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UST Global Wins Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017 for “Excellence and Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility”

UST Global, a US-based leading digital technology services company, today announced that it is a proud winner of Golden Globe Tigers Award, 2017, for the third consecutive year for ‘Excellence and Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility’. The award is also in recognition of UST Global’s smart solutions in transforming lives through technology.

The . . . → Read More: UST Global Wins Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017 for “Excellence and Leadership in Corporate Social Responsibility”

10th UNESCO Youth Forum – Call for Proposals / 10e Forum des jeunes de l’UNESCO – Appel à propositions

The 10th UNESCO Youth Forum, entitled “Rethinking Youth Engagement with UNESCO”, will take place on 25 and 26 October at UNESCO Headquarters, in Paris.

The primary aim of the Forum is to build sustainable relationships with young change-makers that are leading or co-shaping impactful initiatives in a UNESCO field of competence.

We are thus . . . → Read More: 10th UNESCO Youth Forum – Call for Proposals / 10e Forum des jeunes de l’UNESCO – Appel à propositions

World Day To Combat Desertification And Drought

Desertification is the degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas. It is caused primarily by human activities and climatic variations.

Desertification does not refer to the expansion of existing deserts. It occurs because dryland ecosystems, which cover over one third of the world‘s land area, are extremely vulnerable to overexploitation and . . . → Read More: World Day To Combat Desertification And Drought

World No Tabacco Day

May 31 is World No Tobacco Day, an annual awareness day sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) since 1987 to highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and encourage governments to adopt effective policies to reduce smoking and other tobacco use.

According to WHO, tobacco use kills nearly 6 million people . . . → Read More: World No Tabacco Day

Global Day Of Parents

People all over the world have the opportunity to appreciate parents and parental figures for the vital role they play in the development of families.The Global Day of Parents is observed on the 1st of June every year.

The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 2012 with resolution and honours parents throughout . . . → Read More: Global Day Of Parents

Riding the Wave of the ”Belt and Road” Initiative, LONGi President Li Zhenguo and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak Meet in Beijing

The high-profile International Cooperation Summit Forum on the “The Belt and Road” Initiative has been widely recognized and highly praised by the international community.

Taking this opportunity, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak attended the forum and met with senior executives from four companies with investments in Malaysia , including LONGi. LONGi President Li . . . → Read More: Riding the Wave of the ”Belt and Road” Initiative, LONGi President Li Zhenguo and Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak Meet in Beijing

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

“In a diverse world, the destruction of cultures is a crime, and uniformity is a dead-end: our aim must be to enhance, in one movement, the diversity that enriches us and the human rights that bring us together.”~ Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO~

 Culture is part of everyone’s life. We celebrate culture . . . → Read More: World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development

Design Professionals Gather in Guangzhou, China to Discuss Human-Centered Design, Innovation and the Smart City

Hitachi Elevator (China) Co., Ltd. hosted a salon and exhibition with the theme “Smart City x Innovation Design x Human Friendly” at Hitachi Elevator (China ) Exhibition Center in Guangzhou Science City on May 17, 2017 .

The “Smart City x Innovation Design x Human Friendly”-themed salon

Invited to the discussion were internationally . . . → Read More: Design Professionals Gather in Guangzhou, China to Discuss Human-Centered Design, Innovation and the Smart City

XJTLU BSc Bio Sciences awarded international accreditation

The undergraduate degree programme in biological sciences at Xian Jiaotong-Liverpool University  has been awarded international accreditation by the Royal Society of Biology in a ceremony that took place at the Houses of Parliament in the UK.

Chun-Yen Lu, a graduate of the programme who is currently studying for a PhD degree at the . . . → Read More: XJTLU BSc Bio Sciences awarded international accreditation

UN Environment Calling on the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders

What is Young Champions of the Earth?

Each year, six young people – one from each global region – will be named Young Champions of the Earth. These winners receive seed funding, intensive training, and tailored mentorship to help them bring their big environmental ideas to life.

Will you be one of our . . . → Read More: UN Environment Calling on the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders