Revelations of child labor, awful sweat-shop working conditions and both Zoolander movies, make the fashion industry seem like a pretty dishonest and soulless place to make a living. The reputation of the industry as a whole, being highly consumer focused

When Tahwii Spicer became pregnant for the first time, she faced a personal dilemma. She enjoyed the work that she was doing as part of a family-owned business in the baby industry, but at the same time she wanted to

Coal, historically, is the dirtiest source of energy ever used. Yet, once again, this week-end, Trump tweeted that it was beautiful and clean: America is blessed with extraordinary energy abundance, including more than 250 years worth of beautiful clean coal. We

It is difficult enough for a society to emerge from poverty. But it is significantly more difficult when specific individuals and groups, often already among the poorest and most marginalized in society, have in the recent past been specifically targeted

The jewelry industry is highly fragmented with a mix of a few large, branded companies interspersed with many family owned firms of all sizes that do business throughout the world. It includes the mining, distribution and manufacturing of precious metals,

In a world traumatized by Trump’s America First agenda, many worry that nuclear conflict is around the corner. As a result, global health tends to be down at the bottom of the list of things to worry about. Yet, as

This March, the World Bank Land and Poverty Conference featured progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a key theme. Practitioners, experts, government officials, and development partners tackled the land sector’s complicated and herculean task of supporting governments to

As the group that feels the effects of climate change the most, it makes sense that women’s empowerment goes hand in hand with action against it. They are the ones fighting climate change for themselves, for their children, for their

Scroll Up