Sangeeta Waldron

Sangeeta Waldron
sangeeta@serendipitypr.co.uk
Sangeeta Waldron 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; enjoys paying it forward and being a mum.
Serendipity PR & Media
London
United Kingdom

Posts by This Writer

4 days 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Kellogg-Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge is a competition encouraging teams of MBA students to create institutional financial products that tackle social and environmental problems. Nearly 200 students from 37 schools in 29 countries submitted proposals this year. This year’s winner is EduIndia, with their idea to improve access to education in India. EduIndia, a three-person team from ...


4 days 14 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Every year more than 9,000 women find themselves in UK prisons. For many, it is their first time. Employment for women following short prison sentences is three times worse than for men, as fewer than one in ten women have a job to go to on release. The lack of childcare support, qualifications and low pay are all barriers for many women offenders to find work. While research suggests that challenges such as mental illness, drug and alcohol dependency, educational gaps, low self-esteem and lack of confidence disproportionately affect women in the prison system....


1 week 19 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Globally, it’s accepted that Britain is a tea drinking nation, with a 165 million cups drunk daily.  Tea is a plant containing high levels of anti-oxidants, which can help with a wide variety of ailments and is known for its ability to console, uplift and relax. While there are many good reasons to drink tea, not all brews are equal, as tea production can be labour intensive, with low wages and poor working conditions. Buying ...


1 week 4 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The British Heart Foundation (BHF) warns that lack of exercise across the UK is costing the nation’s health system £1.2 billion a year. Last year, Simon Stevens, CEO of NHS England, admitted that British taxpayers are spending more on treating obesity-related conditions than on the police or fire service! According to the BHF, women are 36% more likely than men to be physically inactive – 11.8...


2 weeks 17 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Peru is one of the best countries in South America for women entrepreneurs, as 40% of businesses there are owned by women. Yet these women face many challenges in growing their businesses, from lack of access to capital, to networks, education and training, and a culture of entrepreneurship. For these women to achieve entrepreneurial success, they need tools and programs specifically tailored to their business needs. This is why public-private partnerships play an important part, helping these...


2 weeks 3 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards is America’s largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. Now in its 22nd year, it honours students in grades 5-12, who have brought meaningful change to communities at home and abroad. These are youth volunteers who have worked on a variety of initiatives to make positive change—from taking over charitable programs ensuring that people in need could continue to be provided with essential services, to leading projects to help children with cancer and other illnesses, or...


3 weeks 2 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Hairdressing is a sector that talks to more people than any other occupation. With over 40,000 hairdressings, barbering and beauty salons in the UK generating over £70 billion every year, it is a lucrative and influential industry. It is in a unique position to influence sustainable practices in hair care habits. Salons are at the heart of their communities, and the practices they use and the messages they give to their clients about ‘greener’ behaviour have the potential to drive real change – encouraging better, more...


3 weeks 3 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The World Economic Forum is now in its 47th year. It’s famous for its annual summit in Davos attended by luminaries in multiple industries. But It is also known for selecting and bringing together a yearly community of over 800 Young Global Leaders (YGL)—enterprising and socially-minded men and women, all under the age of 40. They are brought together to collaborate and encourage each other to change the world for the better, operating as a force for good to overcome barriers that stand in the way of progress. From this group every year, the Forum, with...


4 weeks 18 hours ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Throughout the US and around the world, there are huge disparities in cancer care access, quality and outcomes, particularly among minority populations, the poor, and vulnerable. For many patients, quality prevention, screening, treatment, palliative care and survivorship services are either unavailable or access is limited. Plus, only three percent of medical oncologists practice in rural areas, forcing cancer patients in these places to travel great distances for care, making a person's chance of surviving the disease determined by where they live.

For instance, even though...


1 month 1 day ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Last week, UK news reported that the charity Freedom4Girls had discovered school girls in West Yorkshire had no alternative but to stuff toilet paper down their pants to stop themselves from bleeding through their clothes at school. They couldn’t afford sanitary products and some were skipping school as a result. Freedom4Girls is a UK-based organisation that is focused on work in Kenya on this issue. However, since learning about these girls, the Charity has had sent some sample packs to the school and launched a crowdfunding campaign...


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