CSI & Sustainability trends
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South African companies, including those in the retail sector, continue to experience a significant change in mindset among customers. The reality is that doing business is no longer just about profit, but also about creating shared value and meeting responsibilities to contribute to inclusive economic development, and to give back to communities and our planet...
Justin Smith 12 Jan 2017
Sustainability is the ultimate long-term goal of any company, which allows it to contribute to the development of the country where it operates. It is no longer merely about profitability, but a phenomenon that must support the goals of a company through the triple context of its social, environmental and economic aspects...
Gaopaleloe Mothoagae 11 Jan 2017
Although SA has made huge leaps in provision of clean water, there is still a significant amount of untreated sewage contaminating our water courses...
Theunis Coetzer 11 Jan 2017
Dissatisfied urbanites increasingly experience carbon emissions, resource indulgence, aching infrastructure and the resulting gridlock, disempowered local economies and degradation...
Donia Kamstra 10 Jan 2017
The last few years have seen vast growth in corporate social investment (CSI) programmes. Businesses are taking heed of the strategic advantage generated from social programmes, and are beginning to understand and appreciate how a commitment to a healthier society drives the sustainability of business...
Helen Fraser 10 Jan 2017
Employee engagement is making a comeback - and this time, it's playing out in the CSI space...
Andy Hadfield 9 Jan 2017
Today, the world has 1.8-billion middle-class consumers; within the next 20 years it will be home to 5-billion consumers...
Hermann Erdmann 9 Jan 2017
Much of our modern life is rooted in the way we have designed our cities...
Alta Schoultz 18 Jan 2016
Portuguese startup Ecocubo's 96ft2 prefab is intended to host nomads who find themselves roughing it in the wild. It's an environmentally friendly alternative living space designed by architect António Fernandes in collaboration with the Science and Technology Park of the University of Porto (UPTEC).
Bo Bushwinkel 16 Mar 2017
Tanzania's most recent national census tells us that about one in 16 people has a disability in the country's Ruvuma region. But what if the true number was closer to one in five?
Dominic Haslam 1 Mar 2017
Strong winds and stormy seas have helped turn the Shetland Islands in the North Atlantic into a European renewable energy giant, producing more power than it knows what to do with.
21 Feb 2017
Tuna Fisheries are to feature prominently in future as the South West Indian Ocean (SWIO) Commission now moves to adopt a draft protocol on access to fishing grounds by foreign vessels, all intended to establish a common access regime of tuna and tuna-like species in the region.
Sylivester Domasa 17 Feb 2017