Thursday, 27 May 2021 by Bhushan
25% of the world’s species are currently at risk of going extinct. This is because we are losing species 1,000 times faster than any other time in human history. If we continue on this path, we will reach the 6th mass extinction caused entirely by us humans! The five mass extinctions that took place before in the last 450 million years have led to the permanent destruction of 70-95% of the species
The scale of the problem is a first for many. While technology may have caused health issues for the people who use it, it has played other important and positive roles in the pandemic. Technology has enabled tracking of the disease to arrest its spread through mobile phone apps. Will it be a case of survival of the fittest or should we be thinking of the word “sustainability” – where no one gets left behind? We have a webinar series dedicated to Sustainable Finance.
Wednesday, 07 October 2020 by Bhushan
By Chakshu Sharma Outdoor or Indoor? Switzerland is generously blessed with beauty. Beautiful buildings, landscapes, cities and even serene little towns. Zurich, Zermatt, Geneva, Interlaken, Basel, Soglio and Guarda – to name a few – are all Swiss locations enjoyed by tourists from around the globe. People love the mountains. They go there to ski, get some down time from work,
Thursday, 10 September 2020 by Chakshu Sharma
According to the Swiss Federal Statistics Office, close to 347,750 Indians visited Switzerland in 2018 and became responsible for 780,815 overnight stays in the country.
Switzerland! The name brings with it imagery of snow-peaked Alps, delicious chocolates, cheese, and watches. But this tiny country is much more than these things. 1. An Excellent Quality of Life It is one of the countries with the highest quality of life across the world, as per Social Progress Index 2019. Work-life balance is
Thursday, 03 September 2020 by Bhushan
Hunger and malnutrition is a big problem worldwide. Akshaya Patra has a model that feeds hungry children with nutritious and healty food.
Sustainable Ecological Solutions These immense footbridges, sometimes suspended from tens of meters high, were created from living tree roots simply moved to shape them. The trees that the villagers use are ficus elastica, rubber trees. Their roots grow in the open air and with heavy rains they become very malleable. This is how the people
Another example of Swiss evolution and breaking out of Silos is our learning hub, where we attempt to create solutions for a more sustainable world through inter-disciplinary collaboration. We use blended learning to leverage tech in our bid to catalyze lifelong learning!
Friday, 24 April 2020 by Neha Singh
By Prajeeth Sitherasenan In December 2019, rumors had started that a new virus was wreaking havoc in Wuhan, China. Before major countries could react, this new virus called COVID-19 or coronavirus had spread to 210 countries, infecting 1.9 million people and killing 120 thousand of them (on the day of writing this blog). Schools around