We believe there has never been a better time to create a better future for our children; a world where everyone has enough food to eat and no child goes to bed hungry.
Where every child lives to their fifth birthday and has the right to a happy childhood.
Where every home has enough water to drink and to wash, cook and clean.
And where everybody can enjoy life today while protecting the planet for future generations.
Unilever brightFuture is a platform that helps unite and amplify the efforts of a growing community of people who believe it is possible to build a world where everyone lives well and lives sustainably.”
Who recognise we can only achieve this if we all work together to do small actions every day that make a real difference.
And who inspire others to join us in making this the way everyone chooses to live.
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WE BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF TAKING ACTION
Whether it’s viewing and sharing with friends an inspiring film, boosting the self-esteem of young women, making a donation to a food bank, we think that every single action can make a real difference.
We invite you to make your contribution by exploring our website, see the possibilities and take action on the projects that inspire you.
Unilever is already working towards many of them
We are helping Live Earth to unite a billion voices to deliver this single message to the world leaders
Global Goals for a #BRIGHTFUTURE
Join us in the fight against climate change
Climate change is real and it is happening now
“Unilever continues to demonstrate its leadership position in the global food and personal care space.” – Dow Jones Sustainability Index
Trees give us many gifts - from fruits to paper - but they provide some surprising presents as well.
Trees provide a range of essential services, so protecting them is important for the entire planet.
In a city, trees and green spaces provide much needed peace and tranquillity from the hustle and bustle of work life and traffic. On warm summer days, we flock to green spaces and appreciate every second spent in the cooling shade of our trees, as our children play on the grass. In the city, we wouldn’t dream of cutting down a healthy tree, so why is this different in our rainforests?
Our world is more connected than ever before, but we are facing some major obstacles that need to be overcome. By coming together and supporting the UN’s 17 Global Goals, we have the power to create a bright future.
Take sustainable action with thousands around the world this June 5th for World Environment Day.
We honor a student going above and beyond to create a more sustainable society.
Young entrepreneur, Maya Penn, keeps the environment top-of-mind throughout her many ventures.
Recycling is one of the most effective ways to help sustain the environment, which is why we’ve made it a core part of our business and social mission.
When it comes to recycling, many people don’t consider the opportunities in the bathroom. Here are the steps you need to green your hygiene routine.
You can start helping the environment in your very own home. Kickstart your sustainability habits with these quick eco-tips.
The Global Citizen Festival united 48,000 festival-goers for a day of celebration and kick-started the UN’s Global Goals – 17 goals that we must all work towards over the next 15 years to help create a bright future.
These 17 Global Goals for sustainable development could be the key that will unlock a united community and ensure global leaders will be able to help create a bright future for all of us.
Tea is the second most popular drink in the world, with the livelihoods of 50 million people depending on its production. That’s why we’re taking climate action to help ensure our tea brands, like Lipton®, are doing their part to protect the planet and the farmers who produce our products.
Let’s add up all the ways forests help our planet to see why we must protect them for future generations.
“If it’s melted, it’s ruined” is true of both ice cream and the Earth.
The rainforest seems a far cry from the recording studios and the bright lights of the stages, from which rapper Prince Ea expresses his views and entertains the crowds. Yet, it seems both are echoing with sounds calling for change.
Ben & Jerry’s prides themself on making the best possible ice cream in the nicest possible way, and in the small Dutch town of Hellendoorn, The Chunkinator is helping them to do just that.
It’s hard to believe that our actions could affect billions of people, but when it comes to climate change, our decisions matter to everyone – from the food we eat to the information we share.
With small changes, our planet and environment can see big results.
A bite of chocolate can be just the thing we need to help us unwind at the end of a long day. The World Cocoa foundation provided the estimates that around the world, 5 million to 6 million cocoa farmers and 40 million to 50 million people depend on cocoa for their livelihood.
Climate change is a matter of social and economic justice, with the impacts of it often hitting the poorest and most vulnerable people around the world.
The threat of climate change, coupled with an ever-increasing population, means sustainable choices in your food shopping has never been more important.
Protecting the world’s forests is a key priority in the fight against climate change. Deforestation is causing harmful greenhouse gas emissions being released into the Earth’s atmosphere but it’s not too late to take action.
As leaders gather in Switzerland, sustainability takes center stage.
Our Chief Marketing and Communications Officer Keith Weed believes we are at the edge of something big.
Climate change is real and it’s happening now. Most of us know that the earth is getting hotter, but do we really understand its causes or its impact? Read our introduction to climate change and join us as we take climate action to build a brighter future.
This post was written by Paul Polman, CEO of Unilever, as part of a series produced by The Huffington Post, recognizing the threats posed by Climate Change.
The Climate Summit 2014 saw world leaders, corporations and passionate members of the public join together to commit to climate action.
Climate change is already affecting the earth but we can help slow it down by taking action – small actions – that reduce carbon emissions and build a better planet.