The Ellen MacArthur Foundation (EMF) just released a new report, in partnership with McKinsey & Company and the World Economic Forum, that looks at the lost value of plastics packaging in today's economy.
Dr. Jeff Lundy, the head of the Health and Wellness program at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center, puts it this way: “America’s competitiveness relies on its health.”
His message resonated in Memphis.
In Senegal, family planning use is among the lowest in the world. Shortages and stock-outs have made it difficult for women to rely on modern contraceptives as a reproductive health tool.
Over the past three decades, enormous progress has been made toward achieving gender parity in education, yet according to the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, around the world 62 million girls are still out of school.
The past month has seen multiple global events commemorating International Women’s Day, including CCC’s stellar collaboration with the UN Office of Partnerships and UN Women, The Empowerment Bridge: Building a Lifetime of Opportunity for Women