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Walmart Announces New Plastic Packaging Waste Reduction Commitments   
February 27, 2019
Source: CSR Wire - BENTONVILLE, Ark., Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - Walmart today issued a bold new set of plastic waste reduction commitments by leveraging its massive private brand program. The new commitments, announced at Walmart’s annual supplier...
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Clean Energy Sustainability Goals Outline Road to 100% Renewable, Zero-Carbon Fuel 20 Years Ahead of California’s Electric Grid   
February 27, 2019
Source: Business Wire - PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE) has set goals to offer Zero-Carbon 1 Redeem™ renewable natural gas (RNG) at all of its fueling stations by 2025, summarized in its Corporate Sustainability...
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Chevron Named “Corporate Bully of the Year” For Attacks On Ecuadorian Indigenous Peoples and Their Supporters   
February 27, 2019
Source: CSR Wire - NEW YORK, Feb. 26 /CSRwire/ - Chevron took another major hit this week over its Ecuador pollution disaster after a coalition of prominent civil rights groups named the company the “Corporate Bully of the Year” for its...
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How the Far Right Is Weaponizing Nazi History in Germany   
February 26, 2019
Source: VICE - But this time, the backlash was muted. “There was no massive outcry,” said Josef Janning, head of the Berlin office of the European Council on Foreign Relations. The stunt was hardly new for the AfD, which in recent...
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You ain't seen nothing yet. The amount of jobs that will be destroyed by new technology will be great.   
February 26, 2019
Source: Governing - Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, speaking at the National Governors Association winter meeting in Washington, D.C. Chicago Police Chief Eddie Johnson, during a news conference to announce that the...
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Africa: Zim Climbs Up Africa's Governance Ranks   
February 26, 2019
Source: AllAfrica.com - THE Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG), a tool that measures and monitors governance performance in African countries, has listed Zimbabwe as one of Africa's four most improved countries ...
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Troubling Trends Towards Artificial Intelligence Governance   
February 26, 2019
Source: Forbes - This is an age of artificial intelligence (AI) driven automation and autonomous machines. The increasing ubiquity and rapidly expanding potential of self-improving, self-replicating, autonomous intelligent machines has spurred a...
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IRCTC Rail Connect, Chhattisgarh's 'Khanij online', 14 other IT projects win National e-Governance Awards   
February 26, 2019
Source: Business Today - Railway's ticket booking mobile application and the Chhattisgarh government's 'Khanij online' are among 14 such IT projects that have been chosen for this year's National e-Governance Awards, officials said Tuesday. The IRCTC...
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Documents are Dangerous: Why Enterprises Need Effective Document Governance   
February 26, 2019
Source: E Content - class="p1">Companies invest significant resources in externally-facing cybersecurity measures. With the focus on securing network perimeters, preventing malicious cyber attacks is the top priority for many companies’...
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Norwalk High Governance Council wants apology from school board chair   
February 26, 2019
Source: The Middletown Press - NORWALK — Norwalk High’s School Governance Council has joined the local chapter of the NAACP in publicly calling for an apology from Board of Education Chairman Mike Barbis, though for different reasons. The NAACP...
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