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Procter & Gamble Commits to Helping 100 Million Girls and Women Build Confidence

P&G announces new commitment and recognizes partners at the 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting
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NEW YORK, Septeber 30th, 2015 /3BL Media/ - P&G announced a new Commitment to Action at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting to help 100 million girls and women build confidence. The global goal aims to help girls and women boost and maintain confidence and avoid traps that create negative feelings of self-worth. The Company also recognized Keep a Child Alive and Walmart for being outstanding partners in helping bring women, girls and others in need clean drinking water through P&G’s Children’s Safe Drinking Water (CSDW) Program.

P&G Announces New Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 30%

Company Joins Climate Savers Program to Broaden Collaboration on Climate Efforts
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CINCINNATI, September 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Procter & Gamble (P&G) announced today a new goal to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions from its facilities by 30% by 2020.  The goal was developed in partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF). This new goal is based on the best available science and represents an important step forward in the Company’s continued efforts to minimize its greenhouse gas emissions that impact climate change.    

Procter & Gamble Uses Cleaning Technology To Deliver 15 Billion Liters Of Clean Drinking Water By 2020

P&G To Launch 25 New Projects Over Next 5 Years Through Its Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program
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Cincinnati, OH, September 15, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Procter and Gamble (P&G) announced today that its Children’s Safe Drinking Water Program (CSDW) has set a goal of 15 billion liters of clean drinking water to be delivered by 2020 to reduce illness caused by contaminated water and help save lives in developing countries. Since the program started more than a decade ago, P&G and its network of global partners have delivered nine billion liters of clean water to those in need.

First-Of-Its-Kind Study To Examine Recovery Of Flexible Packaging Using Existing Technology

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WASHINGTON, DC, September 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ - An industry collaborative has announced new research aimed at recovering more packaging that is currently destined for landfill.  The project, Materials Recovery for the Future, brings together brand owners, manufacturers, and packaging industry organizations that are committed to enhancing recovery solutions for increasingly popular flexible film and packaging options. Some common forms of flexible packaging include resealable food packages; pouches for soups; tuna; pet food bags; and snack bags.

Procter & Gamble And Constellation Announce One of Nation’s Largest Biomass Renewable Energy Plants

Scrap wood to create 100% of the steam needed to run one of P&G’s largest paper manufacturing facilities
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ALBANY, Ga., Feb. 12, 2015 /3BL Media/ —  The Procter & Gamble Company  (NYSE:PG) and Constellation, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC), today announced the development of an up to 50-megawatt biomass plant that will help run one of P&G’s largest U.S. facilities.

Hope in the Aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan

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One year ago, Super Typhoon Haiyan—the strongest tropical typhoon on record to make landfall—devastated a huge part of central Philippines, claiming thousands of lives and destroying homes and livelihoods.  

New Gillette Venus Global Survey Reveals 70% of Women Have Been Labeled by a Stereotype as Young as 10 Years Old; Almost Half Say Labels Have Had a Negative Effect on Their Lives

Gillette Venus Is Launching the “Use Your And” Campaign to Inspire Women and Girls to Break Away from One-Dimensional Labels, Embrace Their “ANDs” & Achieve Their Full Potential
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"We created this campaign based on what we were hearing from women. They feel that beauty brands tend to focus only on singular dimensions of women - either Super Model or Super Mom - when, in fact, most women are a fabulous mix of everything in between"

Key Survey Findings
The Global Labels Survey conducted by Wakefield Research for Gillette Venus also uncovered:

  • Labeling/Stereotyping starts young and in school: The majority of women (70%) surveyed around the world first felt constrained by stereotypes or labels as early as 10 years old, reporting their classmates as the top group of people (67%) who have given them a label
     
  • Women who’ve been labeled before more frequently label others: More women frequently label others who have been labeled themselves (62%) vs. women who have never been labeled (34%)
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"We created this campaign based on what we were hearing from women. They feel that beauty brands tend to focus only on singular dimensions of women - either Super Model or Super Mom - when, in fact, most women are a fabulous mix of everything in between"

Key Survey Findings
The Global Labels Survey conducted by Wakefield Research for Gillette Venus also uncovered:

  • Labeling/Stereotyping starts young and in school: The majority of women (70%) surveyed around the world first felt constrained by stereotypes or labels as early as 10 years old, reporting their classmates as the top group of people (67%) who have given them a label
     
  • Women who’ve been labeled before more frequently label others: More women frequently label others who have been labeled themselves (62%) vs. women who have never been labeled (34%)

P&G's Always Brings #LikeAGirl Video to the Superbowl

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Using #LikeAGirl as an insult is a hard knock against any adolescent girl. And since the rest of puberty's really no picnic either, it's easy to see what a huge impact it can have on a girl's self-confidence.

In June P&G's Always kicked off an epic battle to make sure that girls everywhere keep their confidence throughout puberty and beyond, and made a start by showing them that doing it #LikeAGirl is an awesome thing.

P&G Brands & People Improving Lives Around the World in 2014

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As we embark on a new year, we wanted to share some of the great things P&G brands and our people did to help families around the world in 2014:

P&G Celebrates 10 years of Providing Clean Drinking Water and Improving Global Health

P&G recognizes its partners at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting
Press Release

NEW YORK, September 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ –The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) honored the critical role P&G’s partners  have played in the Company’s efforts to provide safe drinking water and help save lives around the world.

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