Sangeeta Haindl

Sangeeta Haindl
Sangeeta Haindl writes on women and children; sustainability; climate change; social enterprise and social entrepreneurs. She has a particular interest in India. She is the founder of Serendipity PR, in London, UK, where she works with high-profile brands and organizations in the public, non-profit, and corporate sectors, winning awards for her work from the communications industry. She has been appointed to the Women In Enterprise Taskforce and was until recently chairman of London's leading conscious well-being organisation, Alternatives, which hosts leading speakers such as Eckhart Tolle, Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Neale Donald Walsch and many other well-known names. She describes herself as a Spiritual Entrepreneur, Conscious Explorer; enjoying helping others, paying it forward and being a mum. Email: Website: Twitter: @SangeetaHaindl LinkedIn: Sangeeta Haindl
Serendipity PR & Media Consultancy
United Kingdom

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2 days 19 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – It is almost 50 years since the UK Race Relations Act was amended to outlaw racial discrimination in employment. Yet a hard-hitting new report commissioned by Business in the Community finds that racial inequality is still an ugly and resilient feature of work life in Britain.

Ethnic minority workers are frequently subjected to racism by their colleagues, managers, customers, clients and service users, which can have a severe impact on their emotional and psychological wellbeing. The survey data collected by YouGov and...

6 days 1 hour ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Great Plains is an agricultural factory of immense proportions, where the most important crop is wheat. However, in 2014, this region lost more acres of grasslands than the Brazilian Amazon lost to deforestation, according to the new 2016 Plowprint Report, from World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Fifty-three million acres of America’s Great Plains have been lost each year since, threatening important and iconic species like grasslands songbirds, the monarch butterfly, and native bumble bees. This...

1 week 2 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Around the world, one in three people live without a safe toilet. Many have no choice but to do their business in the open. Now, the UK’s leading toilet tissue brand Andrex®, with the international development organization WaterAid, wants to change things by announcing a new partnership, where they have committed to improve sanitation facilities in Bangladesh. They want to give communities their dignity and also educate people about hygiene to enable protection from disease. Andrex® has committed to donating at least £100k to Wateraid that will improve...

2 weeks 2 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – John Kerry, the US Secretary of State says the outgoing Obama administration wants to prevent the withdrawal of the US from the landmark Paris deal to prevent catastrophic climate change. “This is bigger than one person, one president,” Kerry said in Marrakech, before his last address to the UN climate summit being held here, the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP22). Business leaders added their weight to the calls for the Paris agreement to be protected. Mars, Inc. urged the business community and global leaders at COP22 to take bold action to implement the targets agreed last...

2 weeks 2 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Dr. Bhaskar Chatterjee, popularly known in India as the ‘father of CSR’, addressed the United Nations' (UN) 2016 Forum on Business and Human Rights this month, sharing insights into India's unique law on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). India is the first country in the world to enshrine corporate giving into law. According to the Companies Act of 2014, businesses with annual revenues of more than 10bn rupees (£105m) must give away two percent of their net profit to charity. It is known as the ‘2 Percent Law’ in India and has drawn worldwide interest....

2 weeks 6 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Climate change has been responsible for lots of changes on the planet, from loss of species to challenging weather patterns. Now it is affecting global wine production, which is expected to fall by five percent this year. Data shows steep drops in production in most of the southern hemisphere, particularly Chile and Argentina. Climate change is causing harvest time to be pushed back further as hot spells last longer and longer. This means crops are more likely to die or be damaged. The International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV) has estimated...

4 weeks 1 day ago

Interview by Sangeeta Haindl

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – America finally goes to the polls today, after what has been the most fiercely fought presidential campaign that could elect either the first female president of the US or not. Sister Sledge, the iconic music band of the 70s who gave us massive hits such as ‘We are Family’ and ‘Thinking of You’ have been major supporters of the #HillaryforAmerica Campaign.

I had the opportunity to speak to Joni Sledge about some of the reasons why Sister Sledge want Clinton as president, how they are empowering women through their music and what has this historic...

4 weeks 1 day ago

Interview by Sangeeta Haindl

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The artist Ross Rossin’s portrait exhibition, ‘Ultimately Human: The Leaders and the Led’ opened at the United Nations (UN) Geneva on 28 October. It was attended by Michael Møller, UN Under-Secretary-General, Director-General of the UN Office at Geneva, including both Ambassadors from the American and Indian Missions respectively.

Rossin has a reputation as one of the...

1 month 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Coding and programming is an increasingly important part of this new era, one that requires young people to be more digitally literate so they can keep up in this changing world. It is crucial that young people are learning to use the most up-to-date technology available, especially as many employers are looking for these skills. However, the UK has a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) skills deficit...

1 month 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Interview by Sangeeta Haindl

I recently attended the art exhibition, ‘Ultimately Human: The Leaders and the Led,’ by the very talented and renowned artist, Ross Rossin, held at the United Nations in Geneva. The show was opened by...