FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. and OLATHE, Kan., June 4, 2013 /3BL Media /PRNewswire/ -- BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX), a leading global medical technology company, and Heart to Heart International, a nonprofit humanitarian medical aid organization, are collaborating on their third joint volunteer initiative to strengthen healthcare in Haiti. A team of 14 BD employees from around the world will build upon the progress made by their colleagues in 2012.
Together with industry partners and animal welfare groups, Novo Nordisk supports the creation of a new centre to develop alternatives to animal research.
June 4, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Today, the Danish Ministry of Food and Agriculture establishes a new 3R Centre to explore alternatives to animal research and improve the conditions for research animals. Novo Nordisk joins the Ministry in bringing together the pharmaceutical industry, animal welfare groups and the public sector, all of which have a common interest in replacing, reducing and refining the use of animals in research.
Goal-driven Collaboration Results in Record Employee Safety, Customer Satisfaction & Financial Performance
June 3, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Union Pacific today published its 2012 Sustainability and Citizenship Report, underscoring the company's innovations in the areas of environmental stewardship, safe operations, employee well-being, community development and customer value, as well as its commitment to upholding the highest standards of corporate governance and ethics.
Swinfen Charitable Trust, a non-profit service that helps U.S. doctors offer medical advice to rural doctors in the developing world, plans to use the cloud to expand its services in countries such as India and the Philippines.
Simple Product Has a Big Impact Against Childhood Malnutrition
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In Haiti, nearly every child seen at the clinics run by the non-profit organization Partners In Health (PIH) suffers from some degree of malnutrition. Abbott and its foundation the Abbott Fund are working together with PIH to help address childhood malnutrition in Haiti through an innovative partnership. In a new video on partnershipinhaiti.org, PIH's Jon Lascher talks about childhood malnutrition in Haiti, and how Abbott is helping PIH to produce a simple lifesaving product called Nourimanba to help.