global problem solvers

March 6, 2017


Be Bold For Change

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We celebrate the unique role of women in our world, the tools used for social change, and the technology to extend their reach. So be bold, make the imaginable possible.

March 8 #CiscoChat: Using Technology to Create More Opportunities for Women

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To celebrate diversity on International Women’s Day, the Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) team host a #CiscoChat at 9 am PST (12 pm EST) on March 8th.

Share a Tweet, Be a Global Problem Solver for Women

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On March 8 - International Women's Day - Cisco is hosting its first ever Social Sharing Campaign, #BeBoldForChange, to raise up to $25,000 for three of our nonprofit partners.

It’s Time for Women to Shine Like Diamonds in the Digital Economy

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Today’s computers are no longer toys for the wealthy or rich; just about anyone can leverage technology to do amazing things. IT levels the playing field and enables anyone to be a global problem solver, no matter their race, gender or age.

Remote Tutoring Model Attracts In-Demand STEM Mentors

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Our support of We Teach Science is one example of how Cisco is harnessing the power of the digital revolution to accelerate global problem solving, enabling people and societies to thrive.

Vote for Cisco in the 2017 Corporate Citizenship Festival

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Each year, the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship hosts the International Corporate Citizenship Film Festival. Cisco CSR submitted its most recent video, "Leveraging Innovation to Change the World for Good," and is one of 16 "large companies" participating in this year's contest.

Cisco Demonstrates Responsive and Responsible Leadership at 2017 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

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Tomorrow, more than 3,000 global leaders from business, government, academia, and civil society will convene at the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

Cisco’s Laura Quintana: Empowering through Technology

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This post originally appeared in Latino Leaders Magazine in December 2016. Laura joined Cisco in 1999 and currently leads the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) field operations worldwide. She and her team, based in 40 countries, help shape and drive public-private partnerships to design, implement and operate strategic CSR programs in the areas of IT education and […]

Cisco’s FY16 CSR Report: Empowering Global Problem Solvers

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This blog originally appeared on The Platform. We live in the age of digitization where astonishing opportunities emerge when people and devices connect. Mobile technology empowers remote workers. IoT-based factories achieve new levels of efficiency. Sensors monitor the availability of clean drinking water. We are innovating and reaching people in ways never before possible. At […]