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30 November 2015

Climate change requires more than future commitments – It requires action, now.

Author: Gilda Charles, Oxfam America

…[A] range of companies…have committed to…taking measures to reduce their carbon emissions…[F]or millions of people around the world, climate…[is] wreaking havoc on their lives already…Millions of people in developing countries…face hunger and poverty...

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16 October 2014

Starbucks & Keurig Green Mountain provide training for coffee producers to improve living conditions

Author: Cheryl Baldwin,

"How Starbucks and Green Mountain serve up shared value", 16 Oct 2014...

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13 August 2013

GMCR Continues as Largest Purchaser of Fair Trade Products in US in 2012

Author: Fair Trade Resource Network

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (GMCR) has been recognized by Fair Trade USA as the world’s largest purchaser of Fair Trade Certified™ coffee in 2012, for the third consecutive year. Since the debut of GMCR’s first Fair in 2000,...

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11 February 2013

Global Players Commit to Fair Trade Expansion

Author: Justmeans

Thirty-seven leaders from the business, farming, academic, NGO and philanthropic communities recently converged to address key challenges around global poverty and environmental degradation...The meeting, which was attended by Clinton Giustra...

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21 May 2012

An Open Letter to Green Mountain Coffee Roasters From Equal Exchange

Author: Equal Exchange

...Equal Exchange has released an open letter to Larry Blanford, the CEO of...Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR)...that strongly encourages...[GCMR] to withdraw its support from...Fair Trade USA...Without input from stakeholders,...FTUSA abandoned.....

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28 October 2011

Key companies launch partnership on climate resilience

Author: Oxfam America

A number of companies, including Calvert Investments, Entergy, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc., Levi Strauss & Co., and Swiss Re, praised today’s release of the Administration’s Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force report voicing...

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15 February 2011

Fair Trade USA Partners with USAID and Green Mountain Coffee to support Brazilian Coffee Farmers

Author: Fair Trade USA

...[A] new partnership...promotes biodiversity, conservation, and environmental education among Brazil’s coffee growing communities. We are teaming up with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and Green Mountain Coffee for a two year...

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25 January 2010

Haiti earthquake - company contributions to humanitarian aid, Jan 2010

Author: compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Following the massive earthquake that struck Haiti on 12 January 2010, companies announced the following contributions to humanitarian relief: [refers to donations by over 300 companies]

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13 January 2010

Haiti: US companies including Coca Cola, Wal-Mart, Procter & Gamble, UPS, General Motors pledge humanitarian aid to earthquake victims

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20 February 2008

100 Best Corporate Citizens 2008 [USA]

Author: CRO Magazine

In 2008, CRO—in partnership with IW Financial…tweaked the methodology to emphasize the corporate responsibility efforts of large, impactful corporations in eight categories: Climate Change, Employee Relations, Environment, Financial, Governance, Human...

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