Although there are long-running corporations in the Philippines which have already been following the SDGs even before the UN crafted them two years ago, the country still faces some barriers to its broader agenda.
On a day that heralds older people, the UN urged younger generations and those in power to stamp out human rights denial to the elderly and enable them to contribute to their families and the society at large.
Sustainability is deemed to be nascent in the country that is confronted by a myriad of socio-economic challenges, and so pioneering social enterprises converged this year with one purpose: To make sustainable business the new way forward.
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Defying sceptics, the UNEP Finance Initiative has created positive impact on a global scale. UN Global Compact founding director and Arabesque chairman Georg Kell looks at what the UNEP FI has achieved in a quarter of a century.
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.
Beyond its positive impacts to climate and the environment, a transformation to 100 per cent renewable energy will also spur several Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), say ADB's Priyantha Wijayatunga and UNDP's Alexandra Soezer.
New research by Corporate Citizenship reveals that although business awareness of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals has increased in the past year, tangible action to address the Global Goals ...
For SustainAbility and GlobeScan's annual Sustainability Leaders Survey, we asked over 900 expert stakeholders representing business, government, NGOs and academia across 84 countries to evaluate the progress that institutions have ...