Firm’s global reach, expertise and capabilities help promote economic growth and address social challenges in cities around the world
New York, May 14, 2015 /3BL Media/ – JPMorgan Chase & Co. today released its 2014 Corporate Responsibility report, highlighting steps the firm is taking to support economic growth and address critical challenges facing cities around the world.
Modern philanthropy began as a substitute for government. Where government failed, philanthropists stepped in, providing food for the poor, hospitals for the sick, and libraries, museums, and colleges for the masses. Philanthropy continues to play a vital role in all of these areas. But some still see philanthropy as an alternative to government. I see it as a way to embolden government.
LOS ANGELES, Mar. 3, 2014 /3BL Media/ — As part of a sharpened focus on urban issues globally, AECOM offers its Connected Cities blog to share its professional city-related knowledge and advance the dialogue around how to improve the world’s urban areas.
An interview with Bloomberg LP founder Michael R. Bloomberg
The cover story for the January 2014 issue of "Cities Today" magazine features Michael R. Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg LP and currently President of the Board for the C40. In the piece, Bloomberg discusses how he will continue to work with C40 Cities and through his philanthropy to empower cities and mayors to continue to play a critical role in addressing the challenges of climate change. "Whether tackling the environment or crime or education or transportation, mayors are expected to deliver results.
Mike Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg LP and President of the Board of C40 releases new report
Mike Bloomberg, founder of Bloomberg LP and President of the Board of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group (C40), recently released the the latest editiion of the Climate Action in Megacities Report (CAM 2.0). C40 is a 66 member global network of cities taking actions - like implementing bus rapid transit systems, improving waste management systems, and implementing energy efficienct building codes - to reduce green house emissions and increase urban resiliiency in relation to the impacts of climate change.