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Zuckerberg on Facebook's new mission statement

CNN's Laurie Segall interviewed Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in an exclusive broadcast interview - his first in nearly five years. The interview took place of Facebook's Community Summit in Chicago where the company announced a new mission statement: “To give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together.”

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2017 SERAS CSR Awards now open
2017 SERAS CSR Awards now open

The 2017 edition of The Sustainability, Enterprise, and Responsibility Awards (SERAS CSR Awards) Africa is now open for entries. Originally focused on West Africa, the 2016 edition of the event saw the awards extended into Southern Africa with entries received from organisations in various countries including Angola, Uganda, Kenya, South Africa, Botswana and Ghana.

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Grand Prix-winning 'Care Counts'.
#CannesLions2017: Creative Data winners!

The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Creative Data award ceremony on 20 June 2017.

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Innovation Lions' Grand Prix-winning 'Humanium Metal Initiative’.
#CannesLions2017: Innovation winners!

The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Innovation award ceremony on 20 June 2017.

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Zambia hotels winning at sustainability with agricultural and entrepreneurship projects
Zambia hotels winning at sustainability with agricultural and entrepreneurship projects

The Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel team's agricultural and entrepreneurship projects have had far-reaching impacts on the four sustainability drivers of people, planet, partner, and customer under the leadership of Emmanuelle Moneger, the GM for Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara and Avani Victoria Falls Resort, and Apollo Kazemba, cashier for Royal Livingstone Victoria Falls Zambia Hotel by Anantara.

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AGT Foods CEO scoops EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 title

President and CEO of AGT Foods, Murad Al-Katib, was picked from 59 individuals representing 49 countries and named EY World Entrepreneur of the Year 2017. He was chosen not only for his success in building a business empire focused on providing vegetable protein to the developing world, but also for helping to feed refugees.

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Mpho Nemukula, poultry farm manager, Sovereign Foods
SA youth driven by passion, finds success as poultry farm manager

From a very young age Mpho Nemukula, who works as an area manager for Sovereign Foods in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, knew that she wanted to be a farmer. It was no easy feat to enter the male-dominated agricultural industry, but her love of and passion for farming has contributed to her success as a poultry farm manager.

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BRICS countries have an important role to play in achieving SDGs
BRICS countries have an important role to play in achieving SDGs

The Ministries of Agriculture in five of the world's most important emerging economies - collectively known as BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) - have an important role to play in achieving the international goals to eradicate hunger and poverty by 2030, according to the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

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#CannesLions2017: Glass Lions winners!
#CannesLions2017: Glass Lions winners!

The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Lions Glass award ceremony on 19 June 2017.

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Canes Lions PR Grand Prix winner Fearless Girl, by McCann New York, State Street Global Advisors.
#CannesLions2017: PR Lions winners!

The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes PR award ceremony on 19 June 2017.

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Boost Mobile's Promo & Activation Lions Grand Prix-winning work.
#CannesLions2017: Promo & Activation Lions winners!

The 64th annual Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity hosted the Cannes Promo & Activation award ceremony on 19 June 2017.

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Partnership helps female farmers, youth bridge the unemployment gap
Partnership helps female farmers, youth bridge the unemployment gap

The growing global population remains a challenge for food security - soon, farmers might not be able to produce enough food to support everyone, resulting in people competing for limited food stocks.

19 Jun 2017

Garden Route declared a biosphere reserve
Garden Route declared a biosphere reserve

The Garden Route has been approved as a Unesco Biosphere Reserve. Biosphere reserves are learning places for sustainable development whose aim is to reconcile biodiversity conservation and the sustainable use of natural resources.

19 Jun 2017