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Anti-bullying Campaign, Stop the B by Riddhi and Vasundhara Oswal, Launches Inaugural Challenge on UNESCO’s Anti-bullying Day with Celebrity Support

Anti-bullying Campaign, Stop the B by Riddhi and Vasundhara Oswal, Launches Inaugural Challenge on UNESCO’s Anti-bullying Day with Celebrity Support

GENEVA, Nov. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — After experiencing bullying and cyberbullying first-hand, and the traumatic experience of secondary victimization by her school, Riddhi chose to turn this experience into a force for good. Along with her sister, Vasundhara, they launched their anti-bullying campaign, Stop the B. The campaign has chosen not only to speak to [...]

doTERRA Partners with World Bank in Kenya to Expand Access to Funding for Small-Scale Farmers

doTERRA Partners with World Bank in Kenya to Expand Access to Funding for Small-Scale Farmers

PLEASANT GROVE, Utah and NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — doTERRA and its supply chain partners have connected with World Bank to improve access to funding for smallholder farmers in Kenya. The project is part of a broader plan called the Kenya Marine Fisheries and Socio-Economic Development Project (KEMFSED) that will support fisheries value [...]

Microsoft, Non-Profits and Employer Partners Launch Program to Increase Employability for People with Disabilities in Asia Pacific

Microsoft, Non-Profits and Employer Partners Launch Program to Increase Employability for People with Disabilities in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) - The Microsoft Enabler Program launched today pioneers disability inclusive workplaces across Asia Pacific by removing the barriers for a more diverse workforce. With more than 1 billion people with disabilities (PwDs) in the world, disability-inclusive employment can lead to 1-7% rise in GDP in Asia Pacific through increased economic productivity. [United [...]

Constellation Brands Partners with its Flagship Brand to Commit More than $2.5 Million to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

Constellation Brands Partners with its Flagship Brand to Commit More than $2.5 Million to COVID-19 Relief Efforts

VICTOR, N.Y., March 26 (Korea Bizwire) – Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, in partnership with a number of its iconic beer, wine, and spirits brands, announced today a collective commitment of more than $2.5 million to COVID-19 relief efforts. “Our hearts go out to the many individuals and businesses [...]

Behind the Wheel: Art, Environment and Sustainability by FPT Industrial

Behind the Wheel: Art, Environment and Sustainability by FPT Industrial

London, Feb. 4 (Korea Bizwire) - Our first location is the pretty seaside town of San Benedetto del Tronto located on Italy’s Adriatic coast, not only a popular tourist destination but a busy commercial port with a strong fishing heritage. It is here that FPT Industrial, the global powertrain brand of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE:CNHI / [...]

Philips Employees and Philips Foundation Join Forces in the Fight on Childhood Pneumonia

Philips Employees and Philips Foundation Join Forces in the Fight on Childhood Pneumonia

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Nov. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and the Philips Foundation, with its mission to reduce healthcare inequality by providing access to quality healthcare for disadvantaged communities, today announced the achievements of a year-long program of collaborations to reduce infant mortality rates for childhood pneumonia, [...]

Open Society Pledges Support for African Cultural Heritage Restitution

Open Society Pledges Support for African Cultural Heritage Restitution

New York, Nov. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — The Open Society Foundations announce a $15 million initiative to strengthen efforts to restore cultural objects looted from the African continent. Over four years, the initiative will support networks and organizations working to return Africa’s heritage to its rightful home. “The legacy of colonial violence has deep implications [...]

Philips Foundation Publishes 2018 Annual Report

Philips Foundation Publishes 2018 Annual Report

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Jul. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – The Philips Foundation, established by Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA) as the central platform for Philips’ CSR activities, today announced publication of its 2018 Annual Report. The report highlights the Foundation’s solid progress in delivering on its commitment to reduce health inequality through meaningful innovation. This includes support for [...]

Constellation Brands CEO Bill Newlands Signs CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge

Constellation Brands CEO Bill Newlands Signs CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion Pledge

VICTOR, N.Y., Jun. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today that that Bill Newlands, president and chief executive officer, is joining CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ – the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion within the workplace.  The CEO Action [...]

Landmark 100,000 Affordable Homes Initiative for Ghana Moves Forward

Landmark 100,000 Affordable Homes Initiative for Ghana Moves Forward

Copenhagen, Denmark, Jan. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Vous trouverez ci-joint le communiqué de presse en français. Agreement signed with the government of Ghana, UNOPS and its partners hopes to deliver at least 100,000 affordable homes nationwide. UNOPS and its partners aim to attract $436 million worth of investment. UNOPS to invest $11 million in seed [...]