CSR/Sustainability Resources:

There are numerous CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)/Sustainability resources you can access for learning, professional development and general research. Just click below and send any additions here.

SDGs:

Business:

  • Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE)– network of socially responsible businesses.
  • Business Ethics– online magazine covering ethics, corporate responsibility and socially responsible investing.
  • Fourth Sector– a network of enterprises, entrepreneurs, individuals and supportive organizations to grow sustainably.
  • GEMI– offers 30 publicly-available, solutions-based tools to help companies improve the environment and operations.
  • JustMeans– source of information and connections for the sustainable business industry.
  • Money & Impact Investing Directory– resources for positive social/environmental impacts through money, business, & investing.
  • Natural Capitalism Solutions– works with business, government and civil society on principles of sustainability.
  • QED Consulting– provides customized ethics & integrity training courses for all levels, and across industries, globally.
  • Skytop Strategies– convenes company stakeholders on sustainable value and the emerging corporate citizen.
  • Social Venture Network– connects business leaders and social entrepreneurs in building a sustainable economy.
  • SRI-Connect– facilitates communication between companies, investors & their advisors on sustainability issues.
  • Sustainable Life Media– inspire and equip companies to drive business and brand value by innovating sustainability.
  • Sustrana– online SMS with guidance and tools for sustainability strategy development and ongoing plan management

Select Public Websites:

Environmental & Social

  • Care2– provides tools for everyone to live a healthy, green lifestyle and impact the causes they care about most.
  • Causecast– provides solutions to incorporate actions and impact tracking for your cause-related marketing efforts.
  • The Daily Green– a consumer’s guide to green from Good Housekeeping
  • Ecoplum– a green shopping rewards site and eco information destination.
  • Recyclebank– provides information, tools, training, and rewards regarding recycling.
  • Sustainablog– blog covering environmental and economic sustainability and green issues.
  • The Green Living Guy– site for the author and editor of alternative energy books, Seth Leitman.
  • Treehugger– media outlet for green news, solutions, and product information.
  • WikiPositive– a free, collaborative platform designed to be a starting point for social and environmental research.
  • Yes!Magazine – reframes the biggest problems of our time in terms of their solutions online and in print.

Rankings and Reports:

Media:

  • 3BL Media– help organizations to tell their CSR, Sustainability and Cause Marketing stories across the social web.
  • CSRwire–  provides corporate social responsibility and sustainability news, reports, events and information.
  • Environmental Leader– daily trade publication for environmental and energy management news.
  • Greenbiz– source for news, opinion, best practices, and other resources on the greening of mainstream business.
  • Grist– dishes out environmental news and commentary with a wry twist
  • Guardian Environment– an online environmental section of the UK newspaper, The Guardian.
  • Huffington Post Green– offers syndicated columnists, blogs and news stories with moderated comments.
  • Reuters Green Business News– global reporting on green business, green investing, and the environment.
  • Stanford Social Innovation– magazine covering strategies for nonprofits, foundations, and responsible businesses.
  • Triple Pundit– new-media company for the business community that cultivates understanding of the triple bottom line.

Green Jobs:

Books:

Software:

  • CRedit360 – specialist provider of sustainability software, gathering and managing sustainability data.
  • CSRware – pioneer in the delivery of sustainability resource management software using a cloud-based model.
  • Givewith – B2B platform that enables companies to add social impact directly to their transactions, generating greater business value for them and creating new sources of funding nonprofit organizations.
  • OneReport– leading provider of corporate responsibility (CR) information management and reporting services.
  • Scope5 – sustainability data management software tools helping organizations improve cost, revenue and risk management.
  • Source Intelligence– provides innovative ways of accessing, managing and leveraging intelligence to drive sustainable supply chain management.
  • Sustainable Minds– B2B cloud provider of environmental product transparency applications, data and services to help product manufacturers design and market greener products.
  • Tennaxia– leader offering EHS Regulatory Monitoring Software and CSR Reporting Software solutions.

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