Ep. 296 Modern Slavery in Business

Modern slavery is real and can affect any business sector, or industry, so we must be vigilant. There are many fields where modern slavery could occur, such as supply chain/logistics, construction, agriculture, hospitality, retail, manufacturing, and also the restaurant industry. According to MSCI, 87.3% of the 238 active controversies cases were identified as related to…

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Ep. 295 Removing Carbon Emissions From Business Travel

Perhaps one of the most significant contributors to emissions is business travel. According to the World Economic Forum, employee travel is one of the world’s most significant contributors to carbon emissions; here are a few reasons. The prevalence of business travel by air and car, especially in countries where rail travel isn’t an option. The CO2 footprint…

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Ep. 294 Enabling Sustainable Travel Choices

Across all tourism sectors, companies face increasing pressure to adopt more socially sustainable practices and focus on long-term change. We know that travel and tourism is an industry with many challenges in terms of sustainability and ESG metrics. In terms of ESG, several stakeholders and potential ones now require transparency. Josephine Pipits is the Founder of…

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Ep. 293 Una mirada a las métricas ESG en el Perú

El cambio climático, escasez de agua, contaminación, bienestar de los trabajadores, diversidad de empleados, sobornos, abusos de derechos humanos, escándalos en la cadena de suministro. Sin mencionar las secuelas del COVID-19. Estos son solo algunos de los problemas ambientales, sociales y de gobernanza (ESG) y que están creando oportunidades para corporaciones e inversionistas. Para abordar este…

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Ep. 292 Retos y oportunidades de la Economía Plateada

En el mundo de hoy nuestras actividades económicas se basan en colores para incluir y definir algunos sectores y tenemos desde la economía naranja, la azul, la purpura y también la economía plateada. La economía plateada es el sistema de producción, distribución y consumo de bienes y servicios destinados a utilizar el potencial adquisitivo de…

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Ep. 291 Global Supply Chain Challenges

Nowadays, global supply chain companies are navigating within an unpredictable environment. The global supply chain is a complex network that connects manufacturers, exporters, importers, and providers of rail, road, and maritime transport. Almost 90% of the products traded worldwide use vessels to transport all kinds of merchandise, and 60% are in steel containers. However, part…

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