Sustainability is here to stay. Businesses at large are openly embracing it. Keeping track of businesses that practice sustainability as
By Tariro Kamuti Over the past few decades, South Africa has seen a dramatic conversion from livestock or crop farming
Going green seems to be the latest trend. It definitely comes with a load of benefits for business owners and
No one these days seriously denies the need for sustainable business practices. Even those whose primary focus is business and
“I am not poor; why should I care about other people’s economic situation?” This is a common phrase among the
Most corporate leaders understand that businesses have a key role to play in tackling urgent challenges such as climate change.
Many times we have seen photos on the internet portraying Africa as a “deadbeat” continent racked by poverty and conflict.
The cost-benefit analysis must drive sustainability investment however CSR may not improve financial performance. There is a time I once
When looking for leadership on sustainability, the search typically begins with big businesses like Safaricom and Unilever together with their
Companies working towards protecting the natural environment are doing a vital job. In this pursuit, they must also consider their
The need to regulate and protect our environment from issues resulting from human activities is attracting a lot of action
The importance of sustainability in the retail industry is globally rising to be a very vital consideration when creating a
Businesses consume a lot of energy for their daily operations. Alternative sources of energy can reduce the exuberant energy costs
Ask most business leaders what keeps them awake at night, in rare cases will the answer be the issues of
Scan the sustainable development goals. You will see- zero hunger, climate action, inclusive growth, gender equality among other objectives. But
Sustainability has been a part of the corporate vernacular for decades. This concept is primarily tied to corporate branding. However,
Many banks still see sustainability as something they do in response to pressure from NGOs or to mitigate harm. They
Sometimes it seems like community work has a high price tag and no one wants to foot the bill. There
At the heart of the vision 2030 Agenda, lies sustainable farming, the key to achieving sustainable Development Goals. Kenya’s Big
Businesses cannot prosper in a world plagued with poverty, violence, inequality and environmental stress. Therefore, for companies, doing well and
Most people are gaining more knowledge of the need for sustainability and are also taking initiatives for driving a sustainable
The development of Africa as an emerging economy is one of the highlights of globalization but currently, the economy has
Is it really relevant to have eco-labels on potato chips? Maybe not! Will we ever see the day when all
Capitalism and sustainability are deeply and increasingly interrelated. After all, our economic activity is based on the use of natural
By Warren Murray France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has said the fires in the Amazon are an “international crisis” and called for
Since 2015, when the United Nations established the sustainable development goals, the development community has been excited and energized but
Managing operations in an environmentally and socially responsible manner is no longer just nice-to-have but is crucial for a business.
According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the world population will reach 9.1 billion by 2050.