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. [...]
Common Cause, a U.K. based charity, is a brilliant and simple idea: is the first crowdfunding site that allows people to work directly with individual ...
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 parts of the developing world. Social enterprise, a [...]
The recent impassioned speech by the actress Emma Watson on feminism and gender at the U.N. headquarters in New York to launch the “IFC works with private enterprises in about 100 [...]
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 [...]
Indian actress STAR India’s hit series female feticide and child sex abuse to alcoholism and political corruption. In spite of the show’s sensitive subject matter, it has become one of the [...]
When we think of the positive images of India, words like colour, food, landscape, architecture, art, and Bollywood may spring to mind. The word “science” probably does not pop up. [...]
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 [...]