The Starwood Foundation and Children International Create an Industry-Leading Training Program for the Hotel Industry

Through CI’s Into Employment Program, Youth Cultivate Skills to Begin a Career in the Hotel Industry
Press Release

KANSAS CITY, MO., January 21, 2016, /3BL Media/ - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Foundation, Inc. and Children International are changing what it means to prepare young people in disadvantaged areas for careers in the tourism industry.

A Clorox Employee's Journey to Promote Hand Hygiene in Guatemala with Clean the World and ACI

By Mary-Ann Warmerdam

As part of its commitment to social engagement, the American Cleaning Institute (ACI) supports the nonprofit Clean the World (CTW) in its effort to improve personal hygiene standards while recycling hotel amenities like soap.

The Story Behind Fair Trade

You've seen them on coffee and chocolate, but Fair Trade labels are popping on 500 million-plus pounds of produce nationwide. What exactly do they mean?

No doubt you've seen Fair Trade labels on coffee, chocolate, and tea, but the certification is also popping up on honey, agave, quinoa, rice, sugar, apparel, and fruits and veggies. While you may pat yourself on the back when you throw any kind of produce into your grocery cart, reaching for Fair Trade Certified produce could be an even healthier pick for you, the environment, and the farmers who produce the food you eat. 

AECOM Impact Blog: Increasing Access to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation


AECOM Impact blog

AECOM's Richard Hope, chief technical officer, water, Americas, shares his experience providing clean water in Guatemala.

For many, it is hard to understand not having access to safe drinking water and sanitation. Unfortunately, this is a reality for 780 million people in the world today. The statistics are truly frightening:


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