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Corporate Responsibility

MetLife recently released our latest Corporate Responsibility report highlighting how we manage environmental, social and governance issues in conjunction with our business strategies.

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Why MetLife is Investing in One of North America's Most Important Ecosystems
If you want to see the sort of miraculous comeback Mother Nature can make with the right assist, look no further than the Lower Mississippi Alluvial Valley. Here, along the Mississippi River, a partnership between forward-thinking investors and landowners is not only bringing a vast, robust ecosystem of trees, plants and wildlife back from the brink, but also creating revenue for locals and...
Jul 2, 2019 8:00 AM ET
How Cooking with Solar Power in China Decreases Air Pollution and Empowers Women
The Henan province sits in central China, a beautiful landscape known for the birth of Chinese civilization. Yet it’s also home to an unfortunate reality: Nearly three-fourths of households in Xichuan County, situated in the southwest corner of the province, use coal-fired...
Jun 19, 2019 2:00 PM ET
How One Small Business in Brazil is making a Big Impact on the Country’s Deforestation Problem
Antonio Marcos Tavares Barbosa has been working as the Industrial Director of the Kitambar ceramic factory for over 30 years. In 2007, after decades of making bricks, blocks and tiles for the local Brazilian economy, Barbosa and his team of 42 employees decided to run their factory on an unusual concoction of plants for energy, including algaroba, cashew tree residues and coconut husk. These...
May 21, 2019 8:00 AM ET
MetLife Denied Her Disability Claim For Trans Surgery. Then It Voluntarily Reversed Course
Addis talked to the human resources representative at the grocery store where she worked at the time as cashier. She decided to apply for the disability coverage anyway, hoping a note from her doctor that explained why the surgery was medically necessary would sway the company. But two weeks after surgery, a denial letter arrived from MetLife, one of the nation's largest disability insurers....
Mar 27, 2019 10:30 AM ET
MetLife Joins UN Women Global Innovation Coalition for Change
NEW YORK, March 4, 2019 /3BL Media/ – MetLife (NYSE: MET) announced today that it will become the 27th company and first insurer to join the UN Women Global Innovation Coalition for Change. The Coalition is a dynamic partnership between UN Women and key...
Mar 4, 2019 3:20 PM ET