WAAS was founded in 1960 by Albert Einstein, Robert Oppenheimer and others to bring to the world a space and a context to bridge Arts and Sciences. Today, more than 750 intellectuals, artists and politicians are developing a humanistic vision of “leadership in thought that leads to action".
praneo is an official member of the UN Global Compact, the organization set up by the United Nations to reach Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
We have officially committed to the efforts of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to align our actions with these 17 SDGs, and to help our clients to design a strategy and to allocate resources to achieve these global goals.
The ThriveAbility Foundation has developed the 2-day “Masterclass” seminar that provides a work-shop setting and theoretical framework for organizations that are advancing through the colors of spiral dynamics.
The YK Center's Lab is a 3-day off-site experience that exposes organizations to the ecological, social and economic challenges humanity is facing. Teams and companies leave the lab energized with a clear environmental and social mission.
praneo is the European partner of this lab. We use the know-how of this Israel-based company when assisting organizations that are struggling to establish their purposes beyond profitability for shareholders.
SWICA is a leading Swiss insurance company specializing in disease and accidents. It represents more than 1.3 million private and more than 26,000 corporate customers. For companies, SWICA offers a complete range of services from careful attention to prevention and follow-up of the sick and injured.
GFN created the ecological footprint calculators used, among others, by the WWF and many cities around the world. Every year GFN also calculates and publishes the day on which the Earth will deplete its stocks of natural resources.
The Center for Sustainable Development designed a UN-validated method to assess context-based multi-capital impact. This method renders current reporting standards that seek absolute indicators obsolete, because in reality, the ecological or human context is always unique, local and subjective.
The Caux Round Table (CRT) is an international network of experienced business leaders. Born in the 1960s from the arbitration between Philipps and Canon, it led to the very first formalized agreement on Corporate Social Responsibility.
ACES/CAKE supports entrepreneurship and democratizes new technologies. It oversees SENSORICA, an open-innovation laboratory that can create and sustain technical and social projects in the emerging world of collaborative economy.
praneo and ACES/CAKE/Sensorica have developed “Breathing Games,” a set of open-source games for children suffering from cystic fibrosis. By synchronizing their breath with the movements of a virtual hero, children then enjoy doing their daily breathing exercise, guaranteeing regularity and efficiency in the process.