Not all aging gadgets will be safely dismantled and have their components scrapped or re-used when dropped off at local US recycling centers, according to Basel Action Network (BAN), an environmental nonprofit. […]
Cancer is a major public health problem in Sub-Saharan Africa where sadly, the majority of children who are fighting cancer die. The mortality rate he ...
The World Economic Forum includes financial literacy as one of six core ‘foundational literacies’ essential for students to thrive in the 21st cen ...
The Government of Norway is charging ahead with an initiative to curb deforestation across the globe. Announced during the World Economic Forum last m ...
Mountain Rose Herbs has achieved a Zero Waste Facility Certification from Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI). It is the first Oregon-based company to received certification, scoring Platinum status, the highest [...]
Recent reports of domestic violence have more than doubled in Russia following the Government’s reduced punishment for spousal or child abuse from a criminal to a civil one. The shift has also [...]
In order to discuss solutions for increasingly challenged health services in urban areas in low- and middle-income countries, the Novartis Foundation co-hosted the Urban Health in Africa Dialogue event in [...]
Transport accounts for 23 percent of global energy-related GHG emissions, and is one of the sectors where emissions are rising the fastest. Ironically, the transport sector is also one of [...]
The global refugee crisis has reached a point where it is no longer an option for large companies not to reach out in support of displaced people. The socially responsible [...]
Close to 100 percent of the food consumed across the world is produced and supplied by the private sector. This puts large and small businesses at the heart of the [...]
According to the World Bank estimates, financing of $5 trillion per year is required globally for new infrastructure, including healthcare, clean water, transport, and access to energy for all. Given [...]