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

4 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Where you aware that one in seven Americans will experience a problem with alcohol or other drug misuse in their lifetimes? Or that 78 people die daily from an overdose and that only 10% of those with addictions ever receive any sort of help towards recovery? Well, all this and more was revealed in the US Surgeon General’s ground breaking report last year, which put a giant spotlight on America’s addiction problem, calling for an urgent cultural shift in...


4 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The JetBlue Foundation recently partnered with The Greater New York Chapter of The Links Inc. to host a special screening of Hidden Figures specifically for young people, who are often under-represented in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and careers. This film is a powerful story, focusing on the three African-American women behind NASA’s first successful space missions in the 1960s. Starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monáe as the...


4 months 3 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Prince Charles and his special adviser to his International Sustainability Unit, Tony Juniper, have joined forces with Dr. Emily Shuckburg, OBE a leading polar scientist, to co-author The Ladybird Book on Climate Change, the first in a new series aimed at adults. Sangeeta Haindl interviews Tony Juniper (TJ) and Emily Shuckburg (ES) about this book, on working with...


4 months 3 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Close to 100 percent of the food consumed across the world is produced and supplied by the private sector. This puts large and small businesses at the heart of the potential for great change in food systems all over the world, and that’s why 25 leading global companies have joined together to accelerate transformational change in our global food systems. Together, they have launched ...


5 months 2 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – India boasts of some of the world's best engineering and business schools that are a challenge to get into. Yet, there is a big disparity in the quality of schooling in its rural areas. Looking to improve rural education for underprivileged children is the Satya Bharti School Program, an initiative of the Bharti Foundation. The Program is focused on primary and secondary education, currently operating in 249 primary schools and five senior secondary schools across the villages of Punjab, Rajasthan, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and...


5 months 4 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Science is integral to our world. We desperately need the next generation of scientists to continue making tomorrow’s discoveries. Yet, in the US, while the number of job opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields is expected to increase significantly, there are still many well-paid STEM jobs that employers struggle to fill because the talent pool is too shallow. Experts have predicted that there will be a...


5 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Over eight million people in 181 countries contributed over $971 million to 282,053 charities during this holiday season, says Paypal, which has reported an 11 percent growth in charitable giving in 2016 —making 2016 the biggest year for end-of-year donations with PayPal ever. The top four most giving countries are the US at the top of the list, followed by Canada, the UK and Germany, consecutively. Throughout the holidays PayPal monitored giving behavior on an interactive tracker which uncovered giving trends on a global scale. The largest single gift of this period was more than $230,000,...


5 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Smartphones are not just changing our lives; they are saving lives. In the developing world, cervical cancer is a leading cause of death in women, where over 270,000 lose their lives annually—that’s 9 out of 10 deaths. The sad reality is that most of these deaths are preventable through simple screening. Yet, women in these places do not have access to the care they need, which is why the innovative work of MobileODT is pivotal. It has developed a low-cost colposcope that uses smartphones to replace complex and expensive cervical screening systems.

Led by Ariel Beery and Dr. David Levitz,...


5 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Empowering people and enabling them to transform their life and fulfil their dreams is what fuels Zarina and Ronnie Screwvala, husband and wife team, and founders of Swades Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation in India. It has an ambitious plan to lift one million villagers in the State of Maharashtra out of poverty within six years, and then help people to build better lives. Swades is now associated with 2,000 hamlets; Zarina has met the people, heard their concerns and understood their problems.

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5 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Vietnam’s middle class is growing faster than anywhere else in Southeast Asia. These consumers want the same things as everyone else. Yet what makes Vietnam distinctive is how quickly its consumers are moving up the ladder. That’s why it’s an attractive market for retailers and consumer goods companies, with its fast growing and sustainable economy. As Vietnam grows to become an increasingly multifaceted and globally integrated economy, it’s giving rise to a young middle-class with increasing aspirations and a demand for quality products that best suit their needs.

The cities here, though small, are...


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