Sangeeta Waldron

Sangeeta Waldron
sangeeta@serendipitypr.co.uk
Sangeeta Waldron writes on women and children; sustainability; climate change; social enterprise and social entrepreneurs. She has a particular interest in India. She is the founder of Serendipity PR, in London, UK, where she works with high-profile brands and organizations in the public, non-profit, and corporate sectors, winning awards for her work from the communications industry. She has been appointed to the Women In Enterprise Taskforce and was until recently chairman of London's leading conscious well-being organisation, Alternatives, which hosts leading speakers such as Eckhart Tolle, Deepak Chopra, Marianne Williamson, Neale Donald Walsch and many other well-known names. She describes herself as a Spiritual Entrepreneur, Conscious Explorer; enjoys paying it forward and being a mum.
Serendipity PR & Media
London
United Kingdom

Posts by This Writer

3 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Mountains of rotting garbage are piled high at Truitier landfill, the largest dump in Haiti. The stench alone would drive most people away. Yet, over 300 children currently collect recyclable materials from here, where they and their families are exposed to daily hazardous working conditions. Truitier has always been a city dumping ground.

After the earthquake, waste management has become a complex problem. However, things are happening to create a more sustainable waste management and HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) has announced the launch of Original HP ink cartridges made with plastic from bottles...


3 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Pneumonia is the single largest cause of death in children worldwide. Every year, it kills an estimated 1.4 million children under the age of five years, accounting for 18% of all deaths of children under five years old worldwide. It affects children and families everywhere, but is most prevalent in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. The sad thing is that these deaths are preventable, as children can be protected from pneumonia, a form of acute respiratory infection that affects the lungs, by simple interventions that...


3 months 3 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Global Thinkers Forum is a social purpose organisation that launched in 2012 under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan. It works for change by connecting international thought leaders, while promoting values-based leadership, collaboration and cross-cultural understanding. I had the opportunity to interview GTF’s founder, Elizabeth Filippouli in advance of the organisation’s event at the...


3 months 3 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Some of the UK’s largest and most successful businesses are family-owned, including some of the country’s most recognisable and well-loved brands. Two thirds of businesses are family owned - three million in total, generating over a quarter of the country’s GDP, employing around nine and a half million people. In 2014 a PwC survey found that growth levels for UK family firms were noticeably higher than the global average. However, today, many are finding it tough to compete in the...


4 months 3 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The mobile technology industry is dynamic, where the mobile phone has gone from being a status symbol to being technology that enables almost every interaction in our daily lives and, in some parts of the world, improving lives. Qualcomm® Wireless Reach™ brings advanced wireless technologies to underserved communities globally, improving lives with programs that strengthen economic and social development. Over the last 10 years, it has made a difference to 11 million people through 119 programs, with mobile...


4 months 3 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – What actually makes entrepreneurship grow? That’s probably the most important challenge in economics globally. In America, entrepreneurs and the businesses they start are at the very core of the economy. Startups and growing firms provide opportunities for workers and drives innovation forward. There is little doubt startup activity is essential to the economic health of America, and the latest Kauffman Index of Startup Activity...


4 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – India is committed to protecting the climate, irrespective of the Paris agreement. That’s what Prime Minister Narendra Modi said last month, at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), just as President Trump pulled America out of the pact. Modi stated, “It is not a question of which way I go. We must leave for our future generations a climate wherein they can breathe clean air and have a healthy life.”

Earlier, at the same event, he stated, “India is a responsible nation with regard to climate change...We can milk the nature... Exploitation of nature is not acceptable to us.” Modi reminded...


4 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – PathVis is a clever smartphone-based detection platform built to directly detect and help track infectious diseases afflicting over 250 million people world-wide. It has breakthrough technology that’s able to get results in less than 30 minutes, which can provide health organisations with real-time data to decrease costs and increase efficiency in identifying outbreaks and preventing further spread of disease.

Now, it has just won the first prize in Vodafone Americas Foundation’s ninth annual Wireless Innovation Project (WIP), a competition for life-changing connected innovations addressing critical issues facing the world...


4 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Will Adoasi, the entrepreneur behind the philanthropic watch brand Vitae London, is set to launch his Season IV, a unisex range of watches that is backed by Sir Richard Branson. Sitting at the helm of a social business, Adosai seeks to combine fashion with social justice, where the sale of each watch provides a child in Southern Africa with two sets of school uniform, a bag and footwear to see them through a year of education. The idea for Adoasi’s brand came after he and his wife visited South Africa in 2010. Adosai is a Virgin StartUp...


4 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Superhero and action movies dominate the box office and are perennial hits across the world, yet it’s disappointing to see how under-represented female leads are in this genre. The number is actually fewer than one in ten where the leading film and TV characters from superhero films and TV series have been female: just 6.5% of releases feature a woman ‘hero’ in a starring role. The research by Will Brooker, Professor of Cultural Studies at Kingston University, was commissioned by The...


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