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9 hours 2 min ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Asian companies increasingly realize that to compete in the global marketplace, they need to embed sustainability principles into their business models. Some of the top Asian companies, particularly in the information technology sector, are demonstrating a strong commitment to social and environmental sustainability.

19 hours 14 min ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – A large part of the world lives without adequate healthcare, and many emerging economies are looking for support from experienced partners to help build skills, capacity, and effective healthcare solutions for their people. Innovations in healthcare that can create better patient outcomes in a sustainable way are urgently needed.

1 day 22 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Internal carbon pricing allows a company to charge its business units on the basis of their energy usage. This provides the units with a real incentive to reduce their energy consumption, and changes behaviors. A growing number of companies and investors are embracing internal carbon pricing as they believe it makes sense ethically and economically.

2 days 8 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Some interesting and positive results came out of Mary Kay’s sixth annual Truth About Abuse survey: one in two male millennials believe domestic abuse can be eliminated in America; people believe increased education about healthy relationships can make a difference; and the U.S. can end domestic abuse for the next generation.

2 days 9 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – A letter signed by CEOs of some of the world’s biggest food companies, asking governments to set “clear, achievable” science-based targets for carbon emissions reductions, was published in full-page ads in the Washington Post and Financial Times on 1 October.

3 days 16 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The government of India recently launched a national ‘Digital India’ initiative. The program aims to make government services available to citizens electronically by bolstering Internet connectivity and improving online infrastructure. The initiative plans to connect rural areas with high-speed Internet networks and spread digital literacy.

4 days 17 hours ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) - A recent report by World Hunger highlights how the 2008 economic crisis has caused hunger to increase in the United States. Particularly worrying is the fact that, in this period, children were at times in the year “food insecure” in 9.9 percent of households that include them.

5 days 8 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Wars can have a devastating impact on food security of a region. Agriculture gets hampered due to flight from the land by farmers, reduced supply of inputs, and damage to irrigation and storage infrastructure and agricultural equipment. Flour mills, food processing units and bakeries typically operate at a low capacity or become defunct in such conditions.

5 days 15 hours ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) - The fashion business may appear shallow to many people, an image that is reinforced by media reports of sweatshops, horrific fur farms and environmental pollution through pesticides used on cotton crops and massive amounts of disposable fashion that ends up on landfills.