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Author: Financial Times
...the financial services sector...is having to take sustainability seriously now. Non-governmental organisations have targeted banks as the ultimate source of environmentally unfriendly projects, a plethora of sustainability indices has sprung up and...
Author: William Baue, SocialFunds.com
...Shell and BP remain two of the top overall CSR performers in Innovest's recent integrated oil and gas industry report, along with Suncor, illustrating how strong CSR performance encompasses a broad range of activities. CSR laggards identified by...
Author: Association of Chartered Certified Accountants & CorporateRegister.com
While significant growth continues in individual regions, evidence suggests that globally the number reporting is levelling off...[P]ressure on companies to report is increasing...There has been a marked decline in the rate of take-up, however, and it...
- Related stories: Global survey by Assoc. of Chartered Certified Accountants & CorporateRegister.com finds most businesses do not report adequately on sustainability
- Related companies: Anglo American Anglo Platinum (part of Anglo American) Aviva Body Shop (part of L'Oréal) City West Water Hartmann Morley Fund Management (part of Aviva) Novo Group Novo Nordisk (part of Novo Group) Sony Suncor
Author: William Baue, SocialFunds
These are just some of the experiences of the past several weeks for Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) Program Director for Public Health Dan Rosan. He is on a fact-finding mission on the impact of HIV/AIDS on the private sector in...
Author: AccountAbility & csrnetwork
The Accountability Rating...evaluates how well the world’s 100 largest companies account for their impacts on society and the environment. [refers to Peugeot (part of PSA Peugeot-Citroën), BP]
- Related stories: AccountAbility & csrnetwork rate how well the world's 100 largest companies account for their impacts on society & environment
- Related companies: BP PSA Peugeot-Citroën
Author: Co-op America
[W]e've gone around the world with eight major players in America's retail landscape, looking at recent high-profile sweatshop abuses in their factories, and we've summarized their involvement in the accompanying chart. [refers to Federated Department...
KLD Launches First US Index Maximizing Sustainability Factors - New Index Meets Institutional Demands for Full Market Exposure in Social Indexes
Author: KLD Research & Analytics
KLD’s new Select Social Index is the first ever created for institutional and retail investors who seek broad diversification and increased exposure to companies with strong sustainability characteristics, such as environmental management, human...