The bad news: The world won't meet the SDGs on climate action, reducing inequality, protecting marine life, and responsible production and consumption by 2030. The good news: Business can reap huge benefits by fixing these problems.
Technology has made life in the tropics safer, healthier and more comfortable. But our addiction to polluting, energy-guzzling cooling is causing an environmental crisis. How can cooling become a hot topic for policymakers?
Backed by the support of indigenous communities, a small local electricity cooperative in Philippines' Benguet province is going up against a large energy corporation in a battle for rights to develop a hydro power project in the area.
Six in 10 Singaporeans are unsure how to recycle e-waste. While news of regulation for gadget makers is welcome, a university professor has called for a more sincere effort from producers to promote electronics recycling.