International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Today marks the International Day for the elimination of racial discrimination. The theme for the year is ‘Promoting tolerance, inclusion, unity and respect for diversity in the context of combating racial discrimination’. The rights to equality and non-discrimination are cornerstones of human rights law. Racism is a problem still prevalent in all societies particularly towards migrants and refugees as well as people of African descent.
University of Guam to hold 9th Annual Regional Conference
The conference theme is “Island Alliance for Sustainable Action. The Conference will center on Island Sustainability. It will take place from the 27th of March 27 to end on the 30th of March. It is to take place at the Hyatt Regency Guam Resort.Leaders in sustainability from Micronesia, Asia and the United States are expected to be in participation.
Brewing Giant sets sustainability target for 2025
Ab InBev, the brewing giant behind Stella Artois, Corona, and Budweiser recently revealed a new set of ambitious sustainability targets for 2025.The brewer promised to continue to cut carbon emissions, boost its use of recycled materials, and alleviate water stress in the most high risk manufacturing regions.
Australian Fashion set to adopt Sustainability measures
Australia is in the midst of a sustainable fashion moment as fashion brands, retailers and media platforms are waking up to the opportunities within the sector. The $28 billion industry is keen to establish itself as a powerful voice in the global sustainability conversation.