Search Results

In: Stories

Partnership between Allianz and The Climate Group

Ice_bears_mincing_ah_21733

The Climate Group Leadership Coalition of major regional governments and companies - including one of the founding members Allianz - has committed at the highest level to leadership on the issue of climate change. The Climate Group works with members of this coalition to advance global efforts on...

In: Stories

Western Union partnered with Mercy Corps to increase financial literacy

Header_partners

Western Union, the leading money transfer service around the globe, entered into partnership with Mercy Corps in 2007 to increase financial literacy for families and individuals in some of the world's poorest countries. "Our World, Our Family" is the five-year, $50 million program that Western...

In: Stories

Barclays and Citigroup participate in NGO-corporate partnerships to support vulnerable children in rural Kenya

New%20picture%20(24)

Under an initiative led by Pathfinder and Barclays Bank of Kenya, Ltd., the Kabras Jua Kali Association (KJKA) runs a program for orphans and vulnerable childred (OVC) aged 15 to 21 years.

In: Stories

Citigroup partners with Rainforest Alliance to support sustainable livelihoods and ecosystems

Untitled-1

In 2007 the Citi Foundation granted $200,000 to the Rainforest Alliance (RA) to build the capacity of small and growing businesses and communities.

In: Stories

ABN Amro subsidiary creates joint venture with microlending organisation ACCION

Accion

Banco Real, a major Brazilian bank owned by ABN AMRO, created a joint venture with the American non-profit microlending organisation ACCION.

In: Stories

PwC provides assistance to World Vision Ethiopia staff for capacity development and local market development strategy

Ii_whatabout3_resized

PwC assisted World Vision Ethiopia staff to formulate a draft strategy for local market development.

In: Stories

Merrill Lynch commits $5 million to develop "Worldwidekids" Initiative

Stansesame2

Sesame Workshop, the non-profit educational organisation behind Sesame Street, and Merrill Lynch have teamed up to launch the WorldwideKids initiative, a groundbreaking financial literacy program for children.

In: Stories

Merrill Lynch and Greenlining Institute announced a $159 million economic partnership for Southern California

537px-merrill_lynch_logo

In 2000, Merrill Lynch and The Greenlining Institute announced a $159 million three-year initiative to encourage new investments, economic opportunities and home ownership in Asian Pacific, Latino and African-American communities in Southern California and the San Francisco Bay area.

In: Stories

Merrill Lynch and the Greenlining Institute announce a $500 million initiative for under-served California communities

537px-merrill_lynch_logo

In 2003, Merrill Lynch and the Greenlining Institute announced a $500 million initiative to expand small business lending and promote economic opportunities in Asian Pacific, Latino and African-American communities throughout California.

In: Stories

BNP Paribas Assurance expands gender equality initiatives in partnership with NGO Aide et Action

Educationfemmesfilles

BNP Paribas Assurance has signed a three year partnership with the NGO Aide et Action, which promotes access to quality education for all in the 21 countries where it is present.