Fair Trade USA CEO Paul Rice on conscious capitalism, the plight of U.S. farmers

January 29, 2020 by  
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Why the human side of sustainability deserves more attention.

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Fair Trade USA CEO Paul Rice on conscious capitalism, the plight of U.S. farmers

GM revs up all-electric, driverless answer to ride-hailing services

January 29, 2020 by  
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Automakers aren’t yet taking the service business model all that seriously, but they should.

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How companies can source wool more sustainably

January 29, 2020 by  
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If sheep overgraze, they may degrade soil and cause erosion, which can be exacerbated by an increasingly warming climate. How the animals are raised and sheared are also key animal welfare risk areas.

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New UN Global Compact initiative aims to spur private sector progress towards the SDGs

January 29, 2020 by  
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A new management tool for embedding considerations related to the UN Sustainable Development Goals into day-to-day business processes.

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How CEOs, experts and philosophers see the world’s biggest risks differently

January 29, 2020 by  
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The differences highlight how the groups tend to think — in economic and ethical terms.

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Animal welfare expert Temple Grandin: Creative problem-solving takes visual minds

January 28, 2020 by  
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Instrumental in designing more humane practices for McDonald’s, the Colorado State university professor chats about the promise of regenerative agriculture and the state of sustainability in slaughterhouses.

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How companies can source down more sustainably

January 28, 2020 by  
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The key sustainability concerns related to down are around animal welfare.

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More people are using bike share programs, but the gender gap persists

January 28, 2020 by  
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Women make up less than one-third of commuters who regularly bicycle to work in the United States.

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More people are using bike share programs, but the gender gap persists

How cities can engage with Mobility as a Service

January 28, 2020 by  
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All forms of mobility must grapple with the same market pressures — competitive economic models, ownership and sourcing of data, and cities’ public policy goals.

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How cities can engage with Mobility as a Service

Davos, without snark

January 27, 2020 by  
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The 2020 meet-up in the Alps was heavy on climate, metrics and collaboration. Was all that jet fuel worth it?

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