"It's simply not ok to belittle anyone based on gender."
Last year's annual State of Forest Carbon Finance report showed that such projects now cover at least 28 million hectares
Part of the quest for positive outcomes entails using traditional tools, such as venture capital, in new ways. While venture
Companies are beginning to understand that they are uniquely positioned to scale up proven solutions to social and environmental problems, and that they have a role in addressing the challenges associated with poverty.
Now there is a generation of students, who in the past would have attended top business schools such as Harvard, HEC, INSEAD, and LSE, who are looking for more from their careers than simply bringing home a large paycheck. They want to give back from the start.
The system is poised for change. Now is the time for all of us to show companies that it is in their interests to lead. No brand is too big not to listen to its customers, and if enough of us urge the "Big 10" to do what is right, they will have no choice but to listen.
Without a bank to run, Yunus has turned to selling his vision for the social business model. But not everyone is convinced
"It is certainly not cheap but that is the price you have to pay to get access to this high-growth market," Vontobel analyst
In the People's Republic, contemporary mothers, flooded with information that promote a more liberal model of modern parenting, are conflicted.
Muhammad Yunus, the poor, and countries which we have always considered "underdeveloped" have a lot to teach us about sustainability!