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New Sustainability Standards for The World Games Aligning with OECD Guidelines

New Sustainability Standards for The World Games Aligning with OECD Guidelines

The International World Games Association (IWGA) launches a Sustainability Strategy for The World Games, aligning with the OECD guidelines to enhance the environmental, economic, and social impact of the event. The strategy was announced on World Environment Day. [caption id="attachment_10960" align="alignnone" width="800"] New Sustainability Standards...

Funding A Sustainable Future: The Power Of Green Investments

Funding A Sustainable Future: The Power Of Green Investments

Green investments align with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and other ESG initiatives. With major businesses, like HSBC, Amazon, Apple, Tesla, and many others, adopting green investment practices, the trend reflects not only our responsibility towards the environment but also their financial prudence. Read on...

The Next Step in Smart Cities Governance: Digital Transformation

The Next Step in Smart Cities Governance: Digital Transformation

In the heart of the modern urban landscape, where innovation and necessity converge, a new paradigm is reshaping the very foundation of cities: the advent of smart cities powered by digital transformation. This dynamic shift is altering the way governance operates, revolutionizing the relationship between...

Society 5.0: Embracing A Human-Centered Haven

Society 5.0: Embracing A Human-Centered Haven

Society 5.0 is a human-centered society that balances economic and technological advancement to solve society's problems with super-smart AI data systems. It represents a new vision for a smarter society where humans, nature and technology create a sustainable balance enhanced by data. The concept of...

UN Global Compact Network UK Annual Summit Tackles ESG Challenges for Companies

UN Global Compact Network UK Annual Summit Tackles ESG Challenges for Companies

With a hybrid and online format, the UN Global Compact Network UK Annual Summit will engage corporate, government, and civil society leaders. [caption id="attachment_7167" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] UN Global Compact Network UK Annual Summit Tackles ESG Challenges for Companies[/caption] The UN Global Compact Network UK Annual Summit...

The Rise of Global Carbon Trading: Impact on Climate Action

The Rise of Global Carbon Trading: Impact on Climate Action

According to the “State and Trends of Carbon Pricing” report, revenues from carbon taxes and Emissions Trading Systems (ETS) have reached a record high of about $95 billion by 2023. But, how does global carbon trading ensure sustainable development and a low-carbon future? Carbon trading,...

Charting the Path to a Sustainable and Resilient Future: Bloomberg Sustainability Summit Highlights Sustainable Practices and ESG Integration

Charting the Path to a Sustainable and Resilient Future: Bloomberg Sustainability Summit Highlights Sustainable Practices and ESG Integration

In recent discussions at the Bloomberg Sustainability Summit held in London on 29 June, industry leaders highlighted the urgency and benefits of prioritizing sustainability and ESG considerations.  [caption id="attachment_7074" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] Charting the Path to a Sustainable and Resilient Future Bloomberg Sustainability Summit Highlights Sustainable...

Net-Zero Future: The Role Of Carbon Credits In Climate Mitigation

Net-Zero Future: The Role Of Carbon Credits In Climate Mitigation

Carbon Credits are hitting all-time highs in volume and on track to be worth $95 billion in 2023, according to the World Bank’s annual “State and Trends of Carbon Pricing” report. According to the U.N. Environment Programme report, carbon markets could “help slash emissions” with clearly defined...

Driving Accountability and Progress: Global Collaborations For A Better World

Driving Accountability and Progress: Global Collaborations For A Better World

According to a report by Global Impact Investing Network, social impact platforms have been the fastest-growing category of social business in recent years. These platforms bring together organisations, governments, and individuals from around the world to address pressing social, environmental, and economic challenges. The article...

GMEX Group Launches ZERO13 Digital Carbon Credits Aggregation Ecosystem

GMEX Group Launches ZERO13 Digital Carbon Credits Aggregation Ecosystem

Partners with Verdana Eco-Consortium, Alléo Energy and Pay DIRT GMEX Group Limited ("GMEX"), a leader in digital business and technology solutions for capital, commodities and sustainability markets, announced the launch of ZERO13, a climate fintech. [caption id="attachment_6776" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] GMEX Group Launches ZERO13 Digital Carbon...

Achieving The Net-Zero Future

Achieving The Net-Zero Future

Australia's transition from a fossil fuel energy sector to a net-zero future will be expedited by a government agency, the Net Zero Authority, in a bid to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. The Australian government follows steps from countries like the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany...

Tech For Good And Five Technological Innovations For Sustainability

Tech For Good And Five Technological Innovations For Sustainability

Global challenges like climate change, economic insecurity, deteriorating health, and many others need holistic and tech solutions. Technology For Good (or Tech4Good) is a much broader and inclusive approach that applies exponential technologies capable of addressing critical challenges in the most sustainable way. Is, then,...

How To Achieve Carbon Neutrality By 2050

How To Achieve Carbon Neutrality By 2050

The chief climate indicators are worsening globally. Although the pandemic led our world to a transitional reduction in carbon dioxide emissions, it is back to (and is even surpassing) the pre-pandemic levels. Holding off drastic measures, therefore, is completely out of scope if the carbon-neutral...