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2014-01-21 23:00:33

Womensphere's online global campaign and movement aims to increase women's presence through social media and enable more diverse participation in discussions around key global issues and closing gender gaps at the 2014 Davos Meeting. New York, New York (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 Today, Womensphere launches an online global campaign and movement to help close the sizable gender gap at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting at Davos by using social media to increase women’s...

2014-01-21 08:25:23

WAALWIJK, The Netherlands, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexander Collot d'Escury, CEO of Desso, the global carpets, carpet tiles and sport pitches company will be leading discussions on the restorative circular economy model at the prestigious annual gathering of the world's business and political leaders at Davos during 21-25 January. With the company's experience of going circular - based on its innovative Cradle to Cradle(R) strategy, Collot d'Escury has been...

Greening Global Economy - Unlocking Private Finance For Green Growth
2013-01-23 04:45:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The world must spend an additional $14 trillion on clean energy infrastructure, low-carbon transport and energy efficiency to meet the United Nations´ goal for capping the rise in average global temperatures, according to a World Economic Forum report released on Monday. The extra spending amounts to about $700 billion per year through 2030, and would provide economic stimulus along with reducing the costs associated with...

2013-01-05 05:03:18

India Adda — a concept launched by India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF), is expected to witness a host of meetings and programmes involving global minds from across the spectrum at the upcoming World Economic Forum annual meet scheduled for January 23-27, 2013 at Davos, Switzerland. Davos, Switzerland (PRWEB) January 04, 2013 Come January and it´s the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) meet time. Held at Davos, Switzerland, and a members-only meet, it is one of the largest...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.