The Singaporean obsession with food is a good place to start education and action on why food waste is such a scandal, says international food waste fighter Tristram Stuart. Eco-Business asks him how businesses can take action on food waste prevention.
As rapid urbanisation and its links with poverty, inequality, public health, migration, and climate change becomes a pressing concern, the creation of a new UN body to focus on urban sustainability has been proposed.
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It's time to start imagining the worst weather scenarios possible, if we are to be prepared for more severe natural disasters in this era of climate change, writes ADB's Renard Teipelke.
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Business interruptions, reputational damage and loss of consumer trust are just some ways discovering human trafficking in one's supply chains could impact the business. Here's how companies can minimise their risk, according to CSR Asia's Richard Welford.
Can the world reach peak demand for oil by 2040? Switching to electric vehicles is one way to get there, but trends such as ride-sharing programmes and car-free urban zones can be just as critical, writes researchers.
Dutch manufacturing company AkzoNobel and sustainability media firm Eco-Business held the inaugural Cities:Possibilities forum on 8 November 2016. Read this outcome report for highlights from this insightful dialogue.
The Harnessing Public-Private Cooperation to Deliver the New Urban Agenda report emphasises that the future of cities largely depends on the way urbanisation is managed and public-private collaboration is leveraged ...