UN agencies along with the World Economic Forum, the Global Environment Facility, and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development called for an overhaul of the current global electronics system this week in Davos, Switzerland.
Environmental management is taking center stage at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
A coalition to reduce food waste made up of CEOs of major companies, government officials, heads of nonprofits and others formed today at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland. The coalition, called Champions 12.3, aims to accelerate progress toward meeting Target 12.3 of the UN Sustainable Development Goals ... Read more »
Business leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos are urging governments to reach a climate change agreement at the UN Climate Change Conference, which will take place in Paris in December. “This is the year to make a big climate deal in Paris,” Feike Sijbesma, chief executive of DSM, ... Read more »
Climate change and clean energy took top billing at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, with world leaders and CEOs discussing how both affect the global economy and businesses’ bottom line. The four-day annual meeting wrapped up on Saturday. Here are some highlights: The World Economic Forum and ... Read more »
Coca-Cola and Nike are among the global companies that have acknowledged that climate change is a major threat to commerce and adapted their business practices as a result, the New York Times reports. Coke’s turning point came in 2004 when the beverage giant lost an operating contract in India due ... Read more »
SAP has announced plans to invest $6.6 million in sustainability and entrepreneurship at the World Economic Forum at Davos, Switzerland. The software corporation will join the Livelihoods Fund with a €3 million ($4 million) investment. The Livelihoods Fund is an investment company which plants trees to fight climate change, improve ecosystems, ... Read more »