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First Time Trade - Sugarcane Credits Reward Sustainability

Thu, 12/17/2020 - 2:00am
The first ever trade of certified sustainable sugarcane credits was completed on the Bonsucro Credit Trading Platform. Forty farmers in Brazil have collectively sold 162,300 tonnes of sustainable sugarcane credits to Barry Callebaut, the global chocolate producer.

Primeira venda - créditos de cana reconhecem sustentabilidade

Thu, 12/17/2020 - 2:00am
A primeira venda de créditos de cana-de-açúcar certificada pela Bonsucro foi completada na Plataforma de Negociação de Créditos da Bonsucro.

Circular Economy: Transforming Trash Into Treasure

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 11:30am
As the saying goes, “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” While it’s easy to apply this to antiques, souvenirs and keepsakes, it can also translate to sustainable practices.  

Ferrara Signs Ellen MacArthur Foundation's New Plastics Economy Global Commitment for a Circular Economy for Plastic

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 9:00am
Chicago-based sweet snacking company Ferrara today announced its commitment to make all packaging 100% reusable, recyclable or compostable by 2025.

What Do Companies With Improved Financial Results Have in Common in Terms of ESG Practices and Frameworks?

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 8:00am
The Center for Sustainability and Excellence (CSE) announces its fourth consecutive 2020 Annual Research into ESG Ratings and Sustainability Reporting Trends in North America, focusing in common ESG practices and frameworks used by companies and organizations with improved financial results (e.g Annual Revenues increase).

Newsweek Names Tetra Tech One of America's Most Responsible Companies 2021

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 8:00am
Tetra Tech was among 400 firms selected for the list out of more than 2,000 companies evaluated. We also ranked among the top 10 companies in the Professional Services category. This accomplishment highlights our continued commitment to our environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals.

Jane Fonda Keynotes UN Global Leadership Conference

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 7:30am
“Ethical Markets is proud to co-sponsor with our partner the World Academy of Art & Science along with UNOG, UNCTAD honoring the UN’s 75th Anniversary from the Palais des Nations, Geneva --- all online December 15-16, 2020.

UNFCU Foundation Names Stephanie Wright of Together We Bake 2020 Women's Empowerment Award Recipient

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 2:40am
UNFCU Foundation announced that Stephanie Wright, co-founder of Together We Bake, is the recipient of its 2020 Women’s Empowerment Award.

CIT Donates Two Million Meals to Fight Hunger

Wed, 12/16/2020 - 1:10am
CIT Group Inc’s (NYSE: CIT) annual partnership with Feeding America® has helped provide Two Million Meals to people in need this holiday season.

The Trust for Public Land Receives Funding to Light Up the Alice Branch Creek Health and Wellness Park & Trail

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:30am
Understanding the key role of parks and greenspaces to catalyze neighborhood revitalization, Green Mountain Energy Sun Club has awarded a nearly $150,000 sustainability grant to The Trust for Public Land for its 1.8-acre Alice Branch Creek Health and Wellness Park & Trail near South Oak Cliff High School.

Benevity Helps Microsoft Bing Raise $1.5 Million for Nonprofits

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:30am
 Benevity, Inc., the leading provider of global corporate purpose software, today announced that Give with Bing users have donated Microsoft Rewards points valued at over US$1.5 million to more than 30,000 nonprofit organizations around the world.

Global Water Challenge & The Coca-Cola Foundation Announce Support for Ten New Grantees

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:00am
Global Water Challenge (GWC) and The Coca-Cola Foundation (TCCF) announced US$1.28MM in new grantmaking from their ongoing partnership to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across Eurasia, the Middle East, and North Africa.

Covestro Commits to Cleaner Waters With Operation Clean Sweep® Blue Membership

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:00am
Covestro LLC is elevating its efforts to protect and preserve our world’s water sources by joining Operation Clean Sweep® (OCS) blue—an initiative born from the larger Operation Clean Sweep® program.

Ray C. Anderson Foundation's NextGen Committee Awards $100,000 Grant to Cultural Survival

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:00am
December 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The NextGen Committee of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation has awarded a $100,000 grant to Cultural Survival to support grassroots Indigenous solutions to climate change.

Responsible Business Alliance Launches Worker Voice Platform

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 8:30am
The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced the launch of its worker voice platform to help members and their suppliers improve conditions in their international supply chains by giving workers more ways to provide feedback and learn important professional and personal skills while providing companies with greater visibility into facilities.

VMware Commits to Building a More Equitable, Sustainable and Resilient World

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 8:00am
VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced its 2030 Agenda, a decade-long commitment to address critical challenges facing the global community.

GoodCarts Offers Platform To Help Mission-Driven Retailers Succeed and Grow

Mon, 12/14/2020 - 11:00am
GoodCarts, a platform supporting social impact ecommerce brands, recently launched as a way to connect tens of thousands of purpose-driven e-commerce brands and retailers in order to exchange customers who share the goal of “shopping for good.”

When Job Skills Meet Their Match

Mon, 12/14/2020 - 10:45am
Finding a job may seem pretty straightforward – update your resume, fill out an application, interview for the job. However, if you’re one of the estimated 3.5 million Americans with Autism spectrum disorders (ASD), it’s not that simple.

Ninety One North America Named a Best Place to Work in Money Management by Pensions & Investments

Mon, 12/14/2020 - 10:30am
Ninety One, an active, global investment manager’s North America franchise, Ninety One North America, is recognized in the 2020 Best Places to Work in Money Management awards announced by Pensions & Investments in its annual survey.