Puerto Rico based Homera has become the latest company to join Champions 12.3, the leading global movement fighting food waste around the world. Formed in late 2015, the initiative is an offshoot of the United Nations decision earlier that year to pursue 17 Sustainable Development Goals, or SDGs. Goal 12 seeks to "ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns," and the third target within that goal, or 12.3, calls for cutting in half the per capita food waste generated globally at the retail and consumer level, including food losses along production and supply chains and post-harvest losses, all by 2030.Read More
This year's busy hurricane season is as good a time as any to focus on today's resilience imperative, which applies to every city and location in our region of the Americas and everywhere else in the world. This is why resilience is one of the five building blocks of our Holistic Value Chain (HVC) sustainability toolkit for small and mid-size business, because climate change has turned it into an indispensable part of doing business no matter where you're located.Read More
When 85% of S&P 500 companies publish sustainability reports, and 130 institutional investors representing a whopping $17 trillion in assets come together under the CERES umbrella to push even more companies to adopt best sustainable practices, you know we've reached mainstream levels in our shared goal of greening business across the world.Read More
You deserve a prize if you can tell the type of fish these species belong to: Alalunga, Bigeye, Atlanticus, Macoyii, Skipjack, Tongol, Dogtooth, Frigate and Kawakawa.
Well? Did you pass the seafood connoisseur test?
I must admit to some cheating here. Perhaps it's easier if instead of Atlanticus I'd said Blackfin, and Bluefin instead of Macoyii. The one that would have certainly given it away is Albacore instead of Alalunga. And I didn't even mention Yellowfin or its scientific name Albacares.
So, did you guess it now?Read More