Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in Ireland
Author: International Business Leaders Forum
...the International Business Leaders Forum (IBLF), has today warned that UN targets set to reduce global poverty, such as the UN Millennium Development Goals, will be jeopardised unless business becomes more engaged in the fight against poverty......
Author: Alison Maitland, Financial Times
As the World Economic Forum calls for action from all sides to tackle poverty, disease and the lack of education, some answers to the world's challenges are already emerging from boardrooms around the globe. One trend is for companies to begin working...
Author: Global Corporate Citizenship Initiative (World Economic Forum), in co-operation with AccountAbility
[refers to CalPERS, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Anglo American, Citigroup, Standard & Poor's (part of McGraw Hill), Accenture, Deutsche Bank, ABN AMRO, Novo Nordisk, Prudential Plc, UBS, Schroders, BT, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Morgan Stanley,...
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[PDF] full report: "Partnering for Success - Business Perspectives on Multistakeholder Partnerships"
Author: World Economic Forum Global Corporate Citizenship Initiative (in Co-operation with International Business Leaders Forum & Center for Business & Government, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University)
[refers to ABN Amro, ING, Fortis, Rabobank, UBS, Transnet, Rio Tinto, Accenture, Diageo, Lafarge, DHL (part of part of Deutsche Post), Coca-Cola, Siemens, Carlson, ABB, Abbott Laboratories, Anglo American, Anglovaal Mining, Aramex International, Artoc...
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- Related companies: ABB Abbott Laboratories ABN Amro Accenture African Rainbow Minerals Anglo American Aramex Ayala Carlson Coca-Cola Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Deutsche Bank Deutsche Post DHL (part of Deutsche Post) EDF Equinor (formerly Statoil) Fortis Infosys ING Lafarge (part of LafargeHolcim) Merck MTR PricewaterhouseCoopers PVH (Phillips-Van Heusen) Rabobank Renault Rio Tinto RWE SC Johnson Siemens Thames Water (part of RWE) Timberland (part of VF Corp) UBS
Author: Samyukta Bhowmick, Rediff.com
Some corporations have caught on; major groups such as the Birla Group, the Tata Group, the Jindal Group and ITC, and individual companies and banks such as Samsung and ICICI, have earned recognition by their support of sustainable development, in...
Author: Human Rights Campaign
Human Rights Campaign (HRC) released its third annual Corporate Equality Index, a report card listing the "best and worst" firms for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender employees...The number of firms with perfect scores doubled since the 2003...
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Author: Instituto Ethos
- Related stories: Instituto Ethos report: "Business Commitment to the Millennium Development Goals"
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