Public Sector
Another Mainer dies as 33 more cases of the coronavirus detected in Maine   
July 26, 2020
Source: Bangor Daily News - The BDN is making the most crucial coverage of the coronavirus pandemic and its economic impact in Maine free for all readers. Click here for all coronavirus stories. You can join
[more] 
Bauchi rural communities of water scarcity, high bills   
July 25, 2020
Source: Vanguard - Some Bauchi communities have called on the state government to urgently provide them potable water to help stem the COVID-19 pandemic.
[more] 
East Africa: New Guidelines Aim to Support Mangrove Restoration in the Western Indian Ocean   
July 25, 2020
Source: AllAfrica.com - For many coastal communities, including those in the Western Indian Ocean region, mangroves are critical to economic and food security. A new set of guidelines on mangrove restoration for the region aims to support the...
[more] 
US-CERT Alerts Can Help an Agency Prepare for Cyberthreats   
July 25, 2020
Source: fedtechmagazine.com - This monitoring agency works as a clearinghouse for warnings about simple vulnerabilities and major threats. Karen Scarfone is the principal consultant for Scarfone Cybersecurity. She previously worked as a senior computer...
[more] 
Center For Disease Control And Prevention Provides Guidance Urging Reopening Of Schools In September   
July 25, 2020
Source: Patch - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the foremost public health organization in the United States, has issued updated guidance for schools during the COVID-19 pandemic. The CDC has placed an emphasis on the importance...
[more] 
United Fresh promotes Jennifer McEntire to SVP Food Safety & Technology   
July 25, 2020
Source: FreshPlaza - After earning her Ph.D. from Rutgers University studying Listeria monocytogenes, she joined the Institute of Food Technologists, where she received the FDA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition Director’s Special...
[more] 
Legislation unfairly burdens insurance companies with COVID-19 losses   
July 24, 2020
Source: San Francisco Chronicle - Businesses’ property insurance policies typically include “business interruption coverage,” which protects against the financial impact of an interruption to business caused by physical damage to the property.
[more] 
UTA-based TMAC receives $3.3 million to help Texas businesses during pandemic   
July 24, 2020
Source: EurekAlert! - TMAC at The University of Texas at Arlington received $3.3 million in federal funding to help small- and medium-sized businesses respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
[more] 
China’s Bhutan Gambit   
July 24, 2020
Source: The Diplomat - Beijing is upping the pressure for a land swap deal to settle the China-Bhutan border, in hopes of gaining an advantage over India.
[more] 
July 23 evening update: The latest on the coronavirus and Maine   
July 24, 2020
Source: Bangor Daily News - Of those, 3,334 had been confirmed positive, while 403 were classified as “probable cases,” according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Maine CDC spokesperson Robert Long ...
[more] 
Displaying results 71 to 80 out of 34671
 

Governance & Accountability Institute is a monitoring, intelligence-gathering and knowledge management center operating at the intersection of powerful forces reshaping relationships between stockholders and stakeholders, and the public corporation. The key players transforming the markets and interacting with corporate management and boards include fund owners and asset managers and their third party advisors-in sovereign wealth funds,socially responsible investment organizations, activist hedge funds, public pension funds, labor union funds, private equity firms, investment banks...and more.

G&A identifies key players, monitors their activities, conducts research, charts the players's influence on capital markets and companies, and provides news and intelligence through G&As "SustainabilityHQTM" advisory services. SustainabilityHQTM resources at the intersections of powerful capital markets players--and the public and private companies they invest in.