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Illumina Releases Annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report

3BL Media

NASDAQ: ILMN), a global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies, today released its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report, highlighting the company's 2021 environmental, social, and governance (ESG) program and commitment to human health.

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Keysight Releases 2021 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

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Report highlights company’s progress in environmental, social, and governance efforts worldwide. In fiscal year 2021 the company announced new CSR key impact goals to track its efforts in helping drive positive environmental and social impact globally.

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Entergy's Top 10 Corporate Social Responsibility Moments of 2021

3BL Media

SOURCE: Entergy Corporation. As we welcome the new year, we reflect on our top 10 corporate social responsibility moments of 2021 and how our company and employees helped to create long-term, sustainable growth for the communities we serve – even in times of disaster.

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Synopsys' 2021 Corporate Social Responsibility Report: Creating a Smart Future Together

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: Synopsys released its annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report highlighting environment, social, and governance performance. Social Impact : In 2021, Synopsys donated more than $3.4 SOURCE: 3BL Alerts.

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Franklin Templeton Issues Corporate Social Responsibility Report and Broadens Goals for 2022

3BL Media

Franklin Templeton’s CSR goals outline the firm’s commitment to sustainability, which addresses our responsibilities for taking care of people, the planet and prosperity. Responsible Corporate Practices: The firm will continue to expand and scale cybersecurity effectiveness testing. .

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Blackbaud Releases 10th Annual Industry Report on Corporate Social Responsibility and Employee Engagement Trends

3BL Media

We’ve been in the social good business for 40 years and are dedicated to helping companies drive giving and volunteering. Over $607 million in grants were awarded: The report also looks at corporate grantmaking program trends from companies using YourCause GrantsConnect in 2021.

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Purpose Built Audio Conference Agenda Highlights Trends and Lessons in Corporate Social Responsibility

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: The world of social impact can feel scattered. How do you launch an effective social impact program? . Submittable, a social impact platform, is hosting the Impact Studio Conference for CSR and ESG practitioners to answer these questions and more.

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Corporate social responsibility and societal governance

Andreas Rache

Russia’s invasion of the Ukraine reminds us that corporate social responsibility (CSR) is both a reflection of the times we live in and also dynamic! Ethical … The post Corporate social responsibility and societal governance appeared first on The BUSINESS of SOCIETY.

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Asia: Then and now

Andreas Rache

It is both a bit weird and a great honour to be invited to reflect on our paper, “Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Asia: A Seven Country Study of CSR Web Site Reporting”. By Wendy Chapple & Jeremy Moon. ? 3 min read ?.

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How roasters and retailers can support farmers and make coffee more sustainable

GreenBiz

Corporate Social Responsibility Food & Agriculture Food SystemsCollective action is needed.

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CNH Industrial's Sustainability Initiatives Recognised at UBS Forum's CSR Summit and Awards

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: CNH Industrial has been recognised yet again for its leading sustainability initiatives in India, winning an impressive four major prizes at the 2022 UBS Forum Corporate Social Responsibility Summit and Awards. SOURCE: CNH Industrial.

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Unilever sets goals to reduce its plastic use and support a 'waste-free world'

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Corporate Social Responsibility Plastic WasteThe consumer goods giant pledges to halve its use of virgin plastic.

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Chipotle, Whole Foods top food company report card on animal welfare

Corporate Knights

Mercy for Animals ideally wants to see all food companies in Canada (and beyond) make animal welfare a priority by integrating it into their corporate social responsibility policies. Food animal welfare corporate social responsibility

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How marketers and advertisers can prioritize climate change

GreenBiz

Corporate Social Responsibility Marketing & Communication Social ResponsibilityBrands have the power to make an impact.

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What separates companies that succeed at becoming more sustainable from those that fail?

GreenBiz

Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Strategy Employee EngagementWinning worker hearts and minds.These companies have done that by embedding sustainability into their culture — from the mailroom to the boardroom.

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Learning from social enterprises creating an inclusive circular economy

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Corporate Social Responsibility Jobs & Careers social inclusionThe transition will require people to work together across companies and sectors, using skills such as empathy, craftsmanship and ingenuity.

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S&P Global plans to acquire RobecoSAM's ESG ratings business

GreenBiz

This is the S&P's latest move in accelerating and scaling up its environmental social governance expertise. Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Data Finance & Investing

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Intuit teams with Project Drawdown for ambitious 'climate positive' pledge

GreenBiz

Collaboration could lead to better outcomes for corporate climate goals. Carbon Removal Carbon Removal Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Strategy Technology

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Aflac Rings in the Holiday Season With NYSE

3BL Media

Alongside patients from the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Aflac’s Corporate Social Responsibility program — which has generated contributions of more than $162 million for children with cancer and sickle cell disease since 1995 — was recognized by the world’s largest stock exchange.

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Will the Davos 2020 manifesto succeed where its predecessor failed?

GreenBiz

Climate Change Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Sustainability Stakeholder EngagementThe new manifesto, at its core, might jut be new wine in old bottles.

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What if sports reacted to climate change like it’s reacting to coronavirus?

GreenBiz

Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Sustainability COVID-19 SportsGreenSportsBlog's Lew Blaustein lays out a future that imagines how American sports leagues could take climate action.

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How Google.org accelerates social good with artificial intelligence

GreenBiz

Artificial Intelligence Corporate Social Responsibility Information Technology Purpose and People

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Intel, Adobe, IBM and others on the lifecycle of corporate sustainability goal-setting

GreenBiz

Commitments & Goals Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Paris Agreement science-based targets Sustainable Development Goals TCFD ESGCiti, Keurig Dr Pepper and Micron set speedy targets, while Ingersoll Rand plays the long game.

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A peek into HP's investment in reducing ocean-bound plastic in Haiti

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Corporate Social Responsibility ocean plastic Plastic Waste Waste ManagementThe partnership has created another income source for Haitians and potentially a lower carbon footprint for HP.

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Will the private sector be held liable for climate change?

GreenBiz

Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Strategy Environmental ResponsibilityNational governments have been sued in climate change lawsuits. Companies could be next.

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Which companies are taking a stand on Roe v. Wade?

Corporate Knights

In an age of corporations taking stands on social issues , some companies reacted to the news with strong statements supporting a woman’s right to choose. . Some analysts say corporations may be waiting to see the final decision before jumping in.

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Making bold moves for HBCUs

Cisco CSR

In 2020, we came together to make our commitment to social justice integral to our company’s purpose by creating our Social Justice Beliefs and Actions —the beginning of a five-year, US$300 million commitment to address our biggest challenges and drive lasting, generational change.

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Addressing the social impacts of our food system

GreenBiz

farmworkers face a slew of social, economic and political challenges that have caused a decades-long farmworker shortage. Agriculture Corporate Social Responsibility Farmers Food Systems

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Author Talks: A toolbox for social change

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Cofounder of Candid and former GuideStar CEO Jacob Harold details the tools—from design thinking to game theory—that organizations can use to optimize their social-impact work. McKinsey on Books Public & Social Sector Corporate Social Responsibility

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Integrating CSR with diversity, equity and inclusion at Caesars Entertainment

GreenBiz

Careers Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Diversity Employee Engagement Equity & Inclusion Talent ShowThe gaming and entertainment company is upping the ante on all of these concerns.

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How the rise of corporate activism led to the world’s biggest companies leaving Russia

Corporate Knights

In some ways, these decisions fit in with a recent trend in which companies have increasingly staked out public positions on often controversial social and political issues, such as restrictions on trans rights and ability to vote. A corporate no-brainer. Many companies in the U.S.

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Are corporations serving their purpose?

Corporate Knights

In response, pioneering companies are defining why they exist, beyond serving shareholders. A growing number are adopting a social purpose to contribute to a better world. Enter the Corporate Knights social purpose ranking , the first of its kind in the world.

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A sustainability lesson from IBM: take the lead and your supply chain might follow

GreenBiz

Books Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Strategy Corporate Sustainability Supply chain GreenBiz ReadsCompanies must establish systems, structures and training to make it relatively easy for every employee and supplier to implement sustainability.

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Why private companies need to catch up on sustainability

GreenBiz

Public companies are leading in three interlinked areas: environmental sustainability, corporate social responsibility and people sustainability

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5 Unexpected Benefits of Corporate Philanthropy

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: Many businesses are inspired to start corporate philanthropy programs because of the potential positive impact they can make on local nonprofits and other charitable organizations. For instance, Forbes gave Bombas publicity due to their corporate philanthropy program.

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Embarking on Your CSR Journey

3BL Media

How to make a business case to bring social impact to your company and fuel a. Tweet me: Learn how to launch and grow CSR in your company from making a business case for social impact, actionable milestones for your program to lessons learned from experienced professionals: [link].

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The 1.25% of Employee Volunteers That Will Change Everything (and How To Find Them)

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: The dirty little secret of corporate volunteering is that your employees are already volunteering…in their own lives, on their own time…but they’re probably not telling YOU about it. For us at RW, this is ultimately how we link corporate purpose to personal meaning.

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Method's Saskia Van Gendt on its Chicago manufacturing factory and recyclability

GreenBiz

Saskia Van Gendt says there seems to be new energy around companies' responsibility to take care of the environment. Circular Economy Corporate Social Responsibility GreenBiz Studio Healthy Materials Recycling VERGE VERGE 19

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Watershed Year for Expansion of Corporate ESG Reporting

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DESCRIPTION: Is the SEC moving forward on expanding corporate sustainability disclosure rules, or standing still with no real change to existing rules, or perhaps moving backwards on the initiative to expand ESG information for investors? G&A's Sustainability Highlights (1.10.2022).

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US workplace benefits: Connecting health, wealth, and wellness

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Insurance Pensions & employee benefits United States Corporate Social ResponsibilityWho will crack the code and create an integrated experience in the employer-sponsored benefits ecosystem?

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Dana Gunders of NextCourse on the future of food waste reduction

GreenBiz

Corporate Social Responsibility Food & Agriculture GreenBiz Studio VERGE Food Waste"People like to see that their employers are working on something like food waste reduction," Gunders says.

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ESG Reporting Trends in the USA - G&A's Annual Analysis!

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: The early issues of this newsletter over a decade ago had a feature that seems quaint today: in each issue we published a list of corporate ESG reports that we had found through our own extensive searching. You see, most companies would publish their “corporate social responsibility,” “corporate environmental,” and (a few) “sustainability” reports with no fanfare, no announcement. G&A's Sustainability Highlights (12.01.2022).

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Battle Lines Drawn for ESG / G&Sustainable Investment Fights in 2023

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capital markets and corporate sectors for what promises to be a titanic battle in 2023. These included a bill in Texas to prohibit investments in companies that “boycott” certain energy companies, and the “No Social Investment Bill” in North Dakota. G&A's Sustainability Highlights (12.15.2022). SOURCE: Governance & Accountability Institute, Inc. DESCRIPTION: As 2022 comes to a close, certain events are shaping up in the U.S.