The Business of Sustainability — A Career in Impact Investing
A few years out of Hamilton, Jessica Pedersen ’15 realized she wanted to be part of an enterprise with a mission, which led her to Pacific Community Ventur…
The LA County Sustainability Plan
Last week, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the LA Countywide Sustainability Plan. Along with my colleagues Sean Hecht and Nat Logar and other faculty across UCLA, I assisted in the drafting process and witnessed the shaping of the Plan from the ground up.
Capri introduces fine on single-use plastics
Capri, an island in the Bay of Naples, has introduced a ban on single-use plastics and a fine of $560 for anyone who brings them to the island.
‘Shift to industry 5.0 may cause job losses’ | Cai Ordinario
The shift to Industry 5.0 could lead to job losses if workers are not retooled and reskilled, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has warned. In a special supplement titled, “Capturing the Digital Economy: A proposed measurement framework and its applications,” experts also said shifting to Industry 5.0 from Industry 4.0, however, would still lead to increased consumption and job opportunities if workers are able to adapt. “Data suggest that, while effects of technology improvements observably reduce labor demand as a result of substitution, positive job impacts coming from consumption and new labor requirements may compensate,” the ADB said.
Can The Circular Economy Reinvent Fashion ? – IntelligentHQ
In recent times, the idea of a “circular economy” has arisen, and this concept has spread far and wide across Europe as well as North America and Asia.
Progress towards the circular economy by raising environmental awareness
Ferrovial Services promotes activities to increase citizens’ environmental awareness and involvement partnering with its clients to fight climate change. The…