The chocolate giant in September launched an ambitious sustainability plan in September and last month hosted its first ever stakeholder engagement workshop to seek partnerships from government, NGOs and even competitors to help address sustainability challenges.
When Makira Natural Park launched in 2005, it was able to find a source of funding that could be counted on year after year through the sale of carbon offset credits. But more than a decade later, carbon buyers and funding have been scarce.
Rebecca Carter –
Incremental adaptation measures will not be enough to protect livelihoods and economies in a world of climate change. A transformative approach to industries like agriculture is necessary, says WRI's Rebecca Carter.
and Rebecca Byrnes –
As renewable technology costs have plummeted in recent years, excitement about the off-grid renewable energy sector has exploded. Yet there are still some significant finance barriers to overcome.
A shocking 130 million girls are still not attending school today globally. Former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard explains why this gender gap is bad for gender equality, sustainable development, and business.
Billions of people primarily in Asia and Africa lack access to energy and clean cooking. It's shocking that countries are only putting a trickle of financing for energy access in these regions, says Sustainable Energy for All's Rachel Kyte.
The impact of electricity price increases on the competitiveness of selected mining sector and smelting value chains in South Africa project report investigates the relationship between South Africa's mining value ...