Category Archives: Sustainability

Rice Field

SUTTI, a Training Initiative to (Re)connect the Entire Value Chain

Ksapa presents its Scale-Up, Training, Traceability and Impact initiative for the resilience of smallholders and agricultural value chains.

Can Net Zero Approaches Frame Climate-Constrained Economies?

Can Net Zero Approaches Frame Climate-Constrained Economies?

Concerns as to the efficacy of Net Zero targets are fully justified. Ksapa offers analysis and tips to get your neutrality strategy right.

Biodiversity

Time to Invest in Biodiversity and Nature-Related Financial Disclosures

Ksapa identifies 3 systemic principles for companies and investors to wise up to the urgency of investing in biodiversity.

Grievance Mechanisms Spur Responsible Business

Grievance Mechanisms Spur Responsible Business

For the present article, Ksapa reached out to cross-supply chain social risk monitoring and management software experts at Ulula to outline 5 success factors for grievance mechanisms to effectively structure and secure responsible business policies.

Stakeholders Are Key Players In Human Rights Due Diligence

Stakeholders’ Role in Human Rights Due Diligence

Effective Human Rights due diligence implies businesses operate in a more efficient and therefore targeted manner. Such an optimization process necessarily relies on transparent and ongoing stakeholder dialog.

2021 is the year for supercharging business and finance sustainability.

Supercharging Business and Finance Sustainability in 2021

If 2020 was the year chips all fell into place, 2021 kickstarts action against the 2030 Global Agenda. Marred by a pandemic shock, the last 12 months exemplified the impacts of interwoven climate, social and digital crises.

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.

After the Pandemic, Achieving Better Sustainability Requires New Materiality Tools

Materiality analysis will capture stakeholders’ changing priorities during and after the Covid-19 pandemic.

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).

Shifting Towards Sustainable Consumption Behavior

How to mainstream sustainable consumption behavior? Key Learnings from the Sustainable Share Index outlined in this article.