The Ethisphere Institute has come out with its annual list of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies.” The list includes 144 winners, with companies ranging from Ford Motor, Kellogg and Microsoft [...]
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is seen as a smart way to conduct business, making corporate entities into socially responsible citizens, visibl ...
Harvard University has announced a string of new initiatives aimed at improving environmental sustainability and promoting renewable energy. The unive ...
The White House is all set to introduce a web-based application that will show Americans how climate change will impact their own backyards. The goal is to make people see [...]
Everything humans do is a function of water. We are made up of water. Water vapour is the insulation that keeps our atmosphere comfortable, it is used to make our [...]
Researchers at MIT have successfully tested a simple, tree branch-based water filter that might provide an inexpensive solution for clean drinking water in the developing world. According to the scientists [...]
A waterless toilet fuelled by solar power and developed with a grant of $777,000 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is set to be launched in India during [...]
The World Bank, a leading global financier of biodiversity conservation, has said that biodiversity is critical to ending poverty and promoting shared prosperity for the millions who depend on nature [...]
Facebook is considering the use of high-flying, solar-powered drones to connect parts of the world that are currently without any Internet access. As one of the key supporters of the [...]
The United Nations theme for this International Womenâ€™s Day is â€œEquality for women is progress for all.â€ Emerging markets around the world appear to be seizing the lead over developed [...]