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Timberland Creates More Green Spaces in Five European Cities

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Numerous studies indicate that a growing number of children in Europe are feeling disconnected to nature. A new study in The British Journal of Sports Medicine says that children are living a sedentary lifestyle and are not physically active enough from the time they start school.

Smart Works Guides UK Women into the Workplace

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Leading up to International Women’s Day on 8 March, I spoke with Jane Shepherdson (JS), MBE, a leading figure in fashion retail, former CEO of Whistles and prior to that, Brand Director at Topshop. Jane supporting young designers through the London College of Fashion's Centre of Fashion Enterprise and has helped promote Fair Trade fashion to a wider audience as a Board member of Peopletree until 2013.

From Russia to the US: The Chilling World of Domestic Violence

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Recent reports of domestic violence have more than doubled in Russia following the Government’s reduced punishment for spousal or child abuse from a criminal to a civil one. The shift has also sparked outrage from human rights groups around the world. The Duma – the lower house of the Russian Parliament – passed the bill last month, which has been signed off by Mr. Putin.

Sky Educates UK Consumers About Its Marine Trash

(3BL Media/Justmeans) –Beach and sea litter is made up of discarded objects, mainly plastics, such as single-use bags and straws that wash up along coastal environments . Worryingly, in the UK over the past 15 years, the amount of plastics found on the beaches has almost doubled. Plastic trash never really breaks down; experts suggest if left in the environment, it will be with us in some microscopic form for thousands of years.

The Ladybird Book on Climate Change: Co-authored by Prince Charles, Tony Juniper and Scientist Emily Shuckburgh

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Prince Charles and his special adviser to his International Sustainability Unit, Tony Juniper, have joined forces with Dr. Emily Shuckburg, OBE a leading polar scientist, to co-author The Ladybird Book on Climate Change, the first in a new series aimed at adults.

25 Global Companies Launch FReSH To Create A Global Food Change

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Close to 100 percent of the food consumed across the world is produced and supplied by the private sector.

CBRE And Evolution Forces Families: Helping Our Unsung Heroes

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Leaving the military can be a daunting prospect. Starting out in the civilian world can take a toll, if the transition isn't properly handled. Veterans need support and opportunities, which is why the CBRE Group, Inc. has earned the 2017 Military Friendly® Employer designation from Victory Media, publisher of G.I.

UK Millennials Buying Responsible Brands This Holiday Season

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – A UK survey reveals that 55 percent of 18-34 year olds, also known as Millennials, are switching brand loyalty, which should be a focus for businesses this holiday season during the battle for festive spending. Surprisingly, this group is not really bothered about a cool app, website or social media presence for a brand.

New Report Shows Racism In Britain’s Workplaces Still Exists

(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.

Northumberland College Set To Produce The Next Generation Of Tech Workers

(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.

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