Sustainable Eating
Neha Singh
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 / Published in Blogs
“One small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.” Neil Armstrong Thankfully you do not have to land on the moon, every time you wish to make a meaningful contribution to mankind. WEF 2020 at Davos, just proved this point.  An annual meet for business, governments, and civil society to discuss pressing global
Single Use Plastic
Neha Singh
Wednesday, 26 February 2020 / Published in Blogs
Before we dive into what is single-use plastic and why we are all worried about the plastic problem, here are some hard facts to digest: Since the 1950s, eight billion tons of plastic has been produced Each year 5 trillion single-use plastic bags are used Only 9% of all plastic waste has been recycled The
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Thursday, 23 January 2020 / Published in Blogs
Global hunger is on the rise and under-nutrition is still impacting millions of children. United Nation’s SDG Knowledge Platform estimated as of 2017 821 million people were undernourished 770 million were faced with severe food insecurity Aid to agriculture in developing countries decreased by $12.6 billion 89 million children were affected by either wasting or
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Thursday, 23 January 2020 / Published in Blogs
  This year’s World Economic Forum’s (WEF) conference in Davos has placed a huge emphasis on achieving the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and solving the climate crisis. One stakeholder in particular is being viewed as both the criminal and the solution for this problem. The finance industry. Executive director of Greenpeace reported that the finance
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Tuesday, 21 January 2020 / Published in Blogs
We are at the brink of causing irreversible damage to our mother earth. It is costing our economy trillion dollars in damage every year. We are at the risk of destabilizing our planet. Scientists say we have roughly 10 years to change our course and avert this disaster. In this time of need, who should
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Tuesday, 21 January 2020 / Published in Blogs
With such an attractive opportunity presented to private companies, will SDG 5 (gender equality) be the first to be achieved by 2030? Well if you are like me and you got optimistic seeing this figure, I have some bad news for you. To close the gender equality gap, it is going to take us more
Prajeeth Sitherasenan
Monday, 20 January 2020 / Published in Blogs
Davos 2020 kicks off today. For its 50th anniversary, World Economic Forum (WEF) decided its theme for Davos was going to be “Stakeholders for Cohesive and Sustainable World”. With so much noise around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), have businesses finally awoken to the reality of sustainability? Or are private companies using WEF’s agenda as a