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Outerwall Commits to Collecting Two Million Pounds of Mobile Devices to Help Combat Surging E-Waste Crisis

Call to Action for Consumers to Recycle Stockpiles of Mobile Devices
Press Release

BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Today at the Clinton Global Initiative's Tenth Annual Meeting, Outerwall Inc. (Nasdaq: OUTR) announced that it expects to collect at least two million pounds of mobile phones, tablets, and other devices and accessories over the next three years through its ecoATM® recycling kiosks, which accept electronics for reuse and recycling, helping to divert e-waste from landfills.

Ingersoll Rand to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Half by 2020; Invests $500 Million in Energy Efficiency to Address Climate Change

CEO Mike Lamach speaks at 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting and UN Climate Summit to help solve the world’s unsustainable demand for energy resources
Press Release

New York, September 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, stands on the global stage this week as part of the 2014 CGI Annual Meeting and United Nations Climate Summit to declare the importance of, and the company’s commitment to, reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Ingersoll Rand’s Commitment to Action will avoid the same amount of CO2 emissions that can result from powering nearly 2 million homes for one year.  

Reimagining Impact at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative

by Alexis Raymond
Blog

Globally, 13 percent of young people – nearly 75 million people — are unemployed. In the Middle East and North Africa, this number rises to more than 28 percent. The issue is compounded when you factor in the 127 million unemployed adults worldwide. Meanwhile, 40 percent of employers in the United States, 65 percent in Brazil, and 64 percent in India report they are unable to fill job vacancies, potentially causing billions of dollars in losses.

A Building Buzz for Bee Health

By Jerry Hayes, Honey Bee Health Lead, Monsanto
Blog

Today marks the start of National Pollinator Week, an international celebration of the valuable service provided to us by bees, birds, bats and beetles. We depend on these pollinators for about one-third of the food we eat, including fruit, vegetables and nuts, so they’re well-deserving of our attention and support.

Deux Générations, une Opportunité

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LE CERCLE. Sauver le monde est au coeur d'une stratégie d'affaires gagnante. Christina Marule est propriétaire d’un Spaza – l’équivalent d’une épicerie de quartier – en Afrique de Sud rural. Il y a cinq ans, pour pouvoir faire l’aller-retour en une demi-journée jusqu’au marché le plus proche afin d’alimenter son magasin, elle a été obligée de garder son fils en dehors du système scolaire.

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LE CERCLE. Sauver le monde est au coeur d'une stratégie d'affaires gagnante. Christina Marule est propriétaire d’un Spaza – l’équivalent d’une épicerie de quartier – en Afrique de Sud rural. Il y a cinq ans, pour pouvoir faire l’aller-retour en une demi-journée jusqu’au marché le plus proche afin d’alimenter son magasin, elle a été obligée de garder son fils en dehors du système scolaire.

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Monsanto Announces Clinton Global Initiative Commitment on Honey Bee Health

Investment Launches Coalition to Research the Challenges Facing Honey Bees
Press Release

ST. LOUIS, October 11, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Monsanto recently announced its commitment to honey bee health at the 2013 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting with support from the Keystone Center, American Honey Producers Association, American Beekeeping Federation, World Wildlife Fund, Project Apis m. (PAm), and commodity groups.

Cisco on CNN at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting

by Jennifer Barr
Blog

Why does Cisco invest hundreds of millions of dollars around the world each year to help improve access to education, healthcare, critical human needs, and disaster relief?  Cisco CEO and Chairman John Chambers said in a recent CNN interview that “corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a must for the future of capitalism.” He shared his insights on a panel interview at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York City, which aired on CNN’s Piers Morgan Live show September 26th.

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