Much of the European Union is cheering the election of Emmanuel Macron as president of France. But problems like automation and unemployment aren’t going anywhere. Could a universal basic income help? One survey shows Europeans are warming up to the idea.
The bipartisan Congressional Budget Office has yet to analyze the bill. But analyses by the Wall Street Journal, Kaiser Family Foundation and AARP indicate that the AHCA will reduce overall healthcare access while also raising health insurance premiums.
When the Millennium Development Goals concluded in 2015, the global community celebrated that we succeeded in cutting poverty in half. But the actual impact of the MDG movement on extreme poverty was close to nonexistent. Will we manage to do better with the SDGs?
TriplePundit chats with Lynelle Cameron, VP of sustainability for Autodesk and CEO of the Autodesk Foundation, about biomimicry, Donald Trump and designing for a better world.
In addition to effecting change within private companies and corporations via CSR policies, internal HR policies, and social dynamics, fair policy frameworks are key to alleviating poverty.
Despite the perception that refugees create an economic burden, the overwhelming data suggests that they are actually a net positive for the communities where they settle.
Now’s the time for brands and companies to not only voice their stance on current issues, but also implement business models that make a difference in a socially responsible way.
President Trump has invited the Philippines’s brutal leader, Rodrigo Duterte, to the White House. Both men are close to a Filipino business partner of Trump’s who is also the country’s special envoy to the U.S.
Much like in baseball, a ‘farm team’ approach to workforce development — where workers get to hone their game in a lower-risk environment — has valuable implications for American businesses and workers alike.
The story of a transgender mother and her adopted child has made waves across India and the world — and it puts the focus on transgender rights, which still face an uphill climb in India.
You might want to skip the juice bar after your workout. Food companies have promoted juice for decades as a great source of vitamins, but the fact is that juice is loaded with sugar — and now more doctors are urging consumers to eliminate it from their daily menus.
KnowTheChain takes a detailed look at the working conditions in the global supply chain in its second-annual report on forced labor. And while some companies are sticking to their commitment to eradicate forced labor and slavery in the tech, textile and food sectors, they still have a long way to go.
Tom Brady has cultivated a reputation as a philanthropist; the problem, however, is that his foundation is reportedly writing checks to his favorite causes using other people’s money.
A Virginia-based company says its “granny pods,” or tiny homes for the elderly, offer a cheaper and more comfortable alternative to skilled nursing facilities.