WEC, SC Johnson and Ingersoll Rand Launch "Preparing Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future"

The World Environment Center (WEC), in partnership with SC Johnson and the Ingersoll Rand Foundation, has launched a major new initiative entitled Preparing Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future. The SC Johnson, Ingersoll Rand Foundation and WEC initiative has three major goals: 1) Accelerate the sharing of business strategies, best practices and case studies from companies to the core curriculum of leading business and engineering schools; 2) Provide students with greater opportunities to work with companies as part of their formal university training; and 3) Enable companies to identify talented potential employees well in advance of campus recruiting. SC Johnson and the Ingersoll Rand Foundation are together investing $350,000 in the initiative over the next two years.

Please see the full press release for further details: http://3blmedia.com/News/SC-Johnson-Ingersoll-Rand-And-World-Environment-Center-Launch-Collaboration-Develop-Business


WEC and Department of State Launch Innovation Challenge to Empower Small Businesses

WEC and the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs are excited to announce the launch of the first Pathways to Prosperity in the Americas Innovation Challenge, a competition that aims to boost the competitiveness of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the Western Hemisphere. The Challenge will discover, field test, and reward solutions that have a proven track-record of successfully overcoming labor and environmental barriers to business. Further details on the Pathways Innovation Challenge are available at challenge.wec.org and in the press release.

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2013 Annual Review Now Available
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The World Environment Center (WEC) is pleased to announce the release of its 2013 Annual Review. We invite you to take a look to learn more about our exciting initiatives and successes of the past year, notably the award of a $2.45 million State Department grant and our new signature initiative, Preparing Business Leaders for a Sustainable Future. (Click here for the Chinese version.) Enjoy!


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March 8, 2011 Casablanca, Morocco
Mr. Touzani (external expert for project), Christian, Hanan Hanzaz (CMPP, General Director)