Author Archives: Farid Baddache

Human Rights: 3 Key Principles for Managing Contrary Injunctions

In a volatile context where businesses and investors primarily focus on recovering from the Covid crisis, they must also change their methods to better manage their Human Rights risks regardless of these seemingly contrary injunctions.

Concrete Solutions to #BuildBackBetter from the Covid-19 Recession

Ksapa held a webinar to explore solutions for corporations and investors to #BuildingBackBetter. Here are some takeways to navigate the crisis learning from the past and exploring innovative solutions coming what has been so unique to date with Covid-19 crisis.

An Antidote for SDG-Washing: 5 Key Progress Points for Businesses and Investors to Uphold the 2030 Agenda

The latest in a long line of distortions in corporate sustainability commitments, SDG-washing consists in claiming support of a United Nations’ initiative, without resolutely acting in favor of the global community, let alone managing negative impacts. Here are 5 key progress points for businesses and investors to uphold the 2030 Agenda.

An Inclusive Recovery? Quite Simply Everyone’s Business

You were 100+ people to join a recent webinar held by Ksapa exploring inclusive growth. Here’s a short overview of a very interactive discussions.

3 Solutions to Align Responsible Purchasing with the Real Economy

Time to invest in responsible purchasing practices seeking for impact. 3 successful solutions to match practices with the demands of the real economy we’re sharing with Chief Procurement Officers.

For an Inclusive Recovery: 5 Key Levers for Businesses and Investors

Businesses and investors’ active contribution to inclusive growth is indispensable for our global society to emerge from the top, given the long list of inequalities accelerated and amplified by Covid-19.

What to Expect from the EU Mandating Human Rights Due Diligence by 2021

The European Commission announced it would implement a directive on mandatory human rights due diligence. Here’s what to expect by 2021.

Real Economy Business Leaders on the Front Lines of Post-Pandemic Societies – 3 Guiding Principles for Action

The Covid-19 crisis is putting strong pressure on real economy front line business leaders. Those managing activities feeding, caring, housing, educating, cultivating and transporting people and consumers. Here we describe 3 guiding principles for inspiration and action.

Learning From Covid-19 to Build More Resilient Societies

The crisis generated by the Covid-19 provides immediate lessons for building more resilient societies. Here we describe 5 principles inferred from the current health, economic and social crisis, to be applied now and without moderation.

Climate Disobedience and Stakeholder Engagement

Former head of UN Climate Negotiations decides to endorse Extinction Rebellion movement. A new era for stakeholder engagement is at stake for business.