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04 Oct, 2018, 19:19 BST The Body Shop And Cruelty Free International Bring A Record-Breaking 8.3 Million Signatures To The United Nations To End Cosmetic Animal Testing Globally

Today, on World Animal Day, The Body Shop and Cruelty Free International brought 8.3 million signatures against cosmetic animal testing to the United ...


04 Oct, 2018, 18:00 BST VIVOTEK, Founding Member of the Open Security & Safety Alliance, Leads IP Surveillance to the Next Level

VIVOTEK (TWSE: 3454), a global leading IP surveillance provider, announced today that it has joined the new Open Security & Safety Alliance ('the...


04 Oct, 2018, 10:30 BST AstraZeneca Becomes the First Lhasa Member to Realise the Benefits of Mirabilis Through SaaS

Lhasa Limited, an educational charity which creates state-of-the-art in silico prediction and database systems, today announced that AstraZeneca has...


03 Oct, 2018, 15:48 BST LUI Che Woo Prize Holds 2018 Prize Presentation Ceremony

Motivating positive change by supporting the selfless efforts of people and organisations working to build a better world, the LUI Che Woo Prize --...


02 Oct, 2018, 12:54 BST NESCAFÉ gives away 1 million cups of coffee in 4 countries

NESCAFÉ, the no.1 coffee brand in Thailand, successfully wrapped its NESCAFÉ Day celebration which coincided with International Coffee Day on 1...


01 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST Wi-SUN Launches FAN Certification Program For Large-Scale, Outdoor IoT Networks

The Wi-SUN Alliance, a global ecosystem of member companies seeking to accelerate the implementation of open standards-based Field Area Networks...


28 Sep, 2018, 17:02 BST 57-nation Bloc OIC Convenes Global Leaders at UN General Assembly to Tackle Myanmar War Crimes and Rohingya Crisis

Yesterday (Sep 27th), the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, the world's largest inter-governmental body after the United Nations, organised a...


28 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Dennis and Mireille Gillings Foundation Donation Unites Funders for £1.35M Programme to Develop a New Generation of Leaders in Medical Science

The Academy of Medical Sciences is delighted to announce a pledge of £600,000 from the Dennis and Mireille Gillings Foundation towards a pilot...


27 Sep, 2018, 13:00 BST National Comprehensive Cancer Network Moves Global Headquarters to Plymouth Meeting, PA

Today, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) moved into new headquarters in Plymouth Meeting, PA, near Philadelphia. The nonprofit...


27 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Cloud Security Alliance Establishes New European Headquarters, GDPR Center of Excellence in Berlin

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world's leading organization dedicated to defining standards, certifications and best practices to help ensure ...


26 Sep, 2018, 18:00 BST President Bio, President Macron, and Prime Minister Solberg Join Bill and Melinda Gates at Goalkeepers 2018 in New York City

Bill and Melinda Gates, co-chairs of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, co-hosted the second annual Goalkeepers events on September 25 and 26 to...


26 Sep, 2018, 11:09 BST MAG to Join One Special Day Charity Initiative

Swedish mobile publisher and developer MAG Interactive announced joining One Special Day philanthropic initiative this Friday, September 28th, 2018....


26 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST The Mailing People Claims Charities Losing Millions of Donations Due to GDPR Confusion Over New Regulations

The Mailing People claims charities are losing out on support and donations due to confusion over new regulations enforced by the GDPR in their May...


21 Sep, 2018, 16:20 BST Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation 1st Arab Organisation Named 'Knowledge Partner' by UN

Ceremony took place on the sidelines of the General Assembly's meeting The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has honoured the Mohammed bin...


20 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Enerkem Commits to Taking Action on Ocean Plastics Waste

Waste-to-biofuels company pledges to help advance climate action, and endorses the Ocean Plastics Charter, during the G7 Environment, Energy and...


20 Sep, 2018, 02:12 BST ODEM Achieves Development Milestones on the Ethereum Mainnet

ODEM, creator of the world's first On-Demand Education Marketplace, is pleased to announce the achievement of several significant development...


19 Sep, 2018, 14:14 BST United Nations Global Compact Recognizes Hanaa Helmy, CEO of the EFG Hermes Foundation and Head of CSR as a 2018 SDG Pioneer

Hanaa Helmy recognized for Investing in Social Development. Today, the United Nations Global Compact announced ten SDG Pioneers for 2018. Each year,...


18 Sep, 2018, 18:40 BST President Bill Clinton Awards USD1M Hult Prize at United Nations Headquarters to Four College Students from the UK for Innovative Rice Farming Startup & Issues 10th Anniversary Youth Challenge

The Hult Prize Foundation has announced the recipient of the 9th annual Hult Prize, the world's largest startup program for student impact...


17 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST Ethiopian Airlines App Adds Alipay Through CellPoint Mobile Payment Platform

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest aviation group in Africa and SkyTrax Four Star Airline, has partnered with CellPoint Mobile...


14 Sep, 2018, 15:48 BST World Cleanup Day Starts in 12 hours

World Cleanup Day is propelled by the Let's do it! movement The small island nation of Fiji will be the starting point for an historical global...


13 Sep, 2018, 20:39 BST Yoko Ono, Ringo Starr, Jeff Bridges Recreated Historic Bed-In With John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus (Lennon Bus) presented by Other World Computing (OWC), the premier non-profit 501(c)(3) state-of-the-art mobile...


13 Sep, 2018, 17:06 BST KPMG and Textile Exchange Develop an SDG Roadmap for the Apparel, Retail and Textile Sector

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) —a set of 17 universally agreed-upon goals addressing the top current environmental, social and economic...


13 Sep, 2018, 12:00 BST Joint Commission International offers Quality Improvement Skills Course in Dubai

Joint Commission International (JCI) announces a new three-day educational quality improvement skills course in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on 14-16...


13 Sep, 2018, 09:30 BST Foundation for a Smoke-Free World to Impact Tobacco Industry and Nicotine Ecosystem and Drive Change Through the Smoke-Free Index©

The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World today announced at the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum that it is calling for proposals to develop and...