The CSR Minute

The CSR Minute

The Minute is your video digest of the most relevant CSR and Sustainability news and can be seen on the 3BL Media CSR Network - the largest network of CSR channels across the internet, Reuters Insider and here on the 3BL Media website.

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Human Rights Becomes a Larger Factor in Finance Sector - The Minute
Since the 2008 economic meltdown, the financial sector has increasingly addressed the need to incorporate human rights into the global financial system for long-term social stability. Now, a recent report by the Institute for Human Rights and Business, a global think tank, and the United Nations Environment Program explores this growing relationship between human rights and finance. The report...
Feb 29, 2016 7:10 PM ET
Los Angeles Makes Sustainability Progress with Innovative Plan - The Minute
Only recently have Los Angeles and sustainability been mentioned in the same sentence. With its polluted air, freeways clogged with millions of single-passenger cars, chronic water shortages, and over-lit nighttime cityscape, Los Angeles has been a poster city for poor urban sustainability—until last spring. That’s when the administration of Mayor Eric Garcetti launched the residential...
Feb 22, 2016 5:15 PM ET
Companies that Treat Employees Well Attract 35% More Investment From SRI Funds - The Minute
Treating employees well would seem to be conventional wisdom, business management 101. Many studies show that employees who earn fair wages, enjoy good working conditions, and who work for a company that implements CSR values are more productive, adding real value to a company’s bottom line. Now, a study has found that practicing good employee relations can also be profitable in terms of...
Feb 15, 2016 5:30 PM ET
World’s Largest Asset Managers Meet to Improve Governance - The Minute
Tired of being politicized piñatas in a campaign season of widespread bank bashing, the world’s largest asset managers have held summit meetings to discuss how to improve public company governance. The goal is to produce a new, collective statement of best practices that would change the relationship between U.S. companies and investors for the better. That relationship is currently marked by...
Feb 8, 2016 6:30 PM ET
New Healthcare Business Model Takes Effect in Maryland - The Minute
The ongoing debate over the future shape of American health care has turned the spotlight on an innovative model that is at work right now, and that holds out promise for a major goal of all health care reform: to control costs. The state of Maryland’s budgetary regulation of medical institutions stands out as an example of political will put to a practical purpose: to change health...
Feb 1, 2016 4:30 PM ET