fall short of the mark for consumer relevance and impact.  They lack empowered choice, personal relevance and authenticity.  In this post, Benevity’s CEO explores how bringing more choice and transparency to the social elements of loyalty programs makes sense both for business and social impacts. …

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 19, 2011 at 10:40pm — No Comments

General Motors' July 2011 Corporate Responsibility Newsletter

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 16, 2011 at 9:54pm — No Comments

Making the Business Case for Corporate Philanthropy

The Conference Board has released a Director Notes report on increasing the accountability and transparency of corporate giving programs.

For detailed recommendations and examples of corporate-giving success and failures, see the complete report: …

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 16, 2011 at 9:50pm — No Comments

Interbrand's Weakest Link: Real World Financial Value

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 12, 2011 at 9:34pm — No Comments

Cotton made in Africa Initiative: Famine in East Africa

The Aid by Trade Foundation was founded in 2005 by Michael Otto, Hamburg industrialist and chairman of the supervisory board of the Otto Group, and has operated since then as an independent foundation within the Otto Group. Through its Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) initiative, it aims to help people to help themselves through trade and to safeguard the viability of future…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 12, 2011 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Be Green Packaging Successfully Completes AIB Food Contact Packaging Audit

Be Green Packaging, LLC. today announced that it has successfully completed an AIB food safety audit of its China-based manufacturing…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 10, 2011 at 10:56pm — No Comments

GE Traces the Key to Sustainable Growth with 2010 Citizenship Report

 

GE released its seventh annual Citizenship Report entitled Sustainable Growth, which details GE’s long-term value creation in addressing the world’s most pressing problems. This year, elements of particular interest include the Milestones in Citizenship timeline, the Decade in Review and the feature story on Creating Sustainable Value for Shareowners.



 

GE released its seventh annual Citizenship Report,…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 10, 2011 at 10:52pm — No Comments

Children’s Rights and Business Principles Initiative Wraps Consultation Period

A three-month consultation period has concluded for the …

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 9, 2011 at 10:17pm — No Comments

How Management Consultants Can Build A Better World

 More and more, nonprofit philanthropists, such as Pierre M. Omidyar and Peter B. Lewis are providing management consulting services to their grantees in order to increase their organizational effectiveness. Good move. In fact, better for the world, considering the vital missions of these NGOs and nonprofits--eliminating poverty and…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 9, 2011 at 10:05pm — No Comments

Enriching the Experience of Life: Brown-Forman Releases Third Corporate Responsibility Report

Brown-Forman announced today the publication of its third corporate responsibility report, “Enriching the Experience of Life.” The report covers the company’s progress and challenges in the areas of alcohol responsibility, environmental sustainability, employee relations, and civic engagement. The report is available in print and on the company’s website: …

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 6, 2011 at 10:24pm — No Comments

Social Accountability International's Newsletter - July 2011

SAI's newsletter is a monthly online publication, covering the latest news from SAI including CSR and supply chain management insight from the field, SAI program updates from around the world, Social Fingerprint®, SA8000® certification statistics, upcoming events and training seminars, job opportunities, and more. The newsletter aims to provide readers with a glimpse into the impact of our mission, and its multi-stakeholder approach to…

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 2, 2011 at 10:14pm — No Comments

How to Read A Sustainability Report: A Guide For Skeptics

It’s Sustainability Report season again. Companies around the world are sending out notices of their web-posted reports, highlighting their achievements with colorful charts, graphs and photos

Continue

Added by David Martel on August 2, 2011 at 9:47pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2011

2010

2009

© 2018   Created by Development Crossing.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service