Ofo, the bike-share firm known for its yellow bikes in China, Singapore, and the United States, was tapped by the United Nations to help raise awareness on reducing personal carbon footprint and tackling urban environmental challenges.
This year is the fourth anniversary of the tragic Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in Bangladesh, which drew global attention to exploitation in the fashion industry. A consumer campaign aims to make sure we remember #whomademyclothes.
Cleaning up the oil palm industry's supply chains must go beyond environmental impact to the workforce. Fair working conditions and better lives for smallholders must be front and centre, say industry leaders.
and Jean-Michel Herrewyn –
Agent of change, commitment mechanism and sparring partner: These are roles that private operators can take on when it comes to water provision. Olivia Jensen and Jean-Michel Herrewyn explain, in the first of a two-part series.
Rob John –
Angel investors are beginning to flock to impact investments as the social enterprise space grows in Asia. Rob John outlines the three different types of angel investors today and how they can make a social impact.
The BBC nature documentary portrays Singapore as a green urban utopia where man has invited nature back into the city. The development of Singapore's last forests suggests the opposite is happening, note conservationists.
The relentless race to launch new devices and software while neglecting support for older ones is wasteful — and takes a toll on the consumer's wallet and the health of the environment, says Nanyang Technological University's Sharad Sinha.
Singapore-based companies are starting on the journey towards sustainability, although most of them have not yet made the connection between corporate responsibility and profitability. This is the main finding of ...