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GRI and IOE Partner to Advance Private Sector Action on Sustainable Development

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Amsterdam and Geneva, April 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ - International sustainability standard-setter GRI and the International Organisation of Employers (IOE), the world’s largest private sector network, have announced a partnership agreement outlining their intent to stimulate business action on sustainable development.

As Two Digital Divides Close, A New One Threatens

by Robert Pepper, Vice President, Global Technology Policy, Cisco
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Cisco CSR sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

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Cisco CSR sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

Why Your Next Bra Could Save Your Life

by Barbara Dehn, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner
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Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

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Cisco sponsors The Huffington Post's ImpactX section.

Impact Story: Networking Academy, Baltimore

Dedicated instructor motivates students with the promise of IT jobs
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After 10 years as a public school teacher in Baltimore, Maryland, Joseph Haw knew it was time for a change. Tired of watching students fail and lose the motivation to pursue higher education, he founded a new educational program, bringing hands-on learning and job opportunities to hundreds of men and women in his community.

Digital Challenge Helps Young People Solve Social Challenges in Brazil

by Julie Chrysler
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What better place to incorporate a Hackathon than at World Skills, an event already bursting with energy and excitement? This year, the organization introduced a Digital Challenge with the goal to help local non-governmental organizations (NGOs) with real-world problems, and show that IT-related competitions can be fun and engaging.

IT Competitions Unleash Critical Thinking and Hone Job Skills

by Tae Yoo
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One year from now more than 10,500 athletes from 205 National Olympic Committees will put their skills and perseverance to the test at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Next year’s medal winners may go on to become professional athletes, role models, and commercial spokespeople – for many, the visibility and success they achieve in front of an international audience launches their careers.

#CiscoChat Recap: World Youth Skills Day?

by Eric Chu
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Though it sounds cliché, technology seemingly does move at the speed of light. And as a result of these rapid evolutions that define the industry, “tech talent” is in extremely high-demand. Yet the number of technical-related positions continues to trend higher than the actual number of individuals available who can fill them.

Two Ways Broadband Internet Is Improving Health Care and Education

by Tae Yoo
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This blog was originally published on the Huffington Post ImpactX.

In many parts of the world, being able to download information on a smartphone, tablet or laptop in a few seconds is the norm. In Silicon Valley, wireless high-speed Internet connections are more ubiquitous than Starbucks.

Empowering Global Problem Solvers at Cisco Live US 2015

by Austin Belisle
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Right now, nearly 16 billion people, processes, data, and things are connected to the Internet. By the time this blog post goes “live”, that number will have surely increased. And by 2020, there will be more than 50 billion connections, as the Internet of Everything becomes a reality and changes the world around us.

Join Our Live #CiscoChat Events at Cisco Live!

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Cisco Live! is less than a week away, and we’re excited to announce that #CiscoChat is bringing you conversations right from the event floor. Whether you’re onsite or at home, you can participate in any and all of our social chats.

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