Wednesday , February 1st , 2023  

FOLK HERO™ expands globally with push into Europe and the Middle East

New York, NY, Feb. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FOLK HERO, [INVNT GROUP]'s brand strategy firm, is expanding its global operations into Europe and the Middle East, growing its storytelling reach across the region. FOLK HERO is a modern brand studio, brand consulting agency, and leading expert in global brand storytelling. The firm has led award–winning brand strategy campaigns for...

HYCU® Introduces World’s First Data Protection Development Platform for SaaS

Boston, Massachusetts, Feb. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HYCU, Inc., the world's fastest–growing multi–cloud data protection as a service company, unveiled R–Cloud today, to allow Software as a Service (SaaS) companies and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) to provide, in days, backup and recovery services for their SaaS offerings. R–Cloud is the world's first...

Boyden Appoints Distinguished Talent Solutions Leader Chad Hesters President & CEO

New York, Feb. 01, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Boyden, a premier leadership and talent advisory firm with more than 70 offices in over 45 countries, is delighted to announce the appointment of Chad Hesters as President & CEO, effective immediately. He takes the reins from Trina Gordon, who retires after 12 years as CEO, 3 years as Chair, and 30+ years as a Managing Partner in the firm. "I...

SMPO Releases CP01 Disposable Pod Kit With Multiple Flavors And Large Capacity

GUANGZHOU, China, Jan. 31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SMPO Vape, a leading e–cigarette brand, recently released a new series of CP01 disposable pod kits. With over 7 years in the e–cigarette industry, SMPO Vape has always been committed to producing quality vaping equipment for its international customers. The new product CP01 offers an unrivaled soft and smooth vaping experience,...

Innovations improve field productivity and subcontractor management for better cost and schedule certainty

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Jan. 31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InEight Inc., a global leader in construction capital project management software, has announced its latest suite of software innovations, which are designed to increase forecasting accuracy, field productivity, and subcontractor management. These latest updates provide contractors with a higher level of forecasting accuracy based on up–to–date...

Senior UN Leaders Show Their Support to Afghan Women and Girls, Urge Taliban to Reverse Their Bans

Women receive food rations at a food distribution site in Herat, Afghanistan. Credit: UNICEF/Sayed Bidel By Naureen HossainUNITED NATIONS, Jan 31 2023 – Recent visits to Afghanistan by senior-led UN delegations underscore the urgency to protect the rights of women and girls, including their access to humanitarian aid and their right to work. The first delegation was led by Deputy Secretary-General...

No More Impunity for Journalists’ Murders — CPJ

Équinoxe TV is running a YouTube campaign for justice for Martinez Zogo counting the hours since his brutal murder. Credit: YouTube By Joyce ChimbiNAIROBI, Jan 31 2023 – The new year brought bad news for press freedom on the African continent with the brutal murder of one journalist and the suspicious death of another. Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) Africa program head Angela Quintal...

Environmental Accountability, Justice & Reconstruction in Russian War on Ukraine

The Ukrainian Carpathians. Credit: Muhlynin/Shutterstock By Jiavi Zhou and Ian AnthonySTOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan 31 2023 – Next month (February 24) will mark one year since Russia began its full-scale war on Ukraine. This large-scale land invasion has had repercussions across the geopolitical, humanitarian, financial, and even food and energy domains. It has also had devastating ecological impacts. Measurable...

Management of Protected Areas Is a Latin American Priority for 2023

Deforestation, along with fires, reduces the region’s forests, expands the agricultural frontier, shrinks the habitat of indigenous peoples and wildlife, destroys water sources, and brings more diseases to populated areas. CREDIT: Serfor Peru By Humberto MárquezCARACAS, Jan 31 2023 – The environmental priority for South America in 2023 can be summed up in the management of its terrestrial...

Overcoming the Currency Mismatch to Finance Clean Energy in Developing Countries

A wind energy generation plant located in Loiyangalani in northwestern Kenya. Credit: Isaiah Esipisu/IPS By External SourceWASHINGTON DC, Jan 31 2023 – Meeting our climate change goals will require massive investments in clean energy projects, in both advanced economies and across the Global South.  But financing projects in the latter group of countries requires an increase in foreign capital...