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Aug

14

August 14, 2012

The Case for the Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Food-Producing Animals

The misuse and overuse of antibiotics in the meat industry is contributing to the growth of antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria—an issue that is affecting the buying decisions of a growing number of consumers. How should the industry address the issue?

#Food Beverage and Agriculture #Healthcare

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Jul

11

July 11, 2012

Adding a ‘His’ to HERproject

Over the past five years, BSR’s HERproject has reached nearly 120,000 women around the world, equipping them with powerful health knowledge to improve their own lives as well as the lives of their families and communities. And although this impact is quite significant, we’re frequently asked: "What about the men? Wouldn’t they benefit from increased health knowledge and awareness too?"

#Grants #Healthcare #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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May

1

May 1, 2012

Health Care’s New Definition of ‘Do No Harm’

Health Care Without Harm's Gary Cohen talks about the opportunity for pharmaceutical and medical device companies to address environmental issues in their value chain and reframe the debate on climate change.

#Healthcare

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Oct

26

October 26, 2011

Is the Health Care Industry Really Failing at CSR?

#Healthcare

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Oct

17

October 17, 2011

The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Sustainable Supply Chain

#Healthcare #Supply Chain

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Aug

9

August 9, 2011

Adapting to China’s Changing Health Care Market

China’s health care industry is starting to boom: Increasing government investments in R&D and a growing number of life-science PhDs staying to work in the country’s biotech field mean China is well-positioned to supply its own market with medicine. How can global companies use CSR to respond to the competition?

#Healthcare

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May

23

May 23, 2011

The Future of Nanotechnology for Pharma

#Healthcare #Stakeholder Engagement #Sustainability Management

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May

10

May 10, 2011

Using CSR to Enter New Markets

With more leading companies using CSR strategies to support growth in new markets, BSR recommends an approach that allows the company to focus on core business objectives, invest in local infrastructure, and use information collected in the field to adapt its global business strategy.

#Healthcare

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Apr

13

April 13, 2011

Novo Nordisk’s Blueprint for Changing Diabetes in China

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of blog case studies that look at the sustainability challenges and successes at different pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. For each case study, we’re interviewing a company practitioner to get an insider’s perspective.

#Healthcare

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Nov

30

November 30, 2010

Universal Access to HIV Services: A Promise Yet to Be Realized

More than 20 years after the first World AIDS Day on December 1, 1988, the theme for this year's observance—"Universal Access and Human Rights"—is a sobering reminder of the challenges that characterize the fight against this epidemic.

#Healthcare

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