Youths today will play an increasingly critical role in shaping how organisations adapt to an uncertain world beset with urgent environmental and social problems. This initiative provides a platform to accelerate the understanding of sustainability issues among youths and enable them to apply it in real-world business and policy contexts.
Meanwhile, greenwashing has hit the headlines this week, with Norwegian non-profit Skift publishing the Guide Against Greenwashingwhich points out that more companies are making green claims, often without justification, and consumers are now more sceptical of brand claims. Here's what you should watch out for.
Commitments to ending forest destruction across palm oil supply chains remain unfulfilled 10 years after they were made, with companies failing to report on how they are monitoring their own and their suppliers’ operations.
Shell wants to repurpose its Singapore business, which hosts its largest oil refinery in the world. The multi-year plan will cut its workforce by 500, but move the energy giant closer to net zero emissions.
As part of the Philippine government’s rehabilitation drive in the famed tourist destination, a Filipino proprietor has been charged for allowing his hotels to occupy the seashore, encroach on forest land and block wastewater.