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Mike Bloomberg: Why Municipalities Are the Key to Fighting Climate Change

By Michael Bloomberg
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Although history is not usually taught this way, one could argue that cities have played a more important role in shaping the world than empires. From Athens and Rome to Paris and Venice to Baghdad and Beijing, urban ideas and innovators have left indelible marks on human life. By concentrating the brainpower of humanity in relatively small geographic areas, cities have promoted the kinds of interactions that nurture creativity and technological advances.

Addressing Climate Change: Cities Lead The Way

By Antha N. Williams, Bloomberg Philanthropies Environment Team
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Climate change has no borders. It affects every region, every country and every community on the planet. So, how do we gather the will needed to address global climate change? The answer may be more local than you think.

Bechtel Raises the Bar with Stakeholder Engagement

Making sustainability part of the successful project handover to customers and communities
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“By making sustainability part of the project handover to the customers and communities, we knew where we wanted to be and how to get there,” said Melissa Case, Manager of Community Relations, Curtis Island LNG projects, Bechtel.

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“By making sustainability part of the project handover to the customers and communities, we knew where we wanted to be and how to get there,” said Melissa Case, Manager of Community Relations, Curtis Island LNG projects, Bechtel.

3 Important Steps Philanthropies Are Taking to Curb Climate Change

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Originally posted on The Chronicle of Philanthropy.

By Antha Williams

With Congress at a stalemate and national politics growing increasingly polarized, the role of philanthropy in combating climate change is more critical than ever.

Heroes of Innovation - Hear from Birger Kollmeier

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Arrow | Five Years Out on YouTube​

Birger Kollmeier increased the quality of life for generations to come when he successfully transferred the key benefits of binaural-hearing to hearing aid technology. His work means that those with hearing deficiencies can still lead a fulfilled life.

Citi’s 2014 Global Citizenship Report Highlights Efforts to Enable Economic Progress in Communities Around the World

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New York, June 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Citi today released its 2014 Global Citizenship Report highlighting efforts underway in the past year to empower people, support economic progress in cities, and catalyze sustainable growth.

HP Labs Senior Fellow Paints an Exciting Future at the Crossroads Of People, Profit, Planet—and Petabytes of Data at Sustainable Brands 2015

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Tuesday
June 2, 2015
12:00-12:15 p.m.
Paradise Ballroom - Plenary Stage
SUSTAINABLE BRANDS 2015 SAN DIEGO

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Tuesday
June 2, 2015
12:00-12:15 p.m.
Paradise Ballroom - Plenary Stage
SUSTAINABLE BRANDS 2015 SAN DIEGO

Sanofi Celebrates Children's Day in Turkey

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Sanofi Turkey recently celebrated their 2nd Sanofi Children’s Day, which focused on the health of employees and their children. This initiative followed Turkey’s official National Sovereignty and Children’s Day. Approximately 100 children participated in the day, with many activities designed for them, including “Healthy Teeth” awareness and other wellness activities, supported by Enfants de Sanofi.

Sanofi employees are already looking forward to next year’s Children’s Day which is now becoming a tradition in Sanofi Turkey.

Sanofi Releases 2014 CSR Report

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Sanofi's 2014 CSR report offers a close look at our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) priorities and practices. It also describes the challenges we face, the strategic approaches we use to address them, and our progress toward meeting our goals.

The 2014 Southwest Airlines One Report Recaps an Epic Year Showcasing the Carrier’s Commitment to the Triple Bottom Line of Performance, People, and Planet

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DALLAS, May 19, 2015 /3BL Media/ — On the heels of the airline’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders and announcement of expanded international service, Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) released its sixth annual, award-winning integrated report, found at southwestonereport.com.  Southwest Airlines Chairman, President, and CEO Gary Kelly shared his thoughts on the 2014 One Report and the carrier’s successful year on his

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