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Climate Change

Environmental Emergency: Trash

Our lifestyles generally, the pollution we generate and the amount of waste we create through packaging or discarding items we no longer want, especially when they are not discarded properly, are damaging our island’s ecology and contributing to climate change. What must we do to stop this getting worse? Bermuda is beautiful, but take a closer look and you will spot snack packets, plastic bags, discarded bottles or even the detritus of a whole meal that someone has been too…


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…


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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…


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…