On January 7th, a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck southern Puerto Rico, and significant aftershocks have continued in the days and weeks following, leaving many Puerto Ricans unable or afraid to return to their homes.
In this edition of Notes From the Field, we are lucky to have a guest post from Angela Maria Nardolillo of Off-The-Grid Missions. Off-The-Grid Missions is the only organization in the world dedicated to providing Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing individuals access to life-saving resources in remote, isolated and disaster-stricken regions around the world.
The results are in - sustainability is on the minds of both businesses and consumers, and they’re willing to go the extra mile to establish their commitment to change. With the holidays fast approaching, businesses are asking for gift items that are useful and responsible, both to align with their brand’s values and meet the demands of consumers.
In this edition of Notes from the Field, we take a trip to Zimbabwe’s Martin Forest to learn more about its widespread power outages in the wake of Cyclone Idai, and the work of two nonprofits to bring safety to its residents.
We’re committed to understanding our impact on the environment and finding ways to reduce our contribution to climate change. As we see natural disasters such as hurricanes and wildfires grow stronger and everyday weather become more extreme, we seek to mitigate our impact on the environment and contributions to climate change.
In this Notes From the Field, we take a look at Team 5 Medical Foundation’s trip to the remote city of Moro in Peru. Team 5 is a veteran foundation that provides medical care in the most overlooked and remote areas of the world.