FirstBank CEO on Digitisation, Customer Relations and the Impact of Effective CSR Initiatives 1

FirstBank of Nigeria Limited is a multinational bank and financial services company based in Lagos, Nigeria. It boasts an extraordinary 128-year history and is the region’s foremost financial inclusion services provider, having won multiple Global Banking & Finance Awards including ‘Best CSR Bank Western Africa’ and ‘Best Corporate Bank WesternContinue Reading

More Plastic Than Fish by 2050 – IAEA Event Gathers Experts Working Together to Save Marine Environments from Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution has become one of the major global environmental challenges of the century; projections show that by 2050 the oceans may have more plastic than fish. Nuclear technology has emerged as one innovative solution to this growing problem. By harnessing nuclear technologies, we can address challenges of plastic pollution bothContinue Reading

Aerial view of downtown area of Winter Garden, Florida.

PureCycle met community resistance to the company’s site near Winter Garden, Fla. | Noah Densmore/Shutterstock Americans are united in their desire for better plastic recycling, but the question of where to locate facilities is running into familiar not-in-my-backyard resistance, complicated further by concerns about racial and social justice.  Most recently,Continue Reading

UN Global Compact Ocean Stewardship Coalition and Envisible Launch an Accelerator Focused on Oceans, Food, and Finance with Startup Portugal

Food Tank recently participated in “Blueprint for the Future: Oceans, Food and Finance.”  The event also featured Mark Kaplan, Co-Founder of Envisible and a member of Food Tank’s Refresh Working Group, and his business partner Jason Berryhill. The United Nations Global Compact Ocean Stewardship Coalition backed initiative connects startups, investorsContinue Reading

EPA Announces Spectral Sensor Solutions of Albuquerque Among Recipients of Over $3 Million in Funding to Small Businesses to Develop Environmental Technologies

WASHINGTON (September 27, 2022) – In case you missed it, on Saturday, September 24, EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan announced that EPA is establishing a new national office charged with advancing environmental justice and civil rights. The creation of the new Office of Environmental Justice and External Civil Rights deliversContinue Reading