Green building is more than just a development trend. It involves a range of environmental aspects such as emissions reduction, water conservation, storm water management, temperature moderation, and waste reduction. [...]
The near-universal popularity of smartphones and a wide range of innovative mobile apps have given rise to the possibility of leveraging them to impro ...
The Enactus World Cup is a unique global event that showcases the efforts of college and university students around the world who are helping their co ...
The emergence of social enterprises over the last two decades has driven social innovation and created sustainable and scalable solutions in several p ...
Global connectivity through the Internet, mobile and social media has allowed digital communities to come together for social good and make a positive impact on the collective mindsets. Twenty-nine of [...]
More than 340 global institutional investors representing over $24 trillion in assets worldwide have issued a statement calling on governments to create a platform for consistent, economically relevant and dependable [...]
(3BL Media/Justmeans) – According the World Health Organization (WHO), global health security faces an ongoing danger from emerging and re-emerging epidemic diseases. WHO calls for the reduction of the devastation [...]
The primary efforts to develop biofuels around the world have traditionally involved conversion of sugars in plants into ethanol. However, to produce biofuels on a mass scale, sugar cannot be [...]
Ocean debris worldwide kills at least one million seabirds and 100,000 mammals every year. Plastic is the single largest source of ocean litter. Americans dispose of about 100 billion plastic [...]
The deadliest outbreak in the history of Ebola virus in West Africa has already claimed more than 900 lives. Governments across the world have stepped up surveillance and quarantine measures. [...]
BRICS countries, which include Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa, comprise over one-fifth of the global economy. The growing economic power of BRICS nations has surpassed the level of [...]
Global corporations are picking up speed to make a shift towards renewable sources of energy in order to reduce their environmental footprint. Some of the major technology companies such as [...]