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Creating New Green Growth By Dodging The Landfill

by Selina Juul
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This joint article is written for Huff Post by Selina Juul, Champion 12.3 and Founder of Stop Wasting Food movement and Flemming Besenbacher, Chairman of Carlsberg A /S, The Carlsberg Foundation and The Tuborg Foundation

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This joint article is written for Huff Post by Selina Juul, Champion 12.3 and Founder of Stop Wasting Food movement and Flemming Besenbacher, Chairman of Carlsberg A /S, The Carlsberg Foundation and The Tuborg Foundation

Digital Disaster Relief: Banking Technology Helps Communities Recover

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Realtor Keri Akemi-Bezayiff cringed when she saw the television images of wildfire flames roaring down the mountain toward her client’s neighborhood in northern California.

Unsure whether her client’s home had been destroyed, and wanting to help, Akemi-Bezayiff dropped off clothes for wildfire victims at a local shelter and then headed to her Wells Fargo branch in Sonoma, California. The reason? To make an ATM donation for wildfire relief to the American Red Cross.

Newmont's Sustainability Practices in Action: Water in Peru

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The region of Cajamarca, located in northern Peru, is home to many rural communities whose residents depend on agriculture. From May to October, the region sees little to no rainfall creating drought-like conditions impacting agricultural production and livestock grazing. This annual dry season also impacts life in the City of Cajamarca, where inadequate water infrastructure means many households only have access to running water for a few hours day.

Webinar: Transforming Business and Industries to Deliver Long-Term Impacts

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Increasingly businesses are realising that small sustainable impacts are no longer enough. To meet the UN Global Goals and 2 Degree target requires a wholesale shift in thinking and operations across both the business and industry.

To help you deliver positive long-term impact, 3 senior leaders are ready to share their experiences live. Join us next week (October 10th) at 2 pm BST for our free online webinar with:

DC Scores Names Volkswagen Group of America Executives to Its Board of Directors

New board members include- Loren Angelo, Vice President of Marketing, Audi of America and Anna Schneider, Senior Vice President, Industry and Government Relations
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WASHINGTON, October 3, 2017 /3BL Media/ - DC SCORES took another big step towards expansion by bringing eight corporate leaders onto its Board of Directors. These leaders, and the 14 Board members they are joining, are charged with growing DC SCORES sustainably and responsibly to serve every child in DC in need of a team. Over the past five years, DC SCORES, which provides free afterschool programs and summer camps to kids in high-poverty neighborhoods, has grown from 750 kids at 22 sites to over 2500 kids at 59 sites across the District.

Carnival Corporation Announces Commitment to Responsible Chicken Sourcing

Continues advancement of animal welfare and protection through broiler chicken welfare policy. The Humane Society of the United States, The Humane League and other animal protection organizations welcome company’s industry-leading commitment.
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World’s largest leisure travel company continues advancement of animal welfare and protection through broiler chicken welfare policy

The Humane Society of the United States, The Humane League and other animal protection organizations welcome company’s industry-leading commitment

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World’s largest leisure travel company continues advancement of animal welfare and protection through broiler chicken welfare policy

The Humane Society of the United States, The Humane League and other animal protection organizations welcome company’s industry-leading commitment

Michael Bloomberg: Let's Take Climate Change Into Our Own Hands

'Climate of Hope' author and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says it's our job to take action on climate change if the federal government won't.
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Mike Bloomberg appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to discuss his co-authored book with Carl Pope, "Climate of Hope" (plus see a blast from his past).

Watch the clip here

Adopt a School

How education is making a difference in South Africa
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“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world,” said Nelson Mandela, father of the nation of South Africa and inspiration for 26 year old microbiologist Sipho Shezi.

When Sipho first started at Mpumelelo High School in Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal Province, it only had eight classrooms for its 560 pupils. There was no clean water source, so many of the children had to walk miles every morning carrying heavy water cans to school.

Kimberly-Clark Named to Working Mother’s “100 Best Companies”

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Kimberly-Clark is proud to join Working Mother magazine’s “100 Best Companies” for 2017, which recognizes companies for leadership in creating progressive programs to help employees balance work and family. The magazine cited Kimberly-Clark’s support for flexible work arrangements, paid leave and child care programs, and advancement opportunities for women.

3 Fall Conferences: Will We See You There?

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Every year, Realized Worth publishes a list of CSR and employee volunteering conferences. We try to be as comprehensive as we can, but sometimes a few great events sneak up on us toward the end of the summer. This year, we’re excited to be part of three of those upcoming events!

Here are the details in chronological order; click the event title to register. We hope to see you!

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