Global corporations are picking up speed to make a shift towards renewable sources of energy in order to reduce their environmental footprint. Some of ...
Tensions between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas are running high after days of fighting. The peace process has faltered and the shado ...
Guest blog by Katie Kross, Managing Director of the Center for Energy, Development and the Global Environment (EDGE), Duke University Social entrepreneurship is one of those terms that means different [...]
Businesses play a vital role in promoting global economic empowerment of women.To step up its efforts to highlight and promote women-owned businesses, Wal-Mart has become the first retailer to enter [...]
The World Wildlife Fund, in collaboration with the World Resources Institute, has brought together a dozen global companies to lobby for necessary market changes to make it easier to buy [...]
Global investments in renewable energy are set for a major boom over the next decade and a half. This will eventually help global carbon emissions to start declining beyond 2030. [...]
Cooperatives constitute a critical part of the world economy. Operating across all sectors of the economy, cooperatives provide 100 million jobs worldwide – 20 percent more than multinational companies, according [...]
In an increasingly connected world, technology, innovation and expertise can help find solutions to some of the most pressing global problems. A large corporation holds the potential to make a [...]
Fifty-three of the Fortune 100 companies that report on their greenhouse gas reduction targets have collectively saved $1.1 billion annually, while cutting down their carbon emissions by over 58 million metric [...]