.@KellyTClements of @Refugees says the private sector can help to advocate inclusion, through employment, and financial support for the humanitarian response: ‘We’re not going to move the needle on the #SDGs unless everyone is included.’ #SDIS21
Systems data can help predict crises, says @AniDasguptaWRI of @WorldResources, but we need ‘a much more detailed understanding of what’s happening to families, what drives them and their resilience’. #SDIS21
Strengthening Africa’s food systems is vital says @beth_dunford of @AfDB_Group, which is working with small-holder farmers to provide climate-smart technologies for things like heat-tolerant wheat. But it needs to scale up. #SDIS21
.@KellyTClements of @Refugees says #COVID19 has hit the world’s 82.4 million forcibly displaced people hardest. ‘This is not the time to turn away,’ she says, urging countries to help vaccinate refugees. #SDIS21
Measuring how businesses impact our planet and societies is essential. This coalition of over 50 companies is highlighting the need for a consistent #ESG reporting system.
Read more: wef.ch/2XzUawE#SDIS21
.@alisonmartin74, @Zurich’s CEO for Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Bank Distribution, says the physical risk of climate change is “crystalizing,” adding there were $210 billion in natural catastrophe event-related losses just last year. #SDIS21
For the first time, the EU’s green deal means we have a plan where 27 economies are going in the same direction, says Belgian Prime Minister @alexanderdecroo. “And that should be good for the rest of the world as well.” #SDIS21
The panel agreed that there's been significant change in recent years. Employees are looking for 'inspirational ethics', explained @aTunkel of @apcoworldwide - not just to be told what they shouldn't be doing. #SDIS21
Digital Traceability solutions can enable more sustainable, resilient and competitive value chains.
Discover a new framework produced in collaboration with @BainAlerts and understand how to unlock the benefits: wef.ch/3kpYc3W
“Nobody is safe unless everyone’s safe,” says @gavi CEO @GaviSeth, adding that one challenge with distributing vaccines has been behaviour that said 'I’m worried about my community, my country.'" #SDIS21