Discover Data Program Aims to Ignite Interest in Data Among Middle School Students

The Nielsen Foundation recently launched Discover Data, a signature education initiative in collaboration with Discovery Education and The Afterschool Alliance. The program provides resources to students ages 11 to 14 that create excitement about the power of data analysis. The initiative includes student activities and career profiles.

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More than 350 Vietnamese Associates Make a Difference on Nielsen Global Impact Day

In Vietnam, this year we focused on helping orphans and the elderly. Nielsen associates across six cities visited orphanages, nursing homes centers for handicapped and disadvantaged adults. We spent our time preparing lunches, organizing various fun and meaningful activities and delivering donations valued at VND 82,000,000.

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Thousands of Volunteers Engage and Serve on 7th Annual Nielsen Global Impact Day

On Thursday, June 21, over 24,000 Nielsen associates from 91 countries volunteered across more than 1,450 events to participate in our seventh annual Nielsen Global Impact Day (NGID). NGID is our annual day of service when we encourage our colleagues around the world to donate their time, skills and expertise to benefit their communities.

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Enterprise Risk Management Takes a Holistic Approach

In recent years, we have focused on continually maturing our Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) framework to understand the risks that affect our business. Julia Wilson, Director, Global Responsibility & Sustainability, Nielsen, recently sat down with Mandy Straka, Director, Security, Nielsen, to discuss what our refined ERM strategy means for Nielsen and our stakeholders.

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Community Engagement Is Critical to Diversity & Inclusion Strategy

In order to provide measurement services that create greater efficiency for the clients and markets we serve—and yield greater prosperity for all—it’s imperative that we include people from diverse backgrounds in our measurement and our company. Crystal Barnes, SVP, Global Responsibility & Sustainability, recently discussed this multicultural approach as it relates to our overall Diversity & Inclusion strategy with Don Lowery, SVP, Community Engagements.

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Redefining Value With Our Second Global Responsibility Report

Mitch Barns

Today we published our second Nielsen Global Responsibility Report. The report captures our performance and progress on our long term ESG-focused (environmental, social and governance) initiatives that drive continuous value and improvement for our business and stakeholders. CEO Mitch Barns shares some highlights.

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