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Net Neutrality will Strengthen Corporate Social Responsibility

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – According to a 2012 Internet Society survey, 83 percent of people consider Internet access a basic human right. The Federal Communications Commission (F.C.C.) has now approved the net neutrality rules, which classify broadband Internet service as a utility. The objective behind this landmark move is to preserve the Internet’s role as a “core of free expression and democratic principles,” according to the commission chairman, Tom Wheeler.

Monsanto Collaborates with Farmers in Vietnam for Sustainable Agriculture

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sustainable agriculture lies at the core of global food security. It involves the creation of a healthy and sustainable food system that ensures physical and economic access to adequate amounts of nutritious food for all. It is equally important to ensure that the food within this system is produced in an environmentally sustainable and socially just manner.

EICC Partners with CDP to Expand Greenhouse Gas Reporting and Reductions

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Accounting for natural capital is one of the comprehensive ways for companies and governments to respond to climate change and energy efficiency. Natural capital includes assigning a value to the environment while conducting the cost-benefit analysis of a project.

Wild Tussah Bags: On Trend To Be ‘It Bag’

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - The ‘It bag’ is back according to Vogue. The iconic, classic handbag has never gone out of style. From the Birkin handbag to Hermes bags, women have always lusted about beautiful bags. Yet, while designer bags are thriving, there are many cultures, arts and artisans in the world that are not and are slowly becoming extinct.

Peanut Butter Saves Starving Children

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - In the Western world, many of us have a jar of peanut butter stashed away, but who would have thought that peanut butter could actually save lives?! Peanut Butter for the Hungry is an initiative from the peanut industry in the U.S.

Black History Month: Verizon’s “Potential of Us” Campaign

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Black History Month celebrates the legacy of African-Americans whose contributions have helped build a better future. This is the time to reflect on the achievements, contributions, struggles and progress of African-Americans in the U.S., an annual celebration that goes back to 1926.

Actress and Singer Debby "Jessie" Ryan Joins Mary Kay to Raise Awareness on Dating Violence

Mary Kay Corporate Social Responsibility Manager Kirsten Gappelberg and Debby Ryan.

Citigroup Announces $100B Investment for Green Projects

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The impact of climate change across business sectors, supply chains, customers, and the world economy as a whole cannot be under-estimated. However, climate change also presents investors and businesses with an unprecedented opportunity. Investments in innovative green initiatives and sustainable technologies can limit the overall impact on the environment, and generate new market and job opportunities, and growth potential.

Walmart Focuses on Improving the Lives of Mexican Farm Workers

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Mexico’s produce exports to the United States have tripled over the last 10 years, and currently exceed $7.5 billion a year. Major American retailers and restaurant chains that import Mexican produce include Walmart, Safeway, Albertsons, Kroger and Darden, which operates the Olive Garden chain.

New Mobile App for Eco-conscious Consumers Funded by Google, Facebook, Amazon

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – In an insightful study by Google called “Mobile In-Store Research,” it was revealed that as many as 84 percent of smartphone shoppers use their devices to help shop while in the store. Almost a similar number of shoppers use mobile search to help make purchase decisions, according to Google.

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