Conscious of our warming planet, I set out to find companies with climate-focused ideology ingrained into their strategy from inception. This took me on a journey via the Silicon Roundabout in London, lecture halls, networking events, and multiple face-to-face meets; in
On a recent visit to Iraq, I saw a tale of two countries: one of progress, and one of destruction. Deeper within those stories are lessons on how to deal with global insecurity, terrorism, and an unprecedented global refugee crisis.
The Cheeky Panda is a UK-based start-up producing ultra-sustainable, low-carbon, bamboo tissue products. It has successfully reached and even exceeded the amount of funds it sought on crowdfunding platform Seedrs. The idea behind this start-up, founded by Chris Forbes and
How to Accelerate progress on Sustainable Development Goals by mobilizing action in agriculture and food systems One key accelerator for progress towards the SDGs is the agriculture and food systems cluster. Action in agriculture and related sectors has a strong
Editor's Note: A special acknowledgment goes to Jane Madgwick, CEO of Wetlands International , one of the authors of the report referenced below: Water Shocks: Wetlands and Human Migration in the Sahel. Agreed upon in a flurry of optimism in 2015, the
Part of Seedrs’ fundraising efforts is the Sustainable Accelerator, led by Sustainable Ventures. Over the years, the Sustainable Accelerator’s team has developed a portfolio of sustainable and innovative start-ups selecting among the best in the United Kingdom. At the moment,