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The World Environment Center and Coca-Cola FEMSA Co-Host Mexico Roundtable on UN SDGs

Press Release

April 12, 2016 /3BL Media/ - On April 6, 2016, more than 30 companies participated in the "Aligning Corporate Goals with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals" forum, where the World Environment Center (WEC) called on the private sector to align their business goals with the Sustainable Development goals (SDGs) of the UN.

Patti Harris: On Climate Change, COP21 and Public Art

Bloomberg Philanthropies
Article

Originally posted on The Huffington Post

By Patricia Harris - CEO of Bloomberg Philanthropies 
 

Bloomberg Markets Strategies Guide 2016: ESG Performance

Keeping Tabs on Your ESG Performance
Article

This originally appeared in Bloomberg Markets Magazine

Getting a handle on environmental, social, and governance information has become more crucial for investor relations officers and other corporate executives. A lot of money is invested in accordance with ESG-related guidelines these days. The 1,380 institutions that have signed the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investment, for example, oversee $59 trillion of assets.

Supporting Leadership in Climate Change Reduction

We want to take this opportunity to affirm our support for the Canadian government’s effort to tackle climate change
Blog

There is a decades-old technology called “hot tapping” — developed in part by TransCanada and now used industry wide — that allows a new natural gas pipeline to be connected to an existing high-pressure pipe without releasing methane that would have otherwise been vented into the atmosphere in order to weld the two pipes together.

Capturing and reusing methane — a potent greenhouse gas (GHG) — instead of releasing it to the atmosphere has driven TransCanada’s research and development for decades, and continues today.

"What's the Deal with COP21?" - Your Mars Guide to the UN Climate Talks and the Bigger Picture

This week Mars, Inc. will be attending the UN Climate Talks in Paris. Here we explain what it all means and why we want to be there
Multimedia with summary

You’ve probably heard a lot about COP21 recently. 

Global leaders descending on Paris? Talks that will finally solve climate change? 

But what’s it all about? And importantly, what does this one meeting mean when we look at the bigger picture around climate change? 

Our Mars Guide to COP21 aims to give you the lowdown. 

What’s the big deal about COP21? 

UN and Mars, Incorporated Sign New Food Safety Agreement: “Collaboration is Key”

Food and Agriculture Organization & Mars join forces to strengthen food safety
Press Release

October 19, 2015 /3BL Media/ “If it’s not safe, it’s not food,” said Mars, Incorporated Vice President of Corporate Research & Development Dave Crean this week, upon signing a new partnership agreement with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). “We want to make sure that all food, around the world, is safe and sustainable.”

Fighting Hunger from the Ground Up

By Mark Edge, Water Efficient Maize for Africa Partnership Lead at Monsanto
Blog

Imagine if a lack of rainfall stood between you and your ability to feed your children.

For millions of families around the world, this is a daily reality. And for family farmers from Kansas to Kenya, drought and pests can mean the difference between a bountiful harvest and a meager one that compromises their ability to put food on their tables … and ours.

Mars Supports UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Mars is taking action on 17 initiatives that could transform the world
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At the United Nations, 193 world leaders have committed to 17 Global Sustainable Development Goals, which aim to end hunger, fight poverty and injustice, and combat climate change.

On this extraordinary day for our planet, Mars is proud to support the Global Goals and we will continue to demonstrate our commitment to achieving them through our operations. 

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