The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world. Its mission is to fight poverty with passion and professionalism for lasting results and to help people help themselves and their environment by providing resources, sharing knowledge, building capacity and forging partnerships in the public and private sectors.
Using technology OCLC Online Computer Library Center has grown into a worldwide organization in which almost 25,900 libraries, archives and museums in 170 countries are members. The shared cataloging service is among the busiest in the world, enabling libraries each year to catalog more than 235 million items.
Waters Corporation makes innovative analytical instruments that assist scientists in discovering new pharmaceuticals, inventing new and more effective ways to treat diseases, assuring the safety of the world’s food and drinking water supplies, monitoring and controlling pollution, or conserving the world’s greatest art treasures, scientists worldwide rely on Waters liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry products. Waters is now one of largest companies in the analytical instruments industry, supporting scientists working in the world’s 100,000 laboratories.
DYMO/Mimio is a global leader in interactive teaching technologies and the master brand name for the Newell Rubbermaid Global Technology Solutions portfolio. The company provides businesses, educational institutions and consumers with innovative and easy ways to share, manage and organize information with improved efficiency and satisfaction. The MimioClassroom™ family of products allows teachers to add the tools they need, when they need them. And that allows more active participation by students to improve their learning.
Much of the FBI’s training takes place at the FBI Academy in Quantico, VA—from minting new agents and analysts to grooming law enforcement leaders from around the world. The Academy also serves as a premier learning and research center, an advocate for best practices throughout the global criminal justice community, and a place where lasting partnerships are forged among law enforcement and intelligence professionals worldwide.
Laureate International Universities include more than 55 institutions of higher education in 27 countries. With each addition to its network, Laureate is able to further expand access to quality higher education, reaching students who might not otherwise have the opportunity to reach their potential.
The mission of The Nature Conservancy is to preserve the plants, animals and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.