So far, more than 50 countries have either joined or applied to be members of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). The bank’s progress demonstrates China’s approach to shaping […]
There are a lot of things to love about Costa Rica. It has great weather, tremendous biodiversity, no army, along with top-notch education and health ...
Daniel Kwarkyi, the Managing Director of Danest Engineering, a Ghanaian welding company, told his peers at a recent workshop to address challenges in ...
Mark Your Calendars! Join us for a discussion on Twitter with Global Impact and their charity partners March 2nd – March 13th #HerDay2015 Women and girls are often the faces [...]
A newly proposed Canadian terrorism bill is raising some eyebrows among environmental groups. A document entitled “Critical Infrastructure Intelligence Assessment,” that was obtained by Greenpeace, classifies anyone concerned about clim ...
Solar and wind installations were on the rise last year, thanks in part to the gradual introduction of the federal Clean Energy Plan, which was formally unveiled last year. Areas [...]
Nearly half of Fortune 500 corporations are already committed to making a shift to renewable energy in order to reduce their environmental footprint, improve their corporate sustainability profile, and support [...]
Today, Jerry Stritzke, CEO and President of REI (Recreational Equipment, Inc.), was joined by 13 industry CEOs who signed a pledge to accelerate women’s leadership in their companies. In addition [...]
Do you want to have an inkling of what the future will be like? The Internet of Things may provide you a clue. The increasingly popular concept refers to the [...]
This year at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, home robots are big, big news! One of the more advanced models presented was South Korea’s Furo-i Home, which [...]
The World Bank Group is currently driven by the twin goals of ending extreme poverty within a generation and boosting shared prosperity. It is promoting environmental and social sustainability while [...]
In each sector of public life, there are heroes we adore. For music, it’s The Beatles and Michael Jackson. In the sports world, Michael Jordan fits the bill. So while [...]