Vocational training programs are typically viewed as a lesser option than universities. However, as university graduates struggle to find jobs, vocational training is becoming increasingly promising. The Bureau of Labor […]
“Sustainopreneurship,” a term that blends sustainability and entrepreneurship, refers to the creation of a business that aims to solve pro ...
According to the National Fisheries Institute, shrimp, salmon and canned tuna alone make up 60 percent of the seafood Americans eat. However, most of ...
According to a 2015 report by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, India is home to nearly 195 million undernourished people. This ...
A company can influence consumers and create competitive advantage with the way it conducts its business. Integrity and trust are the key attributes that make it possible for a brand [...]
The environmental footprint of global companies has an economic cost that affects their valuations and competitiveness. The risk of environmental damage increases when these companies have a substantial presence in [...]
Government regulation of hazardous chemicals in the US has long lagged behind Europe’s, with far fewer banned chemicals. However, increasing consumer demand for sustainable products is managing to what the [...]
Every year, about eight million tons of plastic waste gets deposited in the oceans. Unless this rate is checked, in just 10 years from now there may be one ton [...]
Food waste continues to be a global challenge despite industry-wide efforts to reduce it. Every year, about 80 billion pounds of food are discarded in the U.S. The EPA issued [...]
According to Chris Elias, president of the Global Development Program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, increasing the availability and use of data is a public health intervention in [...]
Companies have traditionally been challenged by environmental activists such as nonprofits, charities and community groups that hold them to account for their environmental footprint. This decades-old trend is about to [...]
The UN has adopted a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty and tackle climate change by 2030. Goal 8 in this post-2015 agenda promotes entrepreneurship and [...]