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World Refugee Day: Taking Steps for the Globally Displaced

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What if San Francisco was suddenly empty? Or New York City? Or both? Imagine over 9 million people fleeing their homes, families and friends, schools, and jobs—leaving two of the United States’ most populous cities nearly empty. Our world would look different—we would notice and want to know what’s going on. We would want to help.

VIDEO | Cisco Teams Come Together in Times of Adversity

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As natural disasters disrupted lives around the world in 2017, Cisco teams came together to support each other, our customers, and their communities.

Learn more about Cisco’s work with Critical Human Needs and Disaster Relief here.

Nonprofit Heroes Are Reconnecting Lives in Puerto Rico

by Tae Yoo, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs
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Imagine a storm washing away your ability to communicate by phone, email, or text. Picture it knocking out your electricity and cutting off your supply of food and clean water. If you need help, you have no way to ask for it. If you have loved ones, you have no way to confirm they are safe.

That is what happened to Puerto Rico’s entire population of 3.4 million people when Hurricane Maria devastated the island on September 20.

Microsoft Philanthropies Donates $1B in Cloud Tech to Nonprofits, Aims to Triple Impact

By Justin Spelhaug, General Manager, Microsoft Philanthropies
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The demands on nonprofits are perhaps greater today than ever. That’s why, in early 2016, Microsoft Philanthropies committed to donating $1 billion in cloud computing resources, over three years, to help 70,000 nonprofit organizations digitally scale their impact and serve the public good. Today, we’re proud to share that nonprofit demand for cloud solutions has dramatically exceeded our expectations.

Cisco: There's Never Been a Better Time to Connect Those in Need

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When crisis strikes, technology can be as important as food or water. It helps organize the displaced and connect them with loved ones. Help Cisco provide this vital technology to people in crisis by donating at NetHope.org.

Click here to see why there’s never been a better time to connect those in need.

HPE: Insights on Innovation

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Lauren Woodman, Chief Executive Officer of NetHope, a consortium of NGOs committed to changing the world through the power of technology and collaboration, shares her views on innovation with HPE Living Progress News.

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Lauren Woodman, Chief Executive Officer of NetHope, a consortium of NGOs committed to changing the world through the power of technology and collaboration, shares her views on innovation with HPE Living Progress News.

Cisco Live US 2015: Cisco CSR Partners Help to Speed the Pace of Social Change

by Austin Belisie
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Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility aims to empower global problem solvers with the skills they need to thrive and speed the pace of social change around the globe, but that mission wouldn’t be possible without the help of our partners, many of whom are here at Cisco Live US 2015.

Humanitarian Organizations Collaborate to Impact the World

By Khanh Russo
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Last week, more than 200 leaders from dozens of technology companies and international humanitarian and conservation organizations came together at the NetHope Global Member Summit on our San Jose, California campus. Experts in humanitarian relief, emergency response, and conservation from around the world participated in nearly 30 brainstorming sessions, and I was fortunate enough to attend a few and speak with some of the summit’s most innovative leaders.

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