Joe Biden and the other democratic candidates have identified the environment as a key issue with which to challenge Donald Trump in the 2020 election
This year, second year MBA students chose to research some of the hottest topics in sustainability including food waste and air pollution in the mega cities of Asia.
The Geo-politics topics my MBA students have chosen to work on for their final projects are an indication of what issues they are paying attention to.
Venezuela and Libya share tremendous oil wealth but are politically deeply divided exposing the complexity of the international geo-political system and its inability to agree on legitimacy in the face of civil conflict.
Patagonia and Interface have announced new mission statements which go beyond sustainability to actively taking part in reversing negative environmental impacts echoing the ideas of Gunter Pauli who introduced the idea of the Blue Economy in 2010.
The timing of the US’s recognition of Israel’s annexation of the Golan Heights seems to be more about the political future of Donald Trump and Bibi Netanyahu than the real security of Israel and the region.