November is Diabetes month. A shocking 9 million Canadians live with diabetes or prediabetes and 371 million people globally are living with the disease (although it is estimated that an additional 187 million people have no idea that they are suffering from the condition).
Greece knows a thing or two about democracy. And as an increasingly arid nation, good water management is fundamental to its future, both political and physical. The recent financial crisis has not only tested Greek democracy, but its water as well.
If you maintain a monthly budget, you probably have checked over the financial health of your accounts sometime in the past month. But when is the last time you checked on the environmental health of your accounts? Many of us do not think about the ways in which our day-to-day financial transactions and decisions may […]
For indigenous peoples, resilience is rooted in traditional knowledge, as their capacity to adapt to environmental change is based first and foremost on in-depth understanding of the land. As climate change increasingly impacts indigenous landscapes, communities are responding and adapting in unique ways.
Corporate responsibility infographics Data visualization, or the creation of “infographics”, has been gradually seeping into the corporate responsibility world. And its no surprise. When their designers get it right, infographics can tell you an important story in a wonderfully accessible way using cool, hard facts. But when they get it wrong, it’s just, well….. a […]
A wildfire is defined as being an uncontrolled fire that occurs in the wilderness. They can be massive in size and have the ability to spread across vast distances, jumping rivers, roads and fire breaks in the process.
Cleaners containing harsh chemicals contribute to polluting and damaging the environment. The use of green household products lessens the carbon footprint and ensures a healthier tomorrow for future generations.
Top 10 corporate responsibility stories – It’s been a big year for corporate responsibility. A huge oil spill, continued reductions in the financial sector, landmark decisions in the courts, and a new dawn for online companies around human rights issues. It is never easy to pick the most important stories of the year. Some get […]