Agricultural technology – commonly abbreviated to agritech – aims to make the food production process as efficient as possible but does not stop at the growing of food.
Goal number one of the UN's SDGs is: no poverty by 2030. But is the Covid-19 pandemic making this target unachievable.
Smaller economies such as Singapore, Denmark and Switzerland lead IMD’s World Competitiveness Ranking for 2020, while the US and China struggle as their trade war makes its impact felt.
Brazil’s sustainable investing landscape has been increasingly appearing on the radars of foreign investors in recent years.
As investors exercise ever-greater caution amid the Covid-19 pandemic, investments that meet ESG criteria are rising in popularity due to their less risky nature.
Dr Rania Al-Mashat, Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation, tells Investment Monitor how the pandemic has accelerated change in the country, especially in terms of gender policy.