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Win 2 Tickets to Paradise with Equal Exchange!

Register daily for a chance to win two seats on a group delegation to Mexico.
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October 17, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Equal Exchange is celebrating National Co-op Month by introducing Bird of Paradise, a limited reserve, single-origin coffee from Mexico. Register here for a chance to win two seats on their group delegation to visit the Ecological Farmers of the Sierra Madres of Chiapas (CESMACH)! They grow the beans roasted in Equal Exchange’s limited reserve Bird of Paradise coffee.

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Bioversity Director General Ann Tutwiler on bringing agriculture and conservation together

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The world’s governments gathered at the United Nations General Assembly are currently discussing how to accelerate progress on the world’s Millennium Development Goals, which conclude in 2015, and also discussing a new set of Sustainable Development Goals. This piece explores sustainable agriculture for sustainable development.

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By Fred Pearce | 24 September 2013

EXECUTIVE PERSPECTIVE: Biodiversity as a Solution for Sustainable Agriculture

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By Fred Pearce |  13 September  2013

Conservationists must find common ground with farmers, if they are to achieve their goals of stemming biodiversity loss, says Braulio Dias, the Executive Secretary of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD).

“In the past we have given most of our attention to the traditional conservation strategy of protected areas.  But that won’t work on its own.  More and more, we at the Convention are highlighting biodiversity as part of the solution to agricultural problems, rather than an impediment to economic development.”

GM Turns Corporate Lands into Refuge for Wildlife

More than 2,600 acres worldwide set aside for wildlife habitats
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DETROIT, April 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ – General Motors is transforming corporate lands at its global facilities into tailored areas for wildlife habitats.

Together with the Wildlife Habitat Council, dozens of companies, including GM, are foregoing cement buildings for a different sort of structure: the kind that house animals.

Arrow Lake Foundation Launched in Partnership with Sanofi to "Give the Treasure Back"

Long term plan to clean up lake and opening it back to the public
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April 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Worldwide pharmaceutical giant, Sanofi, has launched The Arrow Lake Foundation in Mount Pleasant, based on three-year plan dedicated to improving the health, recreational, and educational opportunities for the town’s citizens. The foundation’s long-term plan includes cleaning up Arrow Lake and opening it back to the public.

Kids Get Excited About Nature Across Caribbean

Environmental campaign based on a popular radio drama motivates students to get involved
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April 9, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Primary schools across St. Lucia are bubbling with excitement after being visited by a White-breasted Thrasher, Iguana, Coral and “Tin Tin” as part of a series of activities that are being led by PCI Media Impact as part of My Island-My Community.

The students played, sang and asked questions with the mascots as part of a campaign to raise awareness about the important role that nature plays in protecting the community from climate change.

SAP and the WWF share a common bond

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SAP continues its work with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) on an environmental campaign that raises awareness and helps preserve a big parcel of land in the Caucasus. WWF rates this area as one of the world’s most treasured biodiversity hotspots in need of protection. For this campaign, SAP secured 56,000 square meters of land, divvied up into 1 square meter pieces, to give away to anyone who wishes to help preserve land and wildlife. In fact, you can choose what you want to preserve. It could be bears, plant life, leopards, antelope, even scrubbing CO2.

Soap Opera to Tackle Climate Change

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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) February 25, 2011 - PCI-Media Impact's My Island - My Community program is featured in an article by Andrea Downer, Panos London, on the organization's website.  Launched in January 2010, the 12 country My Island – My Community program is using communications, networking and campaigns to encourage communities to confront the emerging consequences of climate change in the Caribbean.

PCI-Media Impact Featured in IUCN February Newsletter

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PCI-Media Impact (Media Impact) was featured in the February 2011 IUCN Newsletter for a series of environmental programs it is rolling out across the Caribbean, Africa and Asia this year.  The communications programs -- serial drama, talk shows and community campaigns -- focus on biodiversity conservation.

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PCI-Media Impact (Media Impact) was featured in the February 2011 IUCN Newsletter for a series of environmental programs it is rolling out across the Caribbean, Africa and Asia this year.  The communications programs -- serial drama, talk shows and community campaigns -- focus on biodiversity conservation.

Equal Exchange Makes “Giving Twice” Twice as Easy With Organic, Fair Trade Gifts

Online Store, Gift Baskets and New Business Gifts Program Are a Boon for Farmers, the Planet, & Your Holiday Shopping List
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(3BLMedia/theCSRfeed) WEST BRIDGEWATER, Massachusetts—Nov.

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