Economic sanctions have been used as a tool of war for centuries. Their main objective is to deter bad behaviour and enforce behavioural change in targeted states.
We outline 21 ways to change how we consume, keep and discard things to help build a circular economy. Across all aspects of life from food to travel.
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Two innovative programs for delivery and e-commerce kept entrepreneurs resilient during COVID-19. AB-InBev explains what factors made those programs effective.
Inflation affects different households in different ways, sometimes damaging the lowest-income households the most, research in the U.S. has revealed.
By promoting reusable packaging the World Economic Forum is helping to end plastic waste.
The proliferation of waste production is harming our planet and our people. We need to shift to a reuse economy to curb plastic waste and single-use.
Yogi Sadhguru discusses what's needed for a post-pandemic future, pointing to less consumption and individualism and better care for the earth's soil.
In 2020, the amount of human-made mass, or anthropogenic mass, exceeded for the first time the dry weight (except for water and fluids) of all life on Earth.
Despite rising inflation and supply chain disruptions, the world’s consumers are on course to spend more this year during Black Friday and the end-of-year holiday shopping season.
There are 1.8 billion millennials around the world, equal to 23% of the global population. They make up the largest adult generational cohort worldwide.
Digital denim, according to a new study, is a good match for more labour-intensive methods of denim production as it uses less energy and has fewer costs.
Double glazing and optimized air-con systems aren’t as sexy as 100-metre wind turbines and EVs – but the impact of energy efficiency could be immense.
The innovation born from the pandemic has created a host of new digitally native businesses designed to meet evolving needs and new market opportunities.