Senet Group Calls on the UK Gambling Industry to Adopt Responsible Gambling Campaign

Senet Group, the UK body dedicated to addressing problem gambling through consumer information programmes, is today calling on the sector to adopt a responsible gambling campaign which has demonstrated high levels of engagement with players. The: “When the Fun Stops, Stop” campaign has reached an estimated 82% of regular UK gamblers, with 33%, or an indicative 5 million adults confirming that it has helped them gamble more responsibly since the campaign was launched by Senet in 2015, according to independent research conducted last year. In letters sent today to the…

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My Favourite 10 Charity/Non-Profit/Ethical Campaigns of April 2018

These are my top 10 favourite Non-Profit, Ethical or Charity Campaigns of the previous Month. This Month – April 2018. There were some campaigns I really liked in April. 10. A powerful campaign from UNICEF and The Monkeys. UNICEF Asks For ‘ A Minute of Your Time’ to Stop Violence Against Children in New Campaign Via The Monkeys 9.  The “Partnership for the Wild” Campaign aims to end the illegal wildlife trade by raising awareness and by reducing consumer demand for illicit products like elephant ivory, rhino horn and shark…

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UK Plastics Pact launched by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and WRAP

With the support of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, WRAP has launched The UK Plastics Pact. This unique platform brings together businesses, governments, innovators, NGOs, and citizens on a national level to rally behind ambitious targets and build a plastics system that works.  The current plastics crisis is a global problem that affects us all. This is why a global solution is needed, with unprecedented collaboration and innovation. To help drive the momentum towards that solution, WRAP (Waste and Resources Action Programme), together with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, is launching The UK Plastics Pact, supported…

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UNHCR and OECD launch action plan to boost refugee employment

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, and the OECD, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, is launching today an innovative action plan to expand employment opportunities for refugees. The document not only identifies the challenges, opportunities and best practices in the integration of refugees to the labour market, but also offers a list of concrete actions to support the successful employment of refugees. “This Action Plan shows the way forward to ensure that the economic potential of refugees is fully harnessed, contributing to their social integration and offering a win-win situation…

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Premier League and Sky team up to support Sky’s Ocean Rescue Plastics Campaign

Sky and the Premier League are working together to use their global reach and appeal to raise awareness of the environmental issues caused by plastic. The partnership will aim to inspire Premier League clubs and fans across the world to take positive action and reduce their single-use plastic intake, making small changes that will have a big impact. For the clubs, the Premier League will provide support and guidance on how they can phase out single-use plastic from their stadiums and operations. They will be supported by the Sky Ocean…

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