Events
Upcoming Event Business Workshop on Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals Feb 06, 2019 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Munich, Germany
Advancing Product Transparency & Consumer Trust Symposium Jan 16, 2019 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM — Washington DC
Past Event Pharmaceuticals in the Environment Nov 29, 2018 09:00 AM - 04:30 PM — Munich, Germany
La Red Summit 2018 Oct 29, 2018 - Oct 30, 2018 — Antigua, Guatemala
Environmental Law Institute (ELI) 2018 Corporate Forum Oct 23, 2018 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM — Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington DC
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La Red New Members
La Red New Members
 
We are proud to announce the newest members of La Red de Innovación e Impacto (La Red), an international network of innovative organizations supporting micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to drive sustainable economic growth and prosperity across Latin America. These new members were selected through the international Power to Grow Innovation Challenge.
 
The new La Red members will be inducted at the 2018 Annual La Red Summit in Antigua, Guatemala on October 29th and 30th. The Summit will provide training and capacity building as well as convene a Business Roundtable to share insights from experts in the region’s impact investment sector, including key actors in corporate value chains, Ministry, multilateral agencies, and US Government Officials. Highlighted speakers include the author of the recent, well-received Americas Society / Council of the Americas (AS/COA) study on the Linkages Between multinational corporations and MSMEs in Latin America, Dr. Carlos Parra of Florida International University.
 
Agenda of the event can be found here in English & here in Spanish. More  information can be found here
 
WEC Board Appoints Sheryl Telford
SherylTelford
 
The World Environment Center (WEC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Sheryl Telford to its board of directors.  
 
Telford leads corporate responsibility and environmental health and safety at Chemours.   Most recently she guided development of Chemours’ recently launched Corporate Responsibility Commitment and its associated goals. The Chemours Corporate Responsibility Commitment is an enabler of the company’s growth strategy with emphasis on an evolved portfolio of products, inspired people, and caring for a shared planet. Telford is responsible for engaging 7,000 Chemours employees in 58 locations around the globe to advance the company’s commitments. 
 
For more information, read our full press release here