How People in the B Corp Community and Others Can Contribute to Those in Need During COVID-19 Crisis. Life has been a whirlwind since we first heard the term COVID-19. Over a few short weeks, the coronavirus pandemic has posed profound

Since its outbreak in China in December 2019 and recognition as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) in March 2020, over 725,000 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in 202 countries resulting in over 34,000 deaths. The United

Columbia University is at the frontier between AI and biotech, especially in coronavirus research. Two graduates of the Data Science Institute (DSI) at Columbia University - Andrew Satz and Brett Averso - are using AI in coronavirus research, relying on computational

Measures to the address COVID-19 pandemic that rely on social distancing and social isolation are placing a huge strain on our communities, our public health systems and our economies. As our cities are grappling with this massive challenge, the role

To address COVID-19, it has become clear to the whole world that the Chinese model of testing strick social distancing is a must and that a full “lockdown” of the economy cannot be avoided - with only “essential” activities maintained.

Using Surveys to Ensure Employee Engagement and Guide Action. "Companies with a greater purpose must realize that, while purpose certainly is a draw, purpose doesn’t mean businesses can neglect other components of employee engagement, such as how the work itself gets

When coffee farmers can take advantage of cloud-enabled, mobile technology, they simplify their data collection process and use this data to benchmark their performance within their industry, inform business decision making, and increase transparency for their farmers. Since the advent of

Today, more than ever, the transformation of food systems requires collective action in the face of COP25 results. The 25th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP25) concluded on Dec. 15th, as countries needed additional time to

Disruptive technologies, such as artificial intelligence or ride-sharing apps, are already affecting people in significant ways. There are increasing concerns about data collection, surveillance, behavior management and the shake-up of local economies as automation takes over. The question arises of

The new coronavirus started in China last year and after three months of suffering, the Chinese have managed to finally bring it under control. Now China is again looking outside and turning into a leader in the global response to

Mangrove trees lining tropical coasts are undervalued yet mangrove protection should be part of the plan to save the planet and protect biodiversity. Mangroves are trees that grow miraculously on seawater, fringing some of the tropical shores of our planet. They shelter

Purpose-driven firms play a critical role in helping to build a sustainable world. Purpose-driven work drives innovation, creativity, and out of the box thinking. Climate change, diversity inclusion, wealth disparity, gender wage gaps. These once contentious topics are now central conversations

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