Nature and Ukraine make Davos very far from business as usual

by Rashmee

Posted on May 24, 2022


Journalists have been reporting the usual sorts of things back from Davos: ** that …

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Ukraine has spurred companies to walk the ESG talk…mostly

by Rashmee

Posted on March 3, 2022


Ukraine has spurred companies to walk the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) talk. The news …

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Gen Z and the business of being woke

by Rashmee

Posted on February 19, 2022 / open Democracy


Genuine corporate activism can pay off, but consumers can smell woke-washing – from mayo with …

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Where in the modern world is waste being repurposed to build?

by Rashmee

Posted on December 4, 2021


It’s interesting to consider the way in which that particular breed of person, the innovation …

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Journalists are comically attached to linear narratives even when trying to wake up in 2041

by Rashmee

Posted on November 29, 2021


Journalism is a very different profession from writing fiction (as I have learnt, slowly, painfully, …

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How to shop without costing the Earth

by Rashmee

Posted on November 11, 2021 / open Democracy


Consumerism is undoubtedly bad for the planet, but with Singles Day and the forthcoming season …

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The world needs more Ithacas

by Rashmee

Posted on November 7, 2021


One American city plans to decarbonize every building. The Washington Post reports that Ithaca in …

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How to make COP26 a success? Talk about plastics

by Rashmee

Posted on November 3, 2021 / open Democracy


It’s nearly 30 years since the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change was signed …

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The ‘next climate summit’ (after COP26, that is)

by Rashmee

Posted on October 28, 2021


COP26 hasn’t even begun and some media organisations are on to the “next climate summit”.…

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Why the livestock farmer is the world’s next guru

by Rashmee

Posted on July 26, 2021


I was very taken by a British professor’s assertion the other day that bankers and …

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK