Author Archives: Farid Baddache

Rallying Behind Cross-Value Chain Energy Transitions

Energy transition needs massive funding. In discussion with stakeholders, Ksapa outlines in this article its solutions to address 3 key chokeholds companies face in activating energy transition projects – namely, the lack of time, competence and investment capacity

Manage Socio-Environmental Risks

3 Ways to Manage Cross-Supply Socio-Environmental Risks

In the face of growing cross-supply socio-environmental risks, Ksapa outlines a 3-part plan for businesses to better manage and mitigate them.

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.

ESG and Stakeholder Engagement in a Fraught Era

To advance responsible and business conduct amid conflicting cost-cutting policies, companies must engage stakeholders better, faster and more broadly. Ksapa shared 5 priority areas for immediate action and opened the conversation on challenges and solutions to the expert insights of Susanne Stormer (Novo Nordisk) and Christèle Delbé (Bonsucro).

Investors at the forefront of Human Rights Due Diligence

The PRI issued new recommendations to encourage investors to mainstream Human Rights due diligence. In this blog, Ksapa outlines a multi-year plan for investors to step up to the plate.

Covid-19 Provokes Profound Changes in the Circular Economy

Ksapa joined the World Circular Economy Forum led by Finland, the Netherlands and Canada, aimed at accelerating and amplifying the circular economy. Here are our highlights on the profound changes generated by Covid-19, that impact the very concept of circularity.

2030 Strategies: Combining Innovation and Positive Impact

Last September, Ksapa took part in a conversation on strategies likely to help companies accelerate their contribution to the 2030 Global Agenda.

Responsible Investment in Venture Capital: 3 Strategies to Advance ESG

Explores some of the challenges venture capital fund general partners (GPs), limited partners (LPs), and founders face in managing ESG issues and proposes a road map of strategies the industry could take along three pillars

Trends Improving Human Rights Risk Remediation Across Supply Chains

Ksapa held a webinar including 150+ registered participants from Fortune-500 companies, investors and other critical stakeholders to proactively address their Human Rights risks amid the Covid-19 recession. Here are a few takeaways.