November 20, 2017

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LifeStraw's Safe Water Fund Provides Puerto Ricans With Access to Safe Water Filters and Purifiers

Published: Nov 01, 2017 – 10:08 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Nov. 01 /CSRwire/ - LifeStraw, a global leader in developing innovative filtration and purification products for safe drinking water, is deploying thousands of its high-impact water filters and purifiers to Puerto Rico to provide much needed access to safe drinking water following...

Walgreens Boots Alliance Aligns Its Strategies, Targets, and Policies With UN SDGs

Published: Nov 01, 2017 – 08:00 AM EST

UNITED KINGDOM, Nov. 01 /CSRwire/ - Since the beginning of the year, the world's businesses and governments have been rallying to meet the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals. Launched to great fanfare as a set of...

Jackson Healthcare's Remote Care Not-for-Profit Initiative Completes Pilot

Published: Nov 01, 2017 – 06:00 AM EST

ATLANTA, Nov. 01 /CSRwire/ - An innovative, not-for-profit initiative of Jackson Healthcare is moving from pilot to expansion phase, and including more doctors and other licensed medical providers to help impoverished global children get completely free, tech-enabled healthcare. Connecting Kids with Care is...

The Aetna Foundation Helps Improve the Health of 25 Communities Nationwide Through More Than $2 Million in Grants

Published: Oct 30, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 /CSRwire/ - Approximately 60 percent of a person's life expectancy is driven by factors outside of the doctor's office - our individual behaviors, as well as social and environmental factors[1]. As part of its continued effort to address social determinants...

Helping Youth Build a Healthier East Durham Community With EDCI and GSK

Published: Oct 20, 2017 – 12:10 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 20 /CSRwire/ - On Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:30am - 1:30pm, East Durham youth and their families will kick off another healthy school year with the East Durham Children's Initiative (EDCI)'s Youth Leadership Council. This weekly after-school program empowers...

Malnutrition Mapping Project Featured by Harvard Kennedy School

Published: Oct 19, 2017 – 02:07 PM EST

ADA, Mich., Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - The Malnutrition Mapping Project, a joint effort by Amway and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), is now featured in a Business Partnership Case Study by the Harvard Kennedy School. Providing a detailed explanation of why...

Moving From Occupational Safety to Worker Health and Well-Being

Published: Oct 19, 2017 – 01:22 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Oct. 19 /CSRwire/ - The health and well-being of workers, particularly women workers, are vital for development and ripe for management innovation in factories, farms and other industrial operations in poorer countries. Yet there is an enduring mystery: Why do managers of...

New ‘One for Good’ Campaign Looks to Inspire Healthier Consumers

Published: Sep 29, 2017 – 08:07 AM EST

HAGERSTOWN, Md. and PARIS, Sep. 29 /CSRwire/ - The Consumer Goods Forum has launched a pilot campaign in Hagerstown, Maryland, to support community members in adopting healthier diets and lifestyles. Partnering with Healthy Washington County, members of The Consumer Goods Forum - retailers...

Coffee Leaf Teas Give Hawaii Island Farmers A Boost

Published: Sep 26, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

Hawaiian Ola announces its newest product line of coffee leaf teas, which create additional revenue streams for local farmers.

High-Level UN Dialogue on Harnessing Africa's Demographic Dividend

Published: Sep 22, 2017 – 09:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 22 /CSRwire/ - Today, at the United Nations, His Excellency Prof. Alpha Cond, President of Guinea and Chairperson of the African Union, convened a high-level meeting to strengthen the partnership with the private sector and discuss opportunities created by Africa's...

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