The World Needs More Women Ecopreneurs

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Women have proven to be highly effective agents of change in working towards a healthy environment. Many organisations with women at the helm have contributed to setting a sustainable agenda through their advocacy and lobbying, creating solutions to unsustainable development, and making sure that other women’s voices are heard and their perspectives taken into account.

Industries Are Creating Value with Social Business: New Report by MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte LLP

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Imagine a business transformed by social tools that drive collaboration and information sharing across the enterprise and integrate social data into operational processes. Well, new research confirms that there is clear evidence that companies across industries are creating value with social business.

Clean Technology Changing Lives In The Slum Town Of Kibera, Kenya

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Kibera is Kenya’s biggest slum town, where the houses are made of mud with leaking roofs made of old iron sheets. The whole area here has no drainage system; a result, the sewage spreads all over. The town smells, and the children and grown-ups inhale the bad stench. There is no provision for water.

The Eco Story of Lego, Now Washing Up On U.K. Beaches

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Millions of Lego pieces from a container that fell into the sea off Cornwall in 1997 are washing up on Cornish beaches in the U.K.

Clean Water, Better Lives And Less Air Pollution

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Helen lives in Kenya with her husband and five children, and everyday living is not easy. Helen has to collect water from the river for drinking, cooking and washing. Yet, before they could use this water, Helen tries to make it safe by boiling it, using costly firewood.

Teaching Our Children To Code

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Children are growing up in a radically different world to the one we adults knew, as today most have a smartphone, a tablet, and/or a laptop that is works 100,000 times faster to connect us to each other on the planet. We can access virtually every piece of information ever created, in real time. The pace of change in computing is extraordinary.

The Other Abuse in Domestic Violence: Financial

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - When we think of domestic violence, we think of the physical and mental torture, yet there is one more item to add to the list: financial abuse.

Children of Peace: Giving The Children In The Middle East A Voice

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - We have all seen the images as fighting rages on between Israel and Palestine. The UN has revealed that one child has been killed every hour in the conflict in Gaza.

Toyota Partners with for First Crowdsource Effort

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - When ideas collide, great things happen. Plus, when we involve young thinkers in this process, exciting things happen, including solutions. Engaging young people to help create social change gives them life skills and provides their communities with a range of locally led solutions and innovations.

Project Vidya Empowers Orphaned Children In India

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - India has the largest child population in the world, with more than a third of its population below the age of 18. Sadly, it also has some shocking statistics to deal with: India has the world’s largest number of sexually abused children, with a child below 16 raped every 155th minute, a child below 10 every 13th hour, and at least one in every 10 children having been sexually abused at any point in time.


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