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Volunteering for PMI® and PMIEF®

Here is a collection of a few photos of my many volunteer activities with PMI® and PMIEF® (Project Management Institute and its Educational Foundation). Even though it is above all a work in a virtual environment, it is always a pleasure to meet colleagues from all over the world in person. 193 more words

Business Blog

Sustainability is not mere business sustainability

During the last months, I have read many articles, blog posts, and titles of webinars in English language with the word sustainability in their headlines. 137 more words

Business Blog

United Nations: High level is important, but so is Ground level

The high-level scene, a strategic answer for the global sustainability?

With less than 5000 days left to achieve the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) took place in New York from July 10 to July 19, “convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council.” The theme for this year’s HLPF “Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world” focused on six of 17 SDGs: 654 more words

Current Affairs

Blog #6 - Global Issues: Water & Women

          Our world faces many environmental threats, such as global warming, ozone depletion, overpopulation, and the loss of biodiversity (Howard, 2000).  Increasing awareness of environmental issues, as well as changing attitudes and behaviors, could result in lifestyle changes that mitigate the damage from these issues (Howard, 2000).  260 more words

Social Change