Consumer goods giants such as Kellogg’s, Kraft Heinz and Johnson & Johnson are not being transparent about where their palm oil comes from, casting doubt over their ability to meet public zero deforestation targets, a Greenpeace report has found.
As Australia prepares to unveil a progress report on how it is faring on delivering the SDGs, experts at a recent event in Sydney said that policymakers are failing to address critical shortcomings in its progress against the goals.
Morgan Simon –
If you're an impact investor, how can you make sure that your funding is going to those who need it? Candide Group's Morgan Simon recommends learning from activists: communicate, be purposeful and never settle.
Poor urban residents coming second-class commuters, having to pay to use park benches, and disclosing personal data without consent: To avoid such consequences of smart cities, governments have to think about ethics, say researchers.
Despite the fact that about 250 million children around the world cannot attend school, 2018 is shaping up to be a promising year for global efforts to improve educational access and quality. Here's why.
Charlotte MIddlehurst and Lili Pike, Chinadialogue –
China has provided huge funding supposedly to help developing countries mitigate and adapt to climate impacts, but it is also financing coal projects included in the Belt & Road Initiative (BRI). What do recipient countries make of this?
An independent media organisation in a tough industry, Eco-Business has striven to be Asia Pacific’s go-to source for all things sustainable business. To mark our seventh birthday, we've put together a video about our work and how we define purposeful journalism.
Asia Power Week –
Now in its 25th year, the Asia Power Week conference and exhibition will bring together industry players and policymakers from around Asia to discuss solutions to the region's energy challenges.