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By Magdalene Trapp, Biodiversity Policy Manager, NABU (BirdLife in Germany) Transformational change is needed in the systems that underpin our economies so that they benefit nature. In September 2020, NABU (BirdLife in Germany) and Boston Consulting Group released the report The biodiversity imperative for companies – Preserving the foundations of our well-being, which highlights that …

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail There is a strong notion in society that people need to ‘grind’ until they die, meaning that after college life should consist of eight hours of work a day, 14 days. of leave per year and constant stress. However, one entrepreneur decided that he was tired of …

The Covid-19 has exposed huge weaknesses in our economic systems. New Scientist asked six leading economists how to rethink it to reduce inequality and save the planet Humans October 28, 2020 Through New Scientist Roberto Cigna THE coronavirus has triggered an economic crisis of a kind never seen before. In just one month, from March …

The United States’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been a disaster compared to other countries. This is because our political system values ​​economic production above all other considerations, including public health. Leaders from other countries, like New Zealand, have shown how to prioritize public health and have been politically rewarded. But given our system, …

GST is different from many gold digitization projects. It is not a simple form of traditional “gold standard” tokenization. Instead, GST aims to serve the wider gold value chain through multiple processes such as gold mining, production, distribution, gold financing, operations banking and securities. The GST is also a system of circulation of values. It …

The Mahindra Group said on Tuesday that its chairman Anand Mahindra was part of a group of 14 global CEOs endorsing an economic roadmap that seeks to “better build the economic system” rather than simply “rebuild” it from the crisis. of Covid-19. Global CEOs include Ajay Banga (Mastercard), Alan Murray (Fortune Media), Dan Hendrix (Interface), …

Protesters demand urgent action on climate change, one of the many pressing issues facing the world, at a rally ahead of the start of the coronavirus outbreak (Photo: Chris Etchells) Paul Weller and the Jam performed a song called Life from a Window. Not a bad little air. It’s one of those songs about slowing …

After successfully suppressing the spread of COVID-19 in Wuhan, the original epicenter of the novel coronavirus, China has emerged as a world leader in the fight against the pandemic, providing assistance to countries that have subsequently struggled in their efforts to contain the pandemic, especially Italy and Spain. In facing the crisis, China drew its …

Gro Harlem Brundtland warned in 2001 that increasing inequality would encourage the spread of disease (Photo: AP) For the first time in living memory, the global economy is no longer shaped primarily by politicians or economists, or even by market forces. Instead, he was overwhelmed by the imperative for our health and the survival of …

“We went from 0 to 60 in five seconds,” said Kim Guadagno, Managing Director and President of Fulfill. Hurricane Sandy in 2012 was devastating, she said, but it’s worse because “the need is widespread, with no end in sight.” Last year, before the pandemic, Feeding America, the country’s largest network of food banks, fed 40 …