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New UN-Business Website Brokers Partnerships & Supports UN Development Mission

UN introduces business.un.org, a one-stop gateway to broker UN-business partnerships, facilitate donations and highlight success stories
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Business.un.org the new UN-business partnership gateway, was introduced today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting held in Davos, Switzerland. The website provides a single entry point to match the capacities and resources of the private sector with the needs of the UN System, be it for humanitarian relief, poverty reduction, or the fight against global health challenges. First launched on 14 January, business.un.org has quickly shown to be a useful mechanism to facilitate private-sector contributions to the humanitarian and development work of the United Nations.

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Business.un.org the new UN-business partnership gateway, was introduced today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting held in Davos, Switzerland. The website provides a single entry point to match the capacities and resources of the private sector with the needs of the UN System, be it for humanitarian relief, poverty reduction, or the fight against global health challenges. First launched on 14 January, business.un.org has quickly shown to be a useful mechanism to facilitate private-sector contributions to the humanitarian and development work of the United Nations.

UPS's Haiti Relief Efforts at a Glance

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UPS has committed $1 million in cash and in-kind shipping to several humanitarian relief organizations, amongst them: CARE, the Red Cross, UNICEF and The Salvation Army to support the victims of Haiti's earthquake.

Here are some details of how our contribution is being put to use since the earthquake and looking ahead this week.  

  • Air Shipments of supplies to Haiti via the Dominican Republic and Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship members come together online to respond to Haiti quake

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The online Member Community of Boston College’s Center for Corporate Citizenship has provided a critical forum where companies are talking about how they’re supporting relief agencies responding to the earthquake in Haiti and assisting employees with relatives in the Caribbean nation. 

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The online Member Community of Boston College’s Center for Corporate Citizenship has provided a critical forum where companies are talking about how they’re supporting relief agencies responding to the earthquake in Haiti and assisting employees with relatives in the Caribbean nation. 

UPS Donates $1 Million to Haitian Earthquake Relief - Here's How You Can Help

Planning Underway with Partners to Deliver Aid
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) ATLANTA, GA - Jan. 15, 2010 – UPS (NYSE:UPS) contributed more than US$1 million in cash and in-kind support to earthquake relief efforts in Haiti through its charitable arm, The UPS Foundation.

 The $1 million donation will include $500,000 in cash and up to $500,000 of in-kind services for the shipment of needed supplies.  The funds will be divided between The American Red Cross, CARE, UNICEF and other organizations that assist with long-term relief activities.

How You Can Join Timberland in Helping Haiti

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Timberland is redirecting their ongoing support of the Wyclef Jean and the Yéle Haiti foundation, from reforestation to the country’s massive relief effort underway.

Here’s how you can help:

  • Click here to donate directly to the Yéle Haiti organization.

  • Text the word “yele” to 501501 to donate $5 to the Yele Haiti Earthquake Fund
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Timberland is redirecting their ongoing support of the Wyclef Jean and the Yéle Haiti foundation, from reforestation to the country’s massive relief effort underway.

Here’s how you can help:

  • Click here to donate directly to the Yéle Haiti organization.

  • Text the word “yele” to 501501 to donate $5 to the Yele Haiti Earthquake Fund

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