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NextBillion on How GE is Advancing Healthcare in Bottom of the Pyramid Markets

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NextBillion, a blog that brings together business leaders, entrepreneurs, NGOs, policy makers and academics to explore the connection between development and enterprise, discusses how corporations are reaching Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) markets with healthcare innovations.

This is part one of two in a set of articles on reaching BoP markets with healthcare innovations, and it addresses the perspective of several multinational corporations (including GE).

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NextBillion, a blog that brings together business leaders, entrepreneurs, NGOs, policy makers and academics to explore the connection between development and enterprise, discusses how corporations are reaching Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) markets with healthcare innovations.

This is part one of two in a set of articles on reaching BoP markets with healthcare innovations, and it addresses the perspective of several multinational corporations (including GE).

CSR Minute: Cigna Expands Community Caring Awards Grants; Novo Nordisk Publishes 7th Annual Integrated Annual Report

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Innovative Water Technologies Inc. and GE Announce the Sunspring™ as a healthymagination validated product

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  • IWT’s Sunspring™, a solar powered water purification system, is the first non-GE Healthcare product to be healthymagination validated

  • Third party Oxford Analytica evaluates all healthymagination validated products for evidence of lowered cost, improved access and/or enhanced quality

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  • IWT’s Sunspring™, a solar powered water purification system, is the first non-GE Healthcare product to be healthymagination validated

  • Third party Oxford Analytica evaluates all healthymagination validated products for evidence of lowered cost, improved access and/or enhanced quality

CSR Minute: Avril Lavigne Foundation Partners with Make a Wish Foundation, Easter Seals, and the Nancy Davis Foundation for Multiple Sclerosis; Teradata Wins CalRecycle Waste Reduction Award Program Citation

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

GE Launches Expansion of Its Health Initiative to the New York Capital Region, Increasing Access to Care in Underserved Communities

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  • $750,000 in grants awarded through the GE Developing Health Program to Hometown Health in Schenectady and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center’s facilities in Albany, Troy

  • Thousands more patients to be served across the region

  • Initiative to include skills-based volunteer support from GE employees

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  • $750,000 in grants awarded through the GE Developing Health Program to Hometown Health in Schenectady and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Health Center’s facilities in Albany, Troy

  • Thousands more patients to be served across the region

  • Initiative to include skills-based volunteer support from GE employees

Does A Sustainable Reputation Matter, Ask Wal-Mart

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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Often measured for is scale and footprint on American society, Wal-Mart has begun to revamp its image as a business sustainability leader.  Leveraging its often negatively viewed size, the retail super giant has begun efforts to improve the quality of its supply chain and the products stocked on its shelves.

CSR Minute: Dow Joins with The Nature Conservancy to Integrate Sustainability into Business Practice; SeedCo Launches Program for Children

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

Organic Dairy Farmer Albert Straus Speaks Out Against USDA’s Decision on GM Alfalfa

Straus Family Creamery President Says GM Alfalfa Could Ruin Organic Dairy Industry
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Marshall, CA - February 4, 2011 - As an organic farmer, I protest the USDA’s recent decision to approve the unregulated planting of genetically modified alfalfa. This is a ruling that seriously jeopardizes the integrity of the organic food chain, and could cause irreparable harm to organic farmers by ruining our ability to supply organic dairy foods to customers. I believe that allowing genetically modified alfalfa to be planted deprives consumers of their right to be certain that they are feeding organic foods to their families.

CSR Minute: Sodexo Launches "Meatless Mondays; Jewelry Professionals Attend CSR Seminar by World Jewellery Confederation Education Foundation

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

How Green Gratitude Pays It Forward

Blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
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