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Gates Foundation Report Spotlights New Data on Global Inequality, Calls to Prioritize Those Being Left Behind

New Sub-national Data Shows Surprising and Significant Progress, but Huge Gaps Remain, Driven by Gender and Geography SEATTLE, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today launched its third annual Goalkeepers Data Report, which features new data showing that while progress on health and development continues unabated, global inequality remains a […]

Global Leaders Launch Groundbreaking Commission to Eliminate Energy Poverty Among 840 Million People Worldwide

The Rockefeller Foundation today announced the launch of the Global Commission to End Energy Poverty (GCEEP). The Commission will drive a new agenda to provide electricity to hundreds of millions in pursuit of the UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goal 7. The Commission is co-chaired by Ernest J. Moniz, Professor of Physics & Engineering Systems Emeritus […]

Haikou Happy Shopping Carnival: A Leading IP for International Consumption in Haikou

HAIKOU, China, Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — From September to November, Haikou, the capital city of China’s southernmost Hainan province, will witness a spending spree led by Haikou Happy Shopping Carnival. In 2019, Haikou Municipal Bureau of Commerce will host the Carnival, which features “ocean + fashion + e-commerce + consumption” in a bid to […]

The New OLI Systems platform V10 boosts operational efficiency, reliability and compliance with actionable insights

Unique innovations tackle complex industrial water chemistry-based process modeling challenges CEDAR KNOLLS, New Jersey, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The new OLI Platform V10 enhances process design, operations performance, regulatory compliance and modeling productivity. Upstream oil & gas New calcite, barite parameters for HPHT environments enable accurate scale prediction up to extreme temperatures and pressures. […]

Johnson & Johnson Announces Six Winners of the Champions of Science Africa Innovation Challenge 2.0 at the 28th World Economic Forum on Africa

– Award of US $300,000, Extensive Mentoring and Connection Network Building to Support Expansion and Sustainability of Businesses and Programs – Significant Investment Across Critical Healthcare Areas – Blood Delivery, Healthcare Worker Burnout, Hearing Loss, Jaundice, Malaria and Ultrasound Access – Press conference with winners and government ministers at 1:45 PM SAST; World Economic Forum […]

The New UEFA Foundation4Kids Social Commerce App is launched

SINGAPORE, Aug. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The JET8 Foundation and UEFA Foundation for Children is proud to announce the launch of the new UEFA Foundation4Kids social commerce App. The UEFA Foundation4Kids App incorporates JET8’s Fintech technology to reward users for in-app engagement through JETPoints, a social currency users can use to make contributions to the […]