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13 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good Debut Inaugural 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report

International Survey Reveals Trends, Preferences and Habits behind Philanthropic Giving Worldwide Public Interest Registry, the...


13 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST Legendary 1960's DJ Emperor Rosko Returns to London to Launch Last Pirate FM

Rosko announces comeback with dawn voyage on the River Thames from Trinity Wharf to Tower Bridge Radio Caroline legend to launch nationwide tour...


12 Sep, 2017, 16:57 BST Bangkok to get 459-metre city observation tower

Observation Tower to be new city landmark on the Chao Phraya River Thailand's capital is to get its first city observation. A 459-metre-high...


12 Sep, 2017, 16:07 BST Dr. Tom Frieden to Lead New Global Health Initiative, Backed by $225 Million in Funding from Bloomberg Philanthropies, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Resolve – To Save 100 Million Lives and Prevent Epidemics – is a five-year initiative to accelerate progress in reducing deaths from heart attack...


12 Sep, 2017, 14:15 BST Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good Debut Inaugural 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report

International Survey Reveals Trends, Preferences and Habits behind Philanthropic Giving Worldwide Public Interest Registry, the...


12 Sep, 2017, 11:06 BST The MIT Enterprise Forum Arab Startup Competition in its 2018 Edition Opens for Registration

Another annual celebration of innovation, entrepreneurship and excellence The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) Pan Arab announced the inauguration...


10 Sep, 2017, 14:00 BST World's Leading Producers of Beer, Wine and Spirits are Combatting Harmful Drinking in More Than a Hundred Countries - IARD

By forming innovative partnerships with hundreds of organizations, the 11 companies[i] behind some of the world's most popular beer, wine and...


10 Sep, 2017, 12:00 BST Calvin Ayre Foundation to Match Donations to Barbuda Relief Effort

Calvin Ayre, a citizen and long term resident of Antigua & Barbuda, is calling on the online gambling industry and the Bitcoin community to...


08 Sep, 2017, 09:10 BST Inspired by London-based Anti-Slavery International, U.S. civil rights leaders on historic trip through Mauritania, West Africa to support anti-slavery leaders and initiatives

A group of United States civil rights leaders from diverse backgrounds (listed below) is currently on a historic trip through Mauritania through...


07 Sep, 2017, 18:28 BST Men are Willing to Talk, if You Ask: Movember's Unmute - Ask Him Campaign Urges You to Support Mental Wellness by Asking the Men in Your Life How They're Doing

It's not always easy to know how a man is really doing, which is why the Movember Foundation is encouraging the people around men to take...


07 Sep, 2017, 15:56 BST The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) for the Pan Arab Launches the Second Edition of Innovate for Refugees

Promoting a culture of entrepreneurship to find innovative technology solutions for refugee challenges The MIT Enterprise Forum (MITEF) for the...


07 Sep, 2017, 12:30 BST Shaping the future of global collaboration: 2017 Concordia Annual Summit

The largest nonpartisan forum on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly takes place on September 18th and 19th at the Grand Hyatt New York....


06 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST Global Scientific Study Finds Microscopic Plastic Fibers Contaminating Tap Water

More than 80 percent of tap water samples collected worldwide tested positive for microplastics Today, Orb Media, a D.C.-based non-profit...


05 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST World Psychiatric Association (WPA): Only 48 Per Cent of Commonwealth Countries Have a Mental Health Policy

Mental health experts call for prioritisation of mental health in the Commonwealth by National Health Ministers On World Mind Matters Day...


04 Sep, 2017, 13:00 BST Grundig Renews Commitment to Reducing Global Food Waste

Grundig, Europe's leading full range manufacturer of home electronics, continues with its efforts to raise awareness on global food waste, as...


04 Sep, 2017, 06:00 BST AgDevCo Backs a Rehabilitated Mozambican-owned Banana Plantation with $1.5m

Today, AgDevCo announced its investment into Citrum SA to develop an export-focused banana operation owned and managed by a local...


03 Sep, 2017, 09:00 BST International SOS Foundation 'Singapore World Summit': Over 100 World Leaders Pledged Their Commitment to the Health, Safety and Security of the Global Mobile Workforce

Guest-of-Honour: Mr Heng Chiang Gnee, Chairman of Workplace Safety & Health Council E-SIGNING NOW OPEN The International SOS...


01 Sep, 2017, 19:18 BST SPIE welcomes 150 new Senior Members

Senior Member status recognizes experience, leadership, community involvement SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, this year...


01 Sep, 2017, 09:00 BST European XFEL: World's Largest X-ray Laser to Launch in Hamburg

From 1 September 2017, the European XFEL - the world's biggest X-ray laser - will be in regular operation. The €1.22 billion research...


31 Aug, 2017, 16:11 BST Henry Kissinger Joins Supervisory Board of the Luxembourg Forum on Preventing Nuclear Catastrophe

Dr. Henry Kissinger, former US Secretary of State and Nobel Peace Prize holder, has joined the Supervisory Board of the International Luxembourg...


31 Aug, 2017, 15:20 BST Greene King IPA Championship Clubs Pledge Time This Season to Support Local Communities

To mark the launch of the new RFU Greene King IPA Championship season, leading UK beer brand Greene King IPA is using its unique position as...


29 Aug, 2017, 06:00 BST AgDevCo Invests $5.05m in Katito Farming Enterprises Limited, Mbala

AgDevCo, a social impact agribusiness investor, has invested $5.05m investment into Katito Farming Enterprises Limited (Katito). This is a key...


29 Aug, 2017, 05:30 BST Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Declared Deemed University

First Tribal University in the World Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) , a sister-concern of Kalinga Institute of Industrial...


27 Aug, 2017, 20:26 BST adidas and Pharrell Williams Launch "Don't Be Quiet Please"

-- adidas and Pharrell Williams launch " Quiet Please ", a New York City-wide campaign celebrating the sport of tennis with an...