Antonio Pasolini

Antonio Pasolini
apasolini@gmail.com
Corporate Social Responsibility writer for Justmeans, Antonio Pasolini is a journalist based in Brazil who writes about alternative energy, green living and sustainability. He also works as a translator (Portuguese-English) and promotes veganism and animal rights in Brazil. Pasolini recently launched a book of short stories in Portuguese called Ponto de Fuga.

Posts by This Writer

6 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Dutch brewer Heineken has launched two new campaigns to promote responsible driving in connection with its title partnership of the Gran Premio Heineken D'Italia 2016. Called “When You Drive, Never Drink” an​​d “More than a Race”, the campaigns will be rolled out across several markets on TV and digital platforms in 2016 and throughout 2017.

The “When You Drive, Never Drink” campaign is the latest instalment in the company's commitment to the promotion of responsible drinking. The campaign features a ...


6 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Villagers in Lemolo B and Echareria in Nakuru County, Kenya recently became the launch pad of a new type of electricity distribution model ​that could benefit hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. The two communities are pioneering an initiative providing clean, affordable and reliable energy where a central solar hub provides both commercial energy for new village enterprises and household energy using upcycled laptop batteries. The hub allows homes and businesses to share energy, resulting in economic benefits for everyone.

The installation is the start of a major...


6 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Fresh water is a precious commodity and we are running out of it. Deforestation, climate change, pollution, expanding human activity and population, all these factors are putting great pressure on water resources. The issue is so pressing that the World Economic Forum’s 2016 Global Risks Report ranked water scarcity as the top global concern for the next ten years. Today, one in ten people lack access to clean water. By 2030, global water demand will outpace supply by 40 percent.

This scenario will have a huge impact on...


6 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Central Italy has been ravaged by a deadly earthquake, leaving at least 241 people dead, plus a trail of destruction across several towns.

​Donations are pouring in from all over the world.​ JPMorgan Chase & Co. has pledged to donate up to $200,000 from the firm and its employees to support relief efforts in Italy, the firm announced ​this week​.

The grant and employee donations will go to the Italian Red Cross. In addition to a $100,000 grant, JPMorgan Chase’s special employee giving campaign will match employee donations dollar-for-dollar up to $50,000, for a total of up to $100,...


6 months 3 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Louisiana ​has been ravaged by recent floods​. In order to help people affected by a natural disaster that ​has killed at least 11 people, ​the sports world and pop celebrities are stepping up to donate funds to relief efforts​.

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association are joining up to contribute $250,000 to be sent to this cause. The $250,000 contribution is being split with the American Red Cross, which will receive a $125,000...


6 months 4 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - Fans of efficient, slick public transport solutions will love this. The futuristic design is a striking visual statement on the cutting-edge technology behind Mercedes-Benz’s stylish Future Bus featuring the CityPilot model. The technology is based on the autonomously driving Mercedes-Benz Actros truck with Highway Pilot, which the company unveiled two years ago. But it has been further developed since then, with more functions added that suit a city bus. It is ideal for BRT (Bus Rapid Transit...


7 months 4 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Volunteers, organizations and companies that help create cleaner and ​greener​ spaces across the U.S. have a chance to get their work acknowledged by Keep America Beautiful. The organization is accepting applications for its National Awards, with some categories exclusively open to KBA affiliates. The application deadline for all Keep America Beautiful National Awards is Saturday, October 01.

The general public can apply for the following categories:

  • Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson Award: Given to an outstanding female volunteer for...

7 months 4 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - ​Since 2014, Protiviti, a global consulting company, has tapped its employee and client base to help feed the hungry through a project called i on Hunger. One in seven people go hungry every day (around 800 million people in the world), which makes no sense in a world with a surplus of food.

The project aimed at serving one million meals by June 2015. To make that happen, ​Protiviti recruited an army of generous people who rolled up their sleeves to pack meals to be shipped to those in need.

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7 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Just Means) - “Make PrEP famous!”. This is the last line in this FSG report on the 2016 Aids Conference, which took place in Durban, South Africa between 18 and 22 July.

I couldn’t agree more.

The once-a-day Truvada pill is fast going mainstream amongst men who have sex with men (MSM) in developed countries, with a success rate of 90 percent to prevent HIV infection. It doesn't mean unsafe sex is all go again, but for people...


7 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - The city-state of Singapore is making a pioneering move towards meeting its climate mitigation goals. A joint effort by City Developments Limited (CDL) and the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore (SEAS), the Singapore Sustainability Academy (SSA) is described as “the first major People...


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