The programme is part of the global healthcare company’s commitment to further its global sustainability priority of innovating for access and affordability in health. Abbott’s announcement of the India project took place on Nov 23, just two weeks after the US healthcare company had risen for the first time in Vietnam to lead the list of Top 100 “Vietnam - Best Place to Work 2022”, an award to honour its diverse and innovative working environment. The latest commitment to the India project, its award in Vietnam, where Abbott has been operating for nearly three decades, along with the company’s technology breakthroughs and products, are all dedicated to cracking healthcare challenges, thereby serving people in more than 160 countries to lead healthier, better lives. “Physical and mental health is the foundation for peaceful, sustainable societies,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the World Health Summit in October, adding that all people need inclusive, impartial and … [Read more...] about Abbott leads healthcare transformation for sustainability
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FrieslandCampina Vietnam (FCV), which owns Dutch Lady, Friso, Yomost, and Fristi, is continuing its mission for Vietnam to leap forward and reach higher through the announcement of a dedicated sustainability strategy in October 2022. The strategy entails better nutrition, better packaging, a better planet, and better livelihoods for Vietnamese people. They will be the guideline for FCV’s production and business activities, performance of sustainable development, and social responsibility in order to create positive impacts for consumers and society, contributing to building a better planet for all. FrieslandCampina steadfast in nourishing a better planet Better nutrition For over 150 years, FrieslandCampina has been steadfast in its set mission of nourishing now and future generations with a mindset that sustainable development means providing a growing population in the world with better nutrition at an affordable price. After a long time of careful research on … [Read more...] about FrieslandCampina steadfast in nourishing a better planet
This single colleague of mine is approaching 40, and so people have been telling her that she should have a child so she will have someone "to take care of her when she gets old." Having known her for more than a decade, I don't really understand why she chose to be single. But I have witnessed two stages in her life. When she was about to turn 30, her parents often urged her to get married. By the time she entered her 30s, her relatives also urged her to get married, but as her choices were getting more limited, their suggestion to "just get married" was just empty advice. My colleague once took a leave of absence to go back to her hometown for a few days. When she went back to work, she giggled and said that her parents had forced her to go back to meet a guy six years older than her, who was divorced. And now, 10 years later, her relatives and friends give some new advice: "It's okay to have children without a husband." In other words, they will persuade her to become a … [Read more...] about Why are women being pushed into becoming single moms?