MTN transforms procurement with digital DNA approach

Driven by its strong belief that everyone deserves the benefit of a connected modern life – particularly on the African continent – MTN Group is committed to bridging the digital divide, bringing connectivity and financial inclusion to its operating markets.  “We are building the largest and most valuable business platform,Continue Reading

How digitalisation transforms financial services – BIAN interview

Hans Tesselaar, Executive Director Banking Industry Architecture Network (BIAN), talks about how digitalisation of financial services impacts the industry, how it can drive financial inclusion while also leaving some customers behind. Traditional banks need to adapt and expand their offerings to provide the best customer experience and to compete withContinue Reading

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Climate change transforms ecosystems in Arctic and beyond

KODIAK ISLAND, Alaska —  Forces profound and alarming are reshaping the upper reaches of the North Pacific and Arctic oceans, breaking the food chain that supports billions of creatures and one of the world’s most important fisheries. In the last five years, scientists have observed animal die-offs of unprecedented size, scopeContinue Reading

BIC Transforms its Approach to Plastic

Founded in 1944, Clichy, France-based stationery, lighter, and shaving products company BIC has built its business around bringing everyday essentials—most of them made from plastic—to consumers around the world. Now, in an era where products and packaging made from plastic are in consumers’ and legislators’ crosshairs, BIC is taking itsContinue Reading

This Social Enterprise Transforms Waste Plastic Into Fabric Using Charkha

Some of the imageries that cross our minds thinking of ‘fashion’ and ‘pollution’ include dumping of used fabrics in landfills, detergent foams from washed clothes floating in rivers, micro-plastics accumulating in oceans, and whatnot. Precisely, we have always seen fashion to be a facilitator of pollution. But what if pollutantsContinue Reading

COVID-19 pandemic transforms trade ecosystem for women

When COVID-19 lockdowns started and borders closed in March 2020, Euphrosine saw her sales of avocado oil plummet in Rwanda. So she created an online shop on her company’s website to continue selling her products. The impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on livelihoods, businesses and trade in Least Developed CountriesContinue Reading

Student Initiative Transforms Plastic Waste Into Hydroponic Plant Holders

A 2019 report by Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) estimated that India generates nearly 4,059-tonne plastic waste every day. Another study suggested that globally, a million plastic bottles are purchased every minute, and the number will jump another 20% by 2021, creating an environmental crisis. While organisations worldwide are investingContinue Reading

Ecuadoran water fund transforms consumers into conservationists

The Regional Water Fund of Southern Ecuador (FORAGUA) operates in 14 municipalities, serving 500,000 residents, and has restored 1,500 hectares (3,700 acres) of land and put an additional 337,000 hectares (833,000 acres) under conservation. By 2030, the fund aims to work in 39 municipalities, serving 1 million people and conservingContinue Reading