January 2016

Microsoft Congratulates Winners of USDA Innovation Challenge to Address Food Resiliency

Global climate change is projected to have a significant impact on food production around the world. Extreme weather, flooding, droughts and other environmental factors can destroy food crops and make distribution more difficult, driving up prices and leaving people hungry or malnourished. Understanding more about how climate change is affecting our nation’s food supply can […]

Microsoft’s Public Cloud for Public Good – The Opportunity for Sustainability

On January 19th, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced our new commitment to putting the Microsoft Cloud to work for the public good. We are donating $1 billion in Microsoft cloud services through Microsoft Philanthropies to nonprofits and university researchers over the next three years, with a goal of supporting 70,000 nonprofits through the initiative. The […]