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Climate Change

Environmental Emergency: Sea Level Rise

The impact of climate change on our planet and way of life is terrifying. There is seemingly constant news about polar ice caps melting, different species of living creature or plant at threat of extinction, rising sea levels, dangerous pollution levels, deforestation, fire and the horrors that accompany all of these events. We are also told that small islands will feel these effects first. What therefore, does this all mean for Bermuda? What do we need to accept and what…


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Bermuda Program Internship Leads to Career in Local Healthcare

Stephen Lightbourne embraces his role in caring for patients at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital.   The BIOS Bermuda Program has been a cornerstone of the Institute’s local educational programming for more than 40 years. Since 1976, this unique program has given…


HSBC in the Community

HSBC and Ignite’s Bermuda Accelerator/Young Adult Entrepreneurial Internship Programme

HSBC and Ignite are presenting an exciting opportunity this summer for budding young entrepreneurs in Bermuda. They will be launching their brand-new Young Adult Entrepreneurial Internship Programme specifically for returning college and university students, as well as for all local…


Climate Change

Bolstering the Blue Economy

Throughout 2021, The Bermudian will be exploring issues and initiatives which impact Bermuda’s most precious resource—our ocean. In the first of this year-long series, we look at the government-led Bermuda Ocean Prosperity Programme, which aims to nurture the sustainable, profitable…


HSBC in the Community

SHE LEADS: A Real World Readiness Programme

Judging from feedback received from participants, the 2019 “SHE LEADS: A Real World Readiness Programme”, sponsored by HSBC Bermuda and hosted by the Bermuda High School for Girls (BHS), was a huge success. “I can really say I am ready,”…

Climate Change

How to Celebrate Earth Day at Home

Today is the 51st anniversary of Earth Day! First celebrated in 1970, we celebrate Earth Day as a way to raise awareness about environmental issues. Although we’re currently on lockdown, there are still plenty of ways to celebrate Earth Day…