UNEP Launches Green Passport Initiative to Reduce Environmental Impacts of 2014 World Cup in Brazil Tue, May 27, 2014  
The campaign also features the Green Passport Tours- 60 tour options at and around each one of the twelve host cities of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which encourage travelers to choose more sustainable practices, such as public transportation and local cultural experiences.    
World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2014 - 17 May  
The purpose of World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) is to help raise awareness of the possibilities that the use of the Internet and other information and communication technologies (ICT) can bring to societies and economies, as well as of ways to bridge the digital divide. 17 May marks the anniversary of the signing of the first International Telegraph Convention and the creation of the International Telecommunication Union.    
Fly the Flag : Building a Sustainable Future  
“Sustainability” is one of the world’s most talked about but least understood words. Its meaning is often clouded by differing interpretations and by a tendency for the subject to be treated superficially. For most companies, countries and individuals who do take the subject seriously the concept of sustainability embraces the preservation of the environment as well as critical development-related issues such as the efficient use of resources, continual social progress, stable economic growth, and the eradication of poverty.    
Earth Day 2014 – Green Cities  
Earth Day 2014 – Green Cities Every year on April 22, over a billion people in 190 countries take action for Earth Day. From San Francisco to San Juan, Beijing to Brussels, Moscow to Marrakesh, people plant trees, clean up their communities, contact their elected officials, and more—all on behalf of the environment.    
The Change Management Conference  
26 - 27 June, 2014 Westin New York Grand Central New York, NY Where Business Leaders and Change Professionals Converge to Rally for Change We often look for either/or solutions in a both/and world. No one person or work group has all the answers in the ever-changing workplace. The 2014 Change Management event brings together the community of business leaders and change professionals to share experiences, insights and best practices.    
Global Strategic & Enterprise Risk Management Conference  
04 - 05 June, 2014 The Conference Board Conference Center New York, NY    
Eurocert Cooporation in Granting European Patent to " A new Microalgae species and its application for Bio- energy production for animal and human consumption , in obtaining bioactive ingredient"  
Algae-to-fuel economics can be improved by realizing higher value uses of the algae biomass. Biomass composes of over half of algae product, and their potential uses in pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and biomass power generation far surpass their value as animal feed.    
Asset management system standards published  
ISO has just published a set of three standards to help companies and organizations get value from their assets    
The GSMA announced that the 2014 Mobile World Congress will be the world’s largest tradeshow certified to have a zero carbon footprint. The GSMA will certify Mobile World Congress as carbon neutral through the internationally recognised PAS 2060 standard; official certification will be awarded once the event is completed and official data on emissions can be obtained    

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