Corporate Social Responsibility Find all the latest releases covering issues of corporate social responsibility, including community outreach and involvement, compliance with environmental policy and laws, commitment to environmental impact reduction, educational scholarships and investment, and matters of philanthropy. This section includes news on major corporate donations, grants, volunteering efforts and charity events, safety awareness campaigns, and issues of public accountability.

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22 Oct, 2018, 00:01 BST Responsible Car Wash Scheme Launches at House of Lords

The Scheme aims to tackle modern slavery and a lack of compliance within the industry. It will target labour abuse and lack of adherence to...


17 Oct, 2018, 14:01 BST Tällberg Foundation Announces Winners of the 2018 Eliasson Global Leadership Prizes

Today the Tällberg Foundation announced the winners of the 2018 Eliasson Global Leadership Prizes, that are awarded annually for extraordinary...


15 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST SodaStream Builds Massive Marine Device to Collect Plastic Waste from the Ocean off the Coast of Honduras

SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) today announced the launch of the "Holy Turtle" - a massive ocean contraption designed to clean plastic...


15 Oct, 2018, 10:00 BST Kazakhstan Hosted International Trade Union Conference on Chrysotile Asbestos

The International Trade Union Conference on Chrysotile Asbestos and Safety held in Kazakhstan. It was organised by the Industry Council of the Trade...


12 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Faced With Rising Xenophobia, Hate Speech and Policies Limiting Religious Practice, European Jewish and Muslim Leaders Agree to Cooperate

Jewish and Muslim communities in Europe are confronted with rising xenophobia, hate crimes, and policies that are curtailing their right to religious ...


11 Oct, 2018, 13:00 BST Health Advocate from Rwanda Named as Inaugural World Thrombosis Day Ambassador of the Year

The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) today announced that Christine Ashimwe from Kigali, Rwanda, has been named the World...


11 Oct, 2018, 11:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


11 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


11 Oct, 2018, 04:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


10 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST responsAbility is Teaming up With Solar Company REDAVIA

responsAbility is further expanding its portfolio of companies active in the distributed energy area: Solar technology company REDAVIA and the...


08 Oct, 2018, 17:42 BST Health, Hope And Happiness In Afghanistan: 2018 Bayat Foundation - Starkey Hearing Foundation Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission Restores The Hearing Of 1,500 Afghans

Demonstrating its unbreakable commitment to provide Hearing, Healing and Hope to all Afghans affected by deafness or hearing impairment, The Bayat...


08 Oct, 2018, 17:00 BST Johnson & Johnson Vision Encourages Public to #spotlightsight for World Sight Day

Sight is arguably the most prized of all human senses. Yet, there are many people who do not fully experience the wonder of this gift. Nearly 285...


08 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST JOHNSON'S® Baby Right Start Initiative Seeks to Certify Birth of 91 Million Unregistered Babies in MEA

October 08 recognized as International Birth Registration Day JOHNSON'S® Baby[1] has teamed up with Save the Children to launch The Right Start...


03 Oct, 2018, 23:49 BST Grupo Bimbo is first company in Mexico and Latin America who joins RE100 and commits to being 100 percent renewable by 2025

Grupo Bimbo, the largest baking company in the world, announced its commitment to use 100 percent renewable energy for its electricity throughout the ...


03 Oct, 2018, 15:48 BST LUI Che Woo Prize Holds 2018 Prize Presentation Ceremony

Motivating positive change by supporting the selfless efforts of people and organisations working to build a better world, the LUI Che Woo Prize --...


02 Oct, 2018, 12:54 BST NESCAFÉ gives away 1 million cups of coffee in 4 countries

NESCAFÉ, the no.1 coffee brand in Thailand, successfully wrapped its NESCAFÉ Day celebration which coincided with International Coffee Day on 1...


01 Oct, 2018, 19:45 BST Bacardi USA Receives U.S. EPA 2018 SmartWay Excellence Award

Bacardi U.S.A., Inc., the United States import and distribution arm of one of the world's leading spirits and wine producers, was honored with a...


01 Oct, 2018, 13:00 BST Fusion Brands America Inc. Announces New Company Name, Clean Beauty Collective Inc. And Mission To Mark Its 15th Anniversary

Fusion Brands America Inc., announces today that the company has changed its name to Clean Beauty Collective Inc. A true pioneer in today's "clean...


27 Sep, 2018, 20:24 BST BMO Capital Markets to Donate C$1.6 Million Following Equity Through Education Trading Day, Totaling More Than C$20 Million Since Program's Inception

BMO Capital Markets today announced that its 2018 Equity Through Education trading day raised C$1.6 million toward educational scholarships for...


27 Sep, 2018, 18:53 BST Ronald S. Lauder Joins Zero Discrimination Movement Led by First Lady Lorena Castillo de Varela of Panama

The American philanthropist, businessman and owner of JCS International Ronald S. Lauder joined the Zero Discrimination movement, led on a global...


26 Sep, 2018, 19:47 BST UNICEF announces new partnership with Microsoft to address education crisis affecting displaced and refugee children and young people

UNICEF launched today a new partnership with Microsoft Corp. to tackle the education crisis impacting children and young people affected by conflict...


26 Sep, 2018, 12:30 BST Diamond Empowerment Fund Awards $130,000 to Botswana Top Achievers Program

The Diamond Empowerment Fund (D.E.F) donated $130,000 to the Botswana Top Achiever Program, during a dinner reception with His Excellency President...


25 Sep, 2018, 13:06 BST India Hosts the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention

29th September to 2nd October 2018, New Delhi Ministers and sanitation sector leaders from around the world will convene this month at the Mahatma...


25 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST The Pop-up That Does Good - Brides do Good Launches First Pop-up Boutique in London

Social Enterprise Brides do Good announces the launch of its first pop-up boutique in London. Over 400 dresses from £500- £5000, available...


21 Sep, 2018, 16:20 BST Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation 1st Arab Organisation Named 'Knowledge Partner' by UN

Ceremony took place on the sidelines of the General Assembly's meeting The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has honoured the Mohammed bin...