New research has traced the unrest in Syria and unfolding European migrant crisis to a drought induced by worsening climate change. Could a similar fate be in store for Asia, a region most vulnerable to its impacts?
A young Chinese startup with a 27-year-old CEO has a big dream: To make solar power part of everyday life for millions of people: Think airships, tents, mobile phones, remote control toy cars, bicycles, and a lot more.
The rise of smart cities – with billions of smart devices and objects, Internet connectivity and unprecedented amounts of data – brings opportunities and challenges to law enforcement agencies around the world.
Jessica Cheam –
Many palm oil producers and buyers are sited in Singapore. Hit them where it hurts, by mandating banks and investors to have codes that prevent loans to or investments in firms that aid deforestation and land burning.
Shamshad Akhtar –
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development endorsed by global leaders last week is a "groundbreaking and transformational" step towards ending poverty. UNESCAP executive secretary Shamshad Akhtar outlines five key steps needed for Asia Pacific to fulfil the agenda's goals.
Calling for a 'new industrial revolution' to promote equitable human well-being with lower resource use, the report cautions that the Asia-Pacific region cannot depend on declining natural resource costs for ...
Drawing on the knowledge and experience of 16 global companies including the likes of Jaguar Land Rover, Singapore Telecommunications and United Airlines, the latest research from Corporate Citizenship explores whether ...