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Register now: TPI and the Aga Khan Foundation to host Millennium Development Goals Marketplace in Nairobi

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The International Business Leaders Forum's (IBLF) The Partnering Initiative programme and the Aga Khan Development Network will co-host the Millennium Development Goals Marketplace in Nairobi on 30 June 2011. Register today! Download the flyer for more details and to register.

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The International Business Leaders Forum's (IBLF) The Partnering Initiative programme and the Aga Khan Development Network will co-host the Millennium Development Goals Marketplace in Nairobi on 30 June 2011. Register today! Download the flyer for more details and to register.

InMobi and United Nations Sanctioned Non-profit PCI-Media Impact to Leverage Mobile Technology for Global Social Change

Partnership Promotes Mobile Entertainment Education on the Concerns of Global Sustainability and Prevention of Violence Against Women
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) May 12, 2011 - InMobi, the world's largest independent mobile ad network, and PCI-Media Impact, a leader in producing Entertainment-Education and social change communications and a U.N. sanctioned non-profit, announced on Tuesday a global partnership to bring mobile Entertainment-Education awareness to the over 300 million consumers touching the InMobi network each month.

CSR Minute: Johnson Controls Supplies Electric Vehicle Batteries and Buys Ford Electric Vans; FedEx Launches Earth Smart Program in Europe, Middle East, India, and Africa

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

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The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.

General Electric Poised for Growth in Africa

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GE recently appointed Jay Ireland CEO and president of GE Africa to carry out the GE business goal of providing cleaner water and energy efficiency, as well as improved healthcare. GE looks to work alongside the governments and other organizations in Africa to improve quality of life throughout the continent.

 

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GE recently appointed Jay Ireland CEO and president of GE Africa to carry out the GE business goal of providing cleaner water and energy efficiency, as well as improved healthcare. GE looks to work alongside the governments and other organizations in Africa to improve quality of life throughout the continent.

 

General Mills Releases 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Report details company’s commitments in the areas of health, community and environment
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) March 24, 2011 - General Mills today announced the availability of its 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report covering the company’s progress on health, community and environmental initiatives. The report can be viewed or downloaded on the company’s new CSR website, located at csr.GeneralMills.com

General Mills Launches New Nonprofit to Improve Food Processing and Alleviate Hunger in Africa

Partners in Food Solutions Taps Company Expertise for Sustainable Food Production; Cargill and DSM Sign On as First Corporate Partners
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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) General Mills (NYSE: GIS) today announced the launch of Partners in Food Solutions as a hunger-fighting nonprofit bringing food production and food processing expertise to small and medium-sized food processors in African nations.

PCI-Media Impact Featured in IUCN February Newsletter

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PCI-Media Impact (Media Impact) was featured in the February 2011 IUCN Newsletter for a series of environmental programs it is rolling out across the Caribbean, Africa and Asia this year.  The communications programs -- serial drama, talk shows and community campaigns -- focus on biodiversity conservation.

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PCI-Media Impact (Media Impact) was featured in the February 2011 IUCN Newsletter for a series of environmental programs it is rolling out across the Caribbean, Africa and Asia this year.  The communications programs -- serial drama, talk shows and community campaigns -- focus on biodiversity conservation.

Anvil Knitwear Becomes First US-based Company to Join Cotton made in Africa Initiative

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) NEW YORK, NY - Feb. 1, 2011 -- Anvil Knitwear, a leading apparel brand, has become the first US-based apparel manufacturer to join the Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) initiative.

Elegant Roots offers The 46664 Bangle. In support of the 46664 campaign of the Nelson Mandela Foundation

Social Biz Offers The 46664 Bangle on a Not-For-Profit Basis
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Elegant Roots, an online boutique offering urban sleek designs in jewelry, accessories, and home accents -- and always green -- is proud to announce a new offering: The 46664 Bangle. In support of the 46664 campaign of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, focusing on global social issues such as poverty, hunge, unemployment, education,gender inequality, discrimination, and HIV Aids prevention. The 46664 Bangle initiative aims to create jobs for the less fortunate and also spreads awareness of the 46664 campaign. "Now it is in your hands."

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Elegant Roots, an online boutique offering urban sleek designs in jewelry, accessories, and home accents -- and always green -- is proud to announce a new offering: The 46664 Bangle. In support of the 46664 campaign of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, focusing on global social issues such as poverty, hunge, unemployment, education,gender inequality, discrimination, and HIV Aids prevention. The 46664 Bangle initiative aims to create jobs for the less fortunate and also spreads awareness of the 46664 campaign. "Now it is in your hands."

CGI: Accelerating 21st Century Education in Kenya

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Last year at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI), Cisco, Intel, Microsoft, the Government of Kenya and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced a collaborative project focused on improving education in up to 60 primary and secondary schools in Kenya. This was an incredible announcement for a number of reasons, including the fact that students and teachers in that region would now finally have access to relevant and engaging education technology and content.

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