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Social Accountability International's Newsletter - March 2012

Cross post from 3BLMedia

SAI's newsletter is a monthly online publication, covering the latest news from SAI including CSR and supply chain management insight from the field, SAI program updates from around the world, Social Fingerprint®, SA8000® certification statistics, upcoming events and training seminars, job…

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Added by David Martel on April 2, 2012 at 1:50pm — No Comments

Molly’s World: A Day in the Life of One 12 Year Old in the Slums of Africa

Cross post from 3BLMedia

Molly’s World is a series of short videos chronicling the life of Molly, a girl living in the Mathare slum of Nairobi, Kenya. Two episodes have been released on the YouTube channel MollyKenya.

This series is brought you by the…

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Added by David Martel on February 16, 2012 at 6:36pm — No Comments

McGraw-Hill Research Foundation Report Calls for Sustainability Integration; FIFA Fights AIDS in Africa "Football for Hope" Centres - CSR Minute for December 6, 2011

Cross post from 3BLMedia

A new policy paper from the McGraw-Hill Research Foundation says that sustainability education should be expanded and more fully integrated into existing curriculums to meet long-term sustainability goals. The study, “A Transdisciplinary Approach to Sustainability Education,” outlines a comprehensive approach to sustainability in order to…

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Added by David Martel on December 7, 2011 at 9:36am — No Comments

CSR Minute: Global Reporting Initiative Releases Sustainability Report; UPS Flies Food Relief to Africa

 

Cross post from 3BLMedia.

 

The Global Reporting Initiative has released a sustainability report that outlines the organization’s performance, achievements, and goals. GRI produces the Sustainability Reporting Framework that sets out the principles and indicators that can be used to measure and report economic,…

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Added by David Martel on August 22, 2011 at 11:07am — No Comments

General Mills Releases 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) March 24, 2011 - General Mills today announced the availability of its 2011 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report covering the company’s progress on health, community and environmental initiatives. The report can be viewed or downloaded on the company’s new CSR website, located at csr.GeneralMills.com

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Added by David Martel on March 26, 2011 at 4:10pm — No Comments

What does an education cost?

Building Tomorrow, an int'l social-profit organization empowering young people to invest their resources, time & talents in providing access to education for the millions of children in sub-Saharan Africa with a desire to learn and no place to do so, just launched a new action app:

 

What does an education cost? www.calculateit.org…



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Added by Maggie Kirkpatrick on February 10, 2011 at 8:16am — 1 Comment

Vote for 'International Development Cooperation 2.0' in the Knight News Challenge

NABUUR, in partnership with other Dutch 2.0 organizations, has entered the Knight News Challenge with an idea for an international development hub. The Knight News Challenge is a contest that awards innovative ideas that develop platforms, tools and services to inform and transform community news, conversations and information distribution and visualization. As part of the process, Knight News invites people to vote and offer feedback… Continue

Added by Romina on December 16, 2009 at 6:01am — 1 Comment

Follow @ChildFund, Help Feed Children

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ChildFund International just rebranded from the Christian Children’s Fund last week as an effort to demonstrate a singular commitment to children’s welfare today and tomorrow (image:…

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Added by Geoff Livingston on July 10, 2009 at 5:12am — 2 Comments

Volunteer Abroad in Argentina: Volunteering Opportunities Overseas www.abroaderview.org/argentina.php

Volunteer Abroad in Argentina. Argentina is the second largest city in South America, and shares its borders with Bolivia, Brazil and Paraguay to the north, Uruguay to the north east and Chile to the west. The east coast of Argentina has a long South Atlantic Ocean coastline.



http://www.abroaderview.org/argentina.php







Argentina is a country of immense beauty and proportions. Its geographic… Continue

Added by A Broader View Volunteers Corp on January 2, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Volunteer Abroad in Chile: Volunteering Opportunities Overseas www.abroaderview.org/chile.php

Volunteering Abroad in Chile: Chile, the longest country in the World, claims almost 3000 miles of the Pacific shoreline. This is a land of contrasts and extremes; with glacial landscapes of Patagonia in the south and the heat of the famously dry Atacama Desert in the north. Running almost the entire length of the country are the impressive peaks of the Andes mountain chain which are visible from many towns and cities.…



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Added by A Broader View Volunteers Corp on January 2, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments

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