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

7 months 4 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – There was ‘girl power’ at the recent Olympics in Rio as overall, women did extremely well. While the full American squad — both men and women — won the most medals, 121, it was the US women who captured most of those; winning 61, the men gained 55. Team GB (Great Britain) also did well, in particularly, Nicola Adams who gained a gold, winning the flyweight boxing division in Rio, becoming the first British boxer to retain an Olympic championship since the middleweight Harry Mallin in 1924! Across, the globe in India, Prime Minister Modi hailed the Indian women who won the country’s only Olympic medals and said, “It seems daughters of India had...


8 months 5 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Equality in the workplace and gender pay is a stubborn issue, one which hit the UK headlines on 23 August, when research from the Institute of Fiscal Studies showed that women earn 18 percent less than men on average, and that the gap balloons after women have children, raising the prospect that mothers are missing out on pay rises and promotions. 

This is all very timely and relevant, with Women’s Equality Day on 26 August. To bring these issues to the...


8 months 6 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Ideagen has published its latest annual Power 100 List, highlighting the 100 individuals and organisations leading the way towards ‘Empowering Women and Girls Across the Planet’. It puts a spotlight on the leaders, luminaries, CEO’s, actors, ambassadors and presidents from around...


8 months 4 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The advent of the Internet has been a real game-changer, connecting people globally. The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women is taking full advantage of the Web by pioneering a new way of supporting women entrepreneurs, working across physical and cultural distances, by combining mentoring with technology. This is the Foundation’s Mentoring Women in Business Programme, connecting women entrepreneurs in developing and emerging economies with inspirational mentors...


8 months 4 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Fairtrade has taken the important step to make gold rings affordable for everyone, by teaming up with Argos, the UK high-street retailer online to launch Fairtrade gold rings nationwide. Each Fairtrade Wedding Ring will be imprinted with the unique ‘Fairtrade Gold Stamp’ so all couples know that the miners were paid a fair price for the gold plus an extra amount of money in the form of the Fairtrade Premium, to invest in building their future.

The Fairtrade gold in the rings comes from the SOTRAMI gold mine, in the Atacama Desert...


9 months 6 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Low-income students wherever they may be in the world often lack the guidance and support they need to prepare for college, apply to the best-fit schools, apply for financial aid, enroll and persist in their studies, and ultimately graduate. As a result, large gaps remain in educational achievement between students from low-income families and their high-income peers. For many low-income students, they are the first in their family to attend college. Research from the National Centre for Education Statistics estimates that only 11 percent of first generation students earn a degree within six years of enrollment.

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9 months 6 days ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Kerala is a lush part of southern India, famous for its backwaters along fertile paddy fields. It is the country’s most literate and richest region, with a low poverty rate. Yet there are still places here that are battling severe poverty. One such place is Kizhakkambalam village, with a population of around 40,000 spread across 8,000 households. Kizhakkambalam is also home to the Anna Kitex Group, which recently made it into the Forbes Asia ‘Under a Billion’ Best 200. It has a fantastic...


9 months 1 week ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Powerful forces are reshaping the banking industry, where the time is ripe for banks to reimagine their role in society and recognise their potential to create change to generate business value by creating social value. One such financial institution that is being noted for its commitment and innovative approach to facilitating solutions to pressing issues is JPMorgan Chase & Co. It has been recognised by the Euromoney Awards for Excellence as...


9 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – More than 95 percent of the approximately 280 million egg-laying hens in America are confined to barren “battery” cages. These small cages are crowded, depriving the hens of being free, to do natural things such as explore, nest, perch or simply stretch their wings. The birds endure painful beak trimming, stand on wire floors that cripple their legs, breathe toxic air and live their entire lives under unnatural lighting. In spite of these appalling conditions, profit and productivity for the industry remains high because these...


9 months 2 weeks ago

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Neighbourly, the social network for social good reveals in its latest survey that 218 UK food charities face real challenges in helping to feed society’s most vulnerable: lack of storage, refrigeration, transport and funding are limiting the voluntary sector’s ability to do more for those in need of food. Collectively, these organisations help to feed over 30,000 people every week, equivalent to 1.56 million meals per year, and face major challenges trying to tackle the country’s food poverty.

The report gives a telling snapshot of...


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