Nielsen Associates Fight Hunger and Help Shape a Smarter Market by Donating Meals and Data

Food insecurity and food waste are two challenges that Nielsen is uniquely positioned to address; our food pricing and consumption data can help enable greater efficiencies in the marketplace while addressing the serious, sometimes overlooked, effects that these issues have on people in every market around the world.

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Data for Good: Building Charity Awareness Across Russia’s FMCG Consumers

This year, Nielsen Russia launched a pro bono Data for Good project for the Life Line charity foundation, which helps children with dangerous diseases by funding high-technology surgeries and medical research. For the project, we primarily wanted to help Life Line learn more about its supporters and then develop stronger connections with them.

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Nielsen Employees Address the Global Waste Challenge in our Second Annual World Cleanup Day

Nielsen associates recently came together to dedicate almost 2,000 hours of volunteering in 28 countries and across 59 events to mark our second annual World Cleanup Day (WCD) event. WCD is part of a global movement to address the growing waste footprint in our communities.  

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Nielsen Recognized for Third Consecutive Year on Stock Indices for Leading Companies

Nielsen has again been included in both the FTSE4Good Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index (DJSI). While these are two rankings in a sea of information on corporate environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance, we are proud of this recognition as a reflection of our commitment to continuous improvement across all aspects of how we manage ESG areas that matter to our stakeholders and our collective success over the long term.

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Nielsen’s ESG Journey Supports Sustainable and Inclusive Communities

8 billion: That’s the projected global population by 2030. How does this growing global society sustain itself? As basic as the question is, it covers wide-sweeping facets that affect daily life everywhere—the availability of food, clean water, safe shelter, access to natural resources—needs that vary wildly around the globe, complicating the world’s challenges exponentially as our population continues to grow.

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Nielsen Associates Return to Puerto Rico to Continue Post-Hurricane Recovery Efforts

This year, Nielsen associates returned to help continue the recovery efforts in Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. Together, the group logged 511 volunteer hours, contributing to critical home repairs, community projects and to begin repairing The Mendez Baseball Field in Yabucoa, which is an important part of the local community’s spirit.

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Sustainable Business Strategies: A Conversation on Social Responsibility at the Better Business Bureau Forum

Leading experts in the sustainability area, including Julia Wilson, Vice President of Global Responsibility & Sustainability, Nielsen, recently gathered in New York City for the BBB Forum on Corporate Responsibility to discuss today’s sustainably minded consumers and what qualities they look for when making their shopping decisions.

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