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As Countries Turn Inward, Companies Stand Up for Humanity. Let’s Applaud and Encourage Them.

By Neal Keny Guyer, CEO at Mercy Corps
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Skyrocketing numbers of people fleeing conflict. Increasing frequency and severity of natural disasters. Decreased diplomatic efforts. Slashed foreign aid budgets. A West that is increasingly embracing narrow nationalism and isolation. It all leaves us in the humanitarian community concerned for the future of our interconnected world.

Mercy Corps: One Year Since Maria, Puerto Rico Is Back In Business But Deep Wounds Remain

Reviving tourism and agriculture is critical for the island’s economic recovery following last year’s hurricane
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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, September 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- One year after deadly Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the global organization Mercy Corps is helping the island’s small businesses, farmers and fishermen get back on their feet.

Panel of Experts Talk Corporations and the Global Refugee Crisis at the BSR Conference 2017

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At the BSR Conference 2017, a panel of experts from the private sector gathered on stage to discuss what business can do to help solve the global refugee crisis. Panelists included TripAdvisor President and CEO Stephen Kaufer, MercyCorps Chief Executive Officer Neal Keny-Guyer, and Executive Vice President of Sustainability and President of Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth Shamina Singh. BSR Associate Director Peter Nestor moderated the panel.

"When you leverage your business expertise and the value of your business—that is how you make a difference," said Singh.

Xylem Provides Expanded Support for Relief Efforts in Puerto Rico

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RYE BROOK, N.Y., October 26, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Xylem announced plans to expand its support for the ongoing recovery and rebuilding efforts in Puerto Rico in the aftermath of the devastating effects of Hurricane Maria. The Company has pledged financial support, including matching employee contributions, as well as a new effort to bring clean water to several of the hardest hit areas of the island.

Partnering with Cisco to Tackle the World's Toughest Challenges

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Technology has the potential to transform the way organizations like ours tackle the world’s toughest challenges.

With 65 million people forced from their homes in search of safety and a better life for their families, humanitarian and development organizations like Mercy Corps are stretched to our limits. At the same time this record number of people is on the move, technology advancements are breaking down geographic barriers and creating an inter-connectedness the likes of which the world has never seen before.

A New Era of Culture as Everything

Lessons from Uber, Lyft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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By Benevity Founder & CEO Bryan de Lottinville

Carnival Corporation and Brands Donate $200,000 to Earthquake Relief Efforts in Nepal

Team of Cruise Lines Demonstrating Support for Employees from Nepal Through Donations to Mercy Corps, Disaster Emergency Committee and Save the Children in Broader Relief and Rebuilding Efforts Across the Country
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MIAMI, May 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Carnival Corporation & plc teamed with several of its global cruise brands to pledge $200,000 to relief efforts in Nepal in the wake of April’s devastating earthquake.

Carnival Corporation is working through Mercy Corps, the Disaster Emergency Committee and Save the Children to support on the ground teams distributing emergency supplies and aiding rebuilding efforts targeting the most affected families in Kathmandu and surrounding areas.

Global Shared Value Leadership Summit: Changing the DNA of Your Business

Join the Shared Value Initiative and FSG on May 23, 2013
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March 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ - The Shared Value Initiative, created in 2012 by FSG and fifteen funding organizations, will host the Global Shared Value Leadership Summit on Thursday, May 23, 2013 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

At Clinton Global Initiative, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide Commits to Help Women and Girls in Ethiopia with Mercy Corps and the Batonga Foundation

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) Seattle, WA - Sept. 22, 2010 - New York City is abuzz this week with the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting. Melissa Waggener Zorkin, CEO and president of Waggener Edstrom Worldwide (WE), is attending the meeting, where every member submits an annual commitment to action.

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