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No Small Impact: NGID7 Activates Over 25,000 Global Nielsen Volunteers

For Nielsen Global Impact Day 2018, on June 21, over 25,000 Nielsen associates—a record number of volunteers—across 91 countries volunteered in more than 1,450 events. Associates use NGID to give back to our communities in all kinds of ways: fighting hunger in food banks and farm fields, promoting inclusion through programs for the elderly and disabled, encouraging education in classrooms and afterschool programs, and participating in clean-ups to help restore our environment.

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Nielsen Video Series Asks Prominent U.S. Hispanics in Media Why Representation Matters

Nielsen knows that proper representation of the Latinx community is crucial to accurately reflect the community’s influence on mainstream culture. For additional perspective on the topic, we recently asked four accomplished Latinos in media to share their thoughts on why representation matters, that we will be sharing throughout Hispanic Heritage Month.

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Nielsen’s Dramatic Track Record of Innovation in our Watch Division Over the Years

Over the past several years, we’ve made tremendous progress advancing our ability to measure consumer behavior across platforms and delivering critical solutions that help our clients better monetize opportunities to reach audiences of content and ads. To illustrate our progress, we’ve created a timeline focused on our innovative steps forward in measuring the media landscape.

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Nielsen Included for the Second Year on Stock Indices Recognizing Companies Leading on Sustainability

Dow Jones Sustainability Index member

We’re proud to share that, for the second consecutive year, Nielsen has been selected as both a component of the FTSE4Good Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America Index, as well as the DJSI World Index for the first time in 2018.

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Owned Content Performance From Nielsen’s Social Content Ratings® Digs Deeper Into the World of Social Media

Since 2016, Nielsen’s Social Content Ratings® (SCR) has been the leading syndicated standardized measurement of the social impact of television across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. To provide even greater insights into the performance of content posted by accounts officially associated with TV programming, we recently introduced an enhancement known as Owned Content Performance.

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Nielsen’s Global Security Team Protects Our People, Technology and Integrity

Nielsen’s Global Security team is dedicated to protecting our people, technology, intellectual property and reputation for integrity. Bob Messemer, Chief Security Officer, Nielsen, discusses how the Security team plays an important role for Nielsen across a broad spectrum of environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues.

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