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#PlacesthatMatter – A Unique Photo Storytelling Project Comes to Poland

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A storytelling journey that aims at celebrating the manufacturing facilities in the EMEA region through the eyes and stories of the people that, with passion and dedication, contribute every day to the development of the company and of the community where they operate. As part of the 10th year anniversary of its operations in Radomsko, Whirlpool Corporation will officially inaugurate today #PlacesthatMatter exhibition at the Municipal Cultural Center in Radomsko (Miejski Dom Kultury in Radomsku), located at ul.

Real Life Research Experience: Meet Amgen Scholars Alumni Agata Misiaszek

"Working at the interface of the academia and industry seems the most appealing to me, as it allows for both the basic curiosity-driven research and its application."
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Agata Misiaszek

Wrocław, Poland

Host University: Karolinska Institute

Home University: The University of Edinburgh

Amgen Scholar Year: 2017

Major: Molecular biology

Expected Graduation: May 2018

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Meet Amgen Scholars Alumni Nicole Półtorak

“I applied because I wanted to learn the state-of-the-art methods in the field, and gain access to knowledge and others’ expertise that I couldn’t otherwise.”
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Zduńska Wola, Poland

Host University: ETH Zurich

Home University: University of Southern Denmark

Amgen Scholar Year: 2016

Major: Mechatronics

Expected Graduation: 2017

 

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Meet Elżbieta Henryka Strzelec from Poland

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Elżbieta, from Warsaw, is a teacher of both biology and natural science, working in two different schools. She has 25 years' experience and is responsible for the education of students between the ages of 13 and 19.

Enactus Students Turn Bottles Into Blankets for the Homeless

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Waste or warmth, what do you see?

Enactus students in Poland saw a way to make 200 quilts out of 25,000 plastic bottles. The quilts provided warmth for the homeless while helping eliminate waste. The quilts totaled $1,875 in net worth. Find out where they got all the plastic bottles for material at http://enactus.org/seeopportunity/project-gallery/project/waste-warmth-see/. #seeopportunity

Royal Canin Poland Ranks Fifth On Great Place To Work List

Moving up two places from last year, Royal Canin Poland is announced fifth in “Poland’s Best Workplaces 2014” ranking
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June 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Royal Canin Poland was awarded fifth place in “Poland’s Best Workplaces 2014” ranking, moving up two spots from last year’s Great Place to Work list of companies that employ fewer than 500 employees.

The team’s highest rankings were in the areas of ‘fairness’ and ‘pride’, with 97% of Associates reporting they want to work at Mars for a long time and 97% saying their facilities contribute to a good working environment.

Pedigree® And Whiskas® Launch This Year's Charity Campaign For World Animal Day In Poland

Mars Petcare brands, Pedigree and Whiskas have been celebrating World Animal Day in Poland for over a decade, and for many of those years they have delivered a string of successful charity campaigns.
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Together with customers and consumers, Pedigree and Whiskas have donated over 7 million meals for pets in 21 shelters across Poland.

The objective of the latest World Animal Day "Buy & Help” campaign, was to raise awareness of how homeless animals living in shelters need help, and to highlight the exceptional relationships that humans and pets can have. In Poland, there are around 100,000 animals in shelters and they are often underfed, so without the help of campaign's like this one it is unlikely they would be able to survive the winter.

Mars Poland receives a Golden Leaf Award for CSR

Mars Poland has received a CSR Golden Leaf award for the second year in a row from one of the country’s largest opinion Magazines, Polityka’s.
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The Golden leaf is awarded to companies where corporate social responsibility is a key element of their business strategy. These companies have demonstrated they have a CSR or sustainability strategy and act according to ethical guidelines.

AccountAbility AA1000 Standards Series Successfully Launched in Poland

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(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Warsaw, Poland - June 22, 2011 - On June 16, 2011 the Polish translation of AA1000 series was launched in Warsaw, Poland. The standards were officially announced during a conference on stakeholder  engagement and dialogue. CSRinfo, AccountAbility’s Polish partner, organized the event in collaboration with Grupa TP. The conference was held under the auspices of the  Ministry of Economy.

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