It is time to challenge the status quo when it comes to the pathways – or food systems – that get food from farm to fork, writes Brenda Behan of the UN's World Food Programme.
The International Energy Agency's annual report makes it clear just how important it is that the attendees of COP26 commit to investing in policies that will ensure the world achieves its net-zero targets.
The UK is planning to construct two subsea cables to link the country with giant solar and wind farms in Morocco, but Africa's landscape should not be blighted to provide power to the Western world.
Andres Valenciano, the Minister for Foreign Trade in Costa Rica, tells Courtney Fingar how ESG, sustainability, talent, stability and quality of life play a big role in the country's FDI strategy.
Microfinance can improve financial inclusion and help to alleviate poverty, but there are concerns at the negative impact this form of finance might have.
Argentina is in a bad way, economically and politically, all while it recovers from a particularly destructive Covid-19 pandemic. Foreign investors, it would seem, are not impressed.
The 14th SDG concerns conserving and sustainably using oceans, seas and marine resources. Can FDI play a role in protecting the blue economy?
Whatever climate action is agreed at COP26, it will be too little, too late. Investment Monitor looks at how the event could influence FDI markets in coming years.
Opinion: The success of COP26 rests on it providing an alternative to China’s Belt and Road Initiative
Superpowers need to provide the developing world with the greener infrastructure it urgently needs. As China is failing to do so with the Belt and Road Initiative, the West must step up at COP26.
Business professionals see greenwashing as a major issue, but genuine net-zero action doesn’t have to mean red ink
Concerns continue around the major energy theme of sustainability and the ever-prevalent issue of greenwashing.
By focusing their FDI activities on climate change, investors have a better chance of future-proofing their companies and enhancing their reputations.