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BREAKING: Lindt & Sprüngli Chocolate Responds to Public Outcry, Commits to Robust Anti-Deforestation Action Plan 

SumOfUs and Mighty Earth campaign Lindt & Sprüngli to commit to more sustainable sourcing of cocoa A campaign from SumOfUs, an international consumer group, and environmental NGO Mighty Earth urged Swiss chocolatier Lindt & Sprüngli to publicly commit to an ambitious anti-deforestation policy for sourcing cocoa beans. The groups’ campaign efforts were bolstered with a

Axis Bank extends support to Kerala; commits Rs. 5 crore for relief measures

Rs. 2 crore to be contributed to Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund Rs. 3 crore to be deployed for rehabilitation work via the bank’s partner NGOs Axis Bank employees participate in the relief measures Kochi, August 24, 2018: Axis Bank, the country’s third largest private bank, has committed Rs. 5 crores towards rehabilitation work in Kerala. Torrential rains and

World Association of Zoos and Aquariums Commits to RSPO Certified Sustainable Palm Oil

    International, 19 October 2017 – The potential of sustainably produced palm oil to help biodiversity conservation, and the opportunity for leading zoos and aquariums to drive global consumer demand was the focus of an agreement signed today, between the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) and the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil

ICICI Bank commits Rs. 10 crore to the Indian Armed Forces

The contribution will be utilised towards the welfare needs of the widows and children of ex-servicemen, who have lost their lives guarding the nation New Delhi: ICICI Bank, India’s largest private sector bank by consolidated assets, today committed a financial assistance of Rs. 10 crore to the Indian Armed Forces. The contribution, payable in two

AfDB commits US $3.50 million to IGAD Regional Infrastructure Master Plan

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, February 15, 2017 – The eight-nation Intergovernmental Agency on Development (IGAD) has secured a US $3.50-million grant from the African Development Fund (ADF), the concessional window of the African Development Bank Group, to finance the agency’s Infrastructure Master Plan (IRIMP). The project, to be completed in 38 months, seeks to establish regional


Dr Zulekha Daud, Mr. Taher Shams in strategic collaborative talks with Eng. Salah Butti bin Butti Almheiri, Government of Sharjah Dubai, UAE, 16 January 2016: Management from Zulekha Hospital had strategic discussions with the Government of Sharjah to strengthen the emirate’s healthcare sector and better serve the local community with world-class affordable services. A meeting between

Vodafone Commits to Invest INR 13,000 crores (£ 1.3 billion) in India

Reiterates commitment to support Digital India and Make in India New Delhi, 13 November, 2015   Vodafone, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, today committed investments totalling INR 13,000 crores (£ 1.3 billion) for capacity augmentation and new business initiatives. This significant investment was committed to by Mr. Vittorio Colao, Vodafone Group Plc‘s CEO,

Godrej commits to shaping the future through incessant innovation

Has been and will continue to make an impact on people, country and planet Mumbai, 7 May, 2015: Godrej Group, shaping the future since 1897, today reiterated the commitment to making an impact on people, country and planet on the occasion of its 118th birth anniversary. Since 7th May 1897, Godrej has been instrumental in

Palm oil giant Wilmar caves to public pressure, commits to end forests destruction

Jakarta, 5 December 2013 – Wilmar International, the world’s largest palm oil trader today announced a No Deforestation Policy in response to pressure from Greenpeace, NGOs and consumers around the world. The policy has the potential to be a landmark win for the world’s forests and the people that depend on them for their livelihoods.