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La Vida Querida: a collective effort for peace in Colombia.

By |2019-07-22T18:42:30+00:00May 6th, 2019|ACHIEVEMENTS|

La Vida Querida: a collective effort for peace in Colombia. This collaborative process brings together representatives of 27 programs for peace and development from all over the country, 29 supporting entities (private companies, foundations, universities, networks), a network of 907,000 residents that [...]

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Brazil provides legal status to 100,000 Venezuelan migrants thanks to advocacy by a coalition of organizations.

By |2019-07-22T18:36:53+00:00May 5th, 2019|ACHIEVEMENTS|

Brazil provides legal status to 100,000 Venezuelan migrants thanks to advocacy by a coalition of organizations. Civil society organizations, migrant movements, and international agencies work together. To welcome, protect, and integrate the migrant population so they can live with dignity. [...]

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Civic technology promotes citizen participation to build fair, inclusive, and sustainable societies

By |2019-07-22T18:31:47+00:00May 4th, 2019|ACHIEVEMENTS|

Civic technology promotes citizen participation to build fair, inclusive, and sustainable societies The civic technology ecosystem includes civil society organizations, civic hackers, citizen movements, social investors, technology companies, and leaders from the government, universities, and the media, along with Red Conexiones [...]

Exercising digital citizenship to strengthen democracy

By |2019-07-22T18:27:17+00:00May 3rd, 2019|ACHIEVEMENTS|

Exercising digital citizenship to strengthen democracy This collaborative process brings together the social sector (community-based, social, and civic groups, along with emerging politicians, academic institutions, international and regional agencies, and experts in transparency, open data, technology and digital rights); the private [...]

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Ethical impact in the financial world.

By |2019-07-22T18:10:23+00:00May 2nd, 2019|ACHIEVEMENTS|

Ethical impact in the financial world. Ethical finance brings together regional leaders (Fundación Dinero y Conciencia, Doble Impacto, Sistema B); social and impact investors; social economy and fair trade organizations; wealthy families; government officials that oversee social, environmental, economic, and financial [...]

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Contributing to the Circular Economy through Inclusive Recycling

By |2019-07-22T18:04:43+00:00May 1st, 2019|ACHIEVEMENTS|

Contributing to the Circular Economy through Inclusive Recycling Recycler organizations (associations and cooperatives, national movements, and regional networks), consumer goods companies, municipal and national governments, international cooperation agencies (IDB, IDB Lab, CAF, GIZ, UNDP), experts, journalists, and media outlets work together [...]

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Pera complexity se presentará en Clean Equity Monaco 2019, the sustainable technology conference

By |2019-07-29T20:21:43+00:00March 13th, 2019|NEWS|

PERA Complexity fue seleccionada para ser parte de la X Conferencia de Tecnología Sostenible Clean Equity Monaco  donde se reunirán empresas, inversores y científicos de todo el mundo este  14 y 15  de marzo  tras un un riguroso proceso de invitación para dar a conocer nuevas firmas de innovación para el impacto. [...]

Avina’s statement on water and access to sanitation services in latin america.

By |2019-07-31T18:44:58+00:00January 23rd, 2019|POSITION STATEMENTS|

Avina’s statement on water and access to sanitation services in latin america. Latin America has approximately 630 million inhabitants and an abundance of water resources, yet 35 million Latin Americans do not have access to potable water and 106 million lack sanitation. (1) Coincidentally, the people who lack access to [...]

Avina’s position on the mining and use of asbestos

By |2019-07-31T18:43:48+00:00November 23rd, 2017|POSITION STATEMENTS|

Avina’s position on the mining and use of asbestos. Avina was founded in 1994 by Stephan Schmidheiny, a pioneering entrepreneur who, starting in the 1970s, led the global shift to eliminate the use of asbestos until he left the industry completely in the late 1980s. In line with the history [...]

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