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Fortifying Futures for Children in India

By Claudine Galloway
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In India, a country with more than 1.2 billion people, one in every three children is malnourished.

If you do the math, that’s 46 million kids exhibiting symptoms of malnourishment, such as anemia and stunted growth.

We’re working to reduce these numbers and help kids in India through our philanthropy at General Mills. And we know school meals are one of the most effective ways to ensure children have a healthy start to life.

Watch: The Barbershop Girls of India

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Two girls Neha and Jyoti from a small Indian village Banwari Tola challenged destiny and took on everything that came with doing so. But in their fight for survival, little did they know that their actions would have a far-reaching and profound impact. Meet the Barbershop Girls of India and the village of Banwari Tola who are together inspiring the next generation of men by breaking stereotypes, one shave at a time.

Empowering Women in Conflict-Affected Communities in India

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A social enterprise aims to create sustainable employment and high wages for conflict-affected areas in Northeast India 

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A social enterprise aims to create sustainable employment and high wages for conflict-affected areas in Northeast India 

Women in Leadership at Northern Trust Promote Education and Healthcare for Young Girls and Women in Bangladesh

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In support of fostering an equal opportunity culture at Northern Trust, Women in Leadership hosted an event in Luxembourg, promoting education and healthcare for young girls and women in Bangladesh.

SC Johnson Asia Debuts on 2019 Best Multinational Workplace List

Company Ranks No. 22 on List of Best Workplaces in Asia
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RACINE, Wis., April 9, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Today, SC Johnson announces that it has been recognized as a Best Multinational Workplace in Asia by Great Place to Work®. This is the first time the company’s Asia region has been recognized as a Best Workplace. SC Johnson Asia ranked No. 22 on the 2019 list of top places to work in the region.

CNH Industrial Launches Interactive Education Program Across 77 Schools in India

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Over 30,000 students will benefit from new interactive ways of learning thanks to the “New Holland Digital Classroom”, a multimedia aided school education project launched by the Company and its New Holland brand dealer network.  

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Over 30,000 students will benefit from new interactive ways of learning thanks to the “New Holland Digital Classroom”, a multimedia aided school education project launched by the Company and its New Holland brand dealer network.  

Between Starving Children and Thriving Children, There’s Rajeev.

An Interview with Rajeev Kumar, Global Procurement Manager in IT
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“Not everyone can help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”

He’s passionate about feeding the hungry, his dream is to create a home for the homeless, and he works here at Cisco.

Meet Rajeev Kumar.

Rajeev has been involved in volunteering for more than 30 years, founding two nonprofit organizations — his first one when he was only 16 years old — that help relieve hunger for children in slums and people living on the streets in India.

Solid Results Driven by Robust Overseas Performance and Reliable Hong Kong Business

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February 25, 2019 /3BL Media/ CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) is pleased to announce solid annual results for 2018. The Group’s operating earnings for the year increased 5.1% to HK$13,982 million. Total earnings decreased by 4.9% to HK$13,550 million, largely due to favourable one-off items in 2017. These figures reflected the combination of continued robust performance in our overseas businesses and dependable earnings from our Hong Kong base. They also allowed the Board to approve a fourth interim dividend of HK$1.19 a share.

Supply Chain Integrity - Introducing Farm to Yarn, Traceable Organic Cotton With Social and Environmental Benefits

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Volcom, in partnership with the social enterprise CottonConnect, is launching Farm to Yarn – a socially conscious raw materials initiative in India that features certified organic cotton that’s traceable back to the program’s farmers and that provides social and professional education programs for the farmers and the women in the farming villages of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, where the cotton was sourced.

Lifelong Lessons in Reliability and Safety

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Derek Parkin, CLP Holdings Chief Operating Officer (COO), vividly remembers an early lesson in the importance of reliability and safety. Born into a coal mining family in the north of England, he landed his first job as a 16-year-old schoolboy cleaning the floors of the offices at a coal mine.

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