Removing risks around Digital Transformation requires a vision…and the right kind of visibility

Digital Transformation presents a daunting task. Howard Beader, Vice President of Product Marketing, Catchpoint, provides insight into tackling many of these challenges. The success of any Digital Transformation initiative hinges on centering new and innovative technologies at the heart of business strategy. When organizations get it right, innovation and evenContinue Reading

Fonterra restructure law risks pushing up emissions and diminishing freshwater quality, environment commissioner warns

A proposed law change bolstering Fonterra’s dominant market position risks increasing climate and freshwater pollution, the environment watchdog says, and should be paused until more analysis is done. The Government appears to be unmoved by those concerns, however, and says it does not plan to look into the potential environmentalContinue Reading

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Environmental risks There’s no single taxonomy of environmental risks. Consider what categories your organization uses and what is used elsewhere in the sector. The following should all be covered, at a minimum, but may be described in different ways using different terminology: Climate change. This should include the effect ofContinue Reading

Impact of micro-environmental factors on survival, reproduction and distribution of Oncomelania hupensis snails | Infectious Diseases of Poverty

Webster JP, Molyneux DH, Hotez PJ, Fenwick A. The contribution of mass drug administration to global health: past, present and future. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2014;369:20130434. PubMed  PubMed Central  Article  Google Scholar  Hotez PJ, Fenwick A, Savioli L, Molyneux DH. Rescuing the bottom billion through controlContinue Reading

Security Risks of Environment Crisis

The world’s growing environmental crisis—including Climate Change, which has resulted in widespread droughts, floods and heatwaves threatening major food crops—is escalating security risks worldwide. A new policy report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), titled ‘Environment of Peace: Security in a New Era of Risk,’ points out thatContinue Reading