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.
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
Friday, 20 March 2020 by Admin
We are living in exceptional times. In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic, there are reports of racism against the Chinese. Awareness about colonization and racism helps us understand how some of the global inequities of today came to be Here are some ways you can act against racism.
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Friday, 06 March 2020 by Admin
By Neha Singh and Divya Badri This world women’s day, like every other March 8th, women around the globe will come together to share stories of their personal struggles; of their mothers and grandmothers. We get to see how far we have come and how much more is there to achieve. Before we discuss any
It might fascinate the teenagers worldwide to know, that what Greta Thunberg is trying to explain to the world , was the very same set of sustainable principles Gandhi lived by, 100 years ago.
In the past 100 years, globalization has impacted our lives economically, socially, politically and culturally. Some changes have upset our reference points in terms of geography and territory to such an extent that it would be impossible to think of most of the institutions, economies and social relations in cultural spaces today. What does globalisation