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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 [...]

Landmark 100,000 Green Affordable Homes Initiative for Kenya Moves Forward

Landmark 100,000 Green Affordable Homes Initiative for Kenya Moves Forward

Copenhagen, Denmark, Jan. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Vous trouverez ci-joint le communiqué de presse en français. Agreement signed between the government of Kenya, UNOPS and partners hopes to deliver at least 100,000 affordable, sustainable homes nationwide UNOPS and its partners aim to attract $647 million worth of investment in the project UNOPS and the government [...]

Mayors Migration Council to Launch in Marrakesh Ahead of UN Conference on Migration

Mayors Migration Council to Launch in Marrakesh Ahead of UN Conference on Migration

Marrakesh, Morocco, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — When: 8 December 2018 | 19:30-21:00 Where: Marrakesh, Morocco, Pullman Marrakesh Palmeraie Hotel Who: Mayors and representatives from 70 cities What: Launch of the Mayors Migration Council On the eve of the historic Intergovernmental Conference on the Global Compact for Migration, mayors from around the world will gather [...]