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Circular Economy Becoming Critical to Business: UPS Study

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The traditional linear economic model of “take, make, dispose” has stretched the limits of the world’s finite resources. A circular economy, on the other hand, seeks to rebuild capital, including natural, manufactured, financial, and human, and restores and regenerates resources.

Sustainability Reporting by Large Companies Shows Dramatic Rise

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Where at one time sustainability reporting was the arena of a handful of exceptionally green or community-oriented companies, today it is a corporate best practice adopted by large companies worldwide. Transparency in sustainability performance has increasingly become a vital component of customer, employee and investor relations.

Unilever Taps Crowdfunding to Accelerate Social Innovation

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Social entrepreneurs have the ability to come up with some of the most disruptive ideas and solutions to address critical global challenges. Multinational companies can leverage the power of their ideas and implement them on a large scale to change society for the better. One of the innovative ways to reach out to social entrepreneurs globally is through crowdfunding platforms.

The Rise of Women Entrepreneurs

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Women’s entrepreneurship seems to be a real, fundamental economic force that’s reshaping the world. In 2013 women-owned businesses represented 37 percent of enterprises globally.

World’s First Social Experiment In Renewability Says Renewable Living Is the Key To Happiness

File:Rain of Happiness 2.jpg(3BL Media/Justmeans) – We’re constantly bombarded with messages about what makes for a happy life: advertisers and brands tell us it comes from owning and consuming their products. The media says it's about wealth, beauty or fame. But do these things bring lasting happiness in themselves? We have looked to philosophy and religion for answers to these questions.

Britain’s New Sugar Tax

File:Sugar-every1blowz.jpg(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has announced a new sugar tax on the soft drinks industry in his budget, to be introduced in April 2018. This move has been hailed by campaigners as a significant step in the fight against child obesity.

Pfizer Steps up Innovation as Biopharmaceutical Leader

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Biomedical research and development is one of the world’s most challenging and capital-intensive business processes. It typically takes years before a new breakthrough product reaches patients. But it is also a deeply rewarding process because, at its core, it is about improving the quality of human life.

Protein Challenge 2040: Global Coalition Explores How to Feed 9 Billion People

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – All foods made from meat, poultry, seafood, beans and peas, eggs, processed soy products, nuts, and seeds are part of the Protein Foods Group, which is fundamental to our health. Yet, the way we produce and eat protein is placing a heavy strain on the Earth’s land and sea resources.

The Kellogg Company And TechnoServe Support Women Farmers In India And South Africa

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Nearly half of smallholder farmers around the world are women, yet in many developing countries where smallholding dominates, it is the men who conduct the business transactions, getting access to finance and training, leaving the women behind.

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