July 24th, 2015
Companies across industries are putting education at the centre of their corporate social responsibility programmes. By working alongside schools they are able to complement and boost classroom learning and in time improve student outcomes. Over the last six months volunteers from Euromonitor’s London office have been working with two local schools delivering mentoring and workshops […]
June 9th, 2015
This week, 8-14th June, is Islington Giving Week. Islington Giving is a consortium of funders working to tackle local problems and make Islington a better place for everyone. The organisation supports over 40 organisations who are investing in young people, tackling poverty and confronting isolation. Islington Giving week is an annual programme of activities and […]
April 23rd, 2015
Having spent a day on the farm two things stood out. The first was just how much work it takes to keep the farm going: moving the animals; cleaning out their pens; looking after the vegetable and fruit gardens; running a vegetarian café; maintaining the buildings; and delivering education work with children.
April 21st, 2015
At the end of April we shall be making our third donation to our charity partner Just a Drop. We have already donated over £12,000 to the charity and in March agreed to designate the funds to sponsor a project in India. Euromonitor will be supporting a project in Parangani Village in Tamil Nadu in […]
March 3rd, 2015
The Big Shoulders Fund provides scholarships, special education programmes, instructional equipment; much needed school facility improvements, faculty support, operating grants and more to 89 schools in Chicago.
February 18th, 2015
To encourage London boroughs and partners to come up with new schemes to improve air quality the Mayor’s Office launched the Air Quality Fund in February 2013. One project to benefit from funding is the Zero Emissions Network (ZEN). ZEN is a joint initiative designed to improve the air quality and business efficiency within the […]
February 4th, 2015
Since the outbreak of the civil war in March 2011 an estimated 9 million Syrians have fled their homes, seeking refuge. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), over 1 million Syrians have taken refuge in the neighbouring country Turkey, residing in refugee camps in the south east of the country near […]
January 20th, 2015
On Friday 9th January staff members in our Sydney office took some time out of their work day to contribute to the local community through a volunteering day with The Salvation Army’s Streetlevel Mission.
December 19th, 2014
In lieu of mailing traditional greetings cards for the holidays, Euromonitor has made a number of donations, totalling £16,000 to organisations addressing food poverty. Today people in many countries struggle to feed themselves and their families. Redundancy, illness, debt, family breakdowns and rises in living costs all contribute to situations which leave people relying on food […]
December 16th, 2014
In October I wrote about the support we were providing to Vital Voices Global Partnership’s fellowship program in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Here Samer Altaher, Vital Voices MENA Program Manager talks about the impact having exposure to Euromonitor’s market data had on the participants: “Thanks to our partnership with Euromonitor, the VV […]