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Racial Harassment at Work On the Rise in U.K.

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The Race at Work, a report from Business in the Community, is the largest ever survey of race issues at work. A report based 24,000 responses, it finds that three out of 10 (30 percent) employees in the U.K.

Caring Managers Create A More Productive Workforce: New Study

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – At some point or other in our careers, we all have come across the toxic boss or manager: the supervisor who is moody, aggressive, unpredictable and always blaming other people. It has always been acknowledged that these types of managers prevent staff doing their jobs and fulfilling their duties.

El Niño Brings Misery For Thousands Of Homes Globally This Christmas

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The El Niño climate phenomenon has been blamed for fueling a spate of recent natural disasters around the world, from flooding in northern England and Paraguay to bushfires in Australia to storms in Texas. The extreme weather events around the world over the Christmas holiday has given more weight to the idea that the world’s climate is changing.

William Jackson Food Group Helps Feed Malawi

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Malawi is a small landlocked country in sub-Saharan Africa, bordering Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique, with an estimated population of 14 million.

Amal Clooney Scholarship For Young Women Launches In Lebanon

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The human rights lawyer Amal Clooney has partnered with 100 Lives, a new global initiative that supports an annual scholarship for young women from Lebanon to pursue studies at the United World College Dilijan in Armenia. This yearly Amal Clooney Scholarship, as it will be known, will fund one female student to enroll on a two-year international baccalaureate program.

The American Industrial Skincare Goes ‘Green’

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – We’ve seen a rise in sustainable skin care companies, an idea that has largely been driven by consumer demand and awareness. These are skin-care companies that genuinely care about sustainability, and the effects that their produces have on the environment and people’s health.

Barclays And UNICEF Unlock the Business Potential of the World’s Young People

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The world has never been younger. Youth issues have never been more diverse or interrelated.

TECHO Works to Empower Latin Americans Who Live On Less Than $2.50 a Day

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Extreme poverty is defined in Latin America as having less than $2.50 a day to live on. 26 percent of the region’s people had no access to basic sanitation in 2011.

Socially Responsible Investment Gaining Ground In Europe

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Wealthy European investors are beginning to see the long term value in sustainable funds. They are increasingly looking to Socially Responsible Investments (SRI's), a form of investment that is dynamic and a solution. SRI's combine financial objectives with social, ethical and environmental issues. Between June 2012 and June 2013, the U.K.

More American Households Are Open To Using Recycled Water At Home: Whirlpool Survey

(3BL Media/Justmeans) –The vast majority of American homeowners now view water conservation as a high priority, while 77 percent believe it is safe and beneficial to reuse water within the home, according to a survey released by Whirlpool Corporation, the appliance manufacturer. A random sample of more than 1,200 homeowners were surveyed to determine their water and energy efficiency preferences.

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