Ecosystem
Future Cities: Addressing Complexity in the Age of Shared Value

Future Cities: Addressing Complexity in the Age of Shared Value

Across the world, new urban models are being invented and constructed before our eyes: from post- industrial cities seeking regeneration (Coventry, Detroit and Charleroi) to technological utopias striving to be world leaders (Masdar in the UAE and Songdo in South Korea) to over-populated megalopolises looking for fluidity (Mexico City, Lagos and Singapore for example). Despite the […]

From Corporate Social Responsability to Shared Value: How Respecting Human Rights is Actually Sound Business Investment

From Corporate Social Responsability to Shared Value: How Respecting Human Rights is Actually Sound Business Investment

At this year’s European Development Days (EDD) in Brussels, a session was held on “Business and Human Rights: from principles to practice, two innovative tools for compliance and reporting”. While the concept of Human Rights has been discussed, debated and even globally institutionalised over the past few decades, it is only recently that we have […]