The second edition of Global Opportunity Report identifies the top five risks that corporate leaders think will dominate the business agenda, and what business opportunities might emerge from addressing them.
Bowen Gu –
Asia's smallholder farmers are a crucial but vulnerable component in the region's food supply chain. CSR Asia project manager Bowen Gu outlines how and why companies should do more to help them.
Shamshad Akhtar –
Asia Pacific is uniquely positioned to deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals, but slowing economic growth threatens its development. UN ESCAP executive secretary Shamshad Akhtar outlines how the region can achieve sustainable growth.
The Paris agreement has been hailed as a success by many, but it fell short of protecting rural women farmers, who are one of the most vulnerable social groups, says Oxfam Philippines campaigner Airah Cadiogan.
Migration is not only the best opportunity for people to improve their lives, but it is also a crucial building block of Asia's economy. On International Migrants Day, let's recognise their contributions, say UN ESCAP and International Organisation for Migration's top officials.
For any climate deal to succeed, it will need to broaden its focus from energy to address all the main sources of emissions, especially transport, says ADB technical advisor for transport Tyrrell Duncan.
At Ethical Corporation we are continually hearing how a serious commitment to governance, ethics and sustainability creates long-term benefits for shareholders. It's been a while since the researches and financial ...