Leon Kaye

Leon Kaye is the founder and editor of GreenGoPost.com. Based in California, he is a business writer and consultant. His work is also on The Guardian’s Sustainable Business site as has appeared on Inhabitat and Earth911. His focus is making the business case for sustainability and corporate social responsibility. Among the regions across the world in which he covers is Qatar, one of the Middle East countries in which he takes a keen interest because of its transformation into a post-oil economy. Other areas of interest include sustainable development in The Balkans, Brazil and Korea. Contact him at leon@greengopost.com.

Coca-Cola, Walmart Join Oxford in Boosting Women’s Equality Worldwide

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Rick Perry Signs a Carbon Capture Agreement with Saudi Arabia

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Patagonia: ‘The President Stole Your Land’

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The Economist’s Food Sustainability Index Has a Huge Surprise

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Allcot Says It Can Fill in the Gaps in Companies’ Climate Action Plans

International tourism's carbon footprint will increase dramatically over the next decade, but this company believes it can assist the travel sector, and businesses…

Tourism vs. Sustainable Development: Can Resorts Be a Driver of Inclusive Growth?

Fundación Grupo Puntacana claims it serves as a model of how the public and private sectors can allow tourism to thrive while mitigating…

If Global Tourism is to Become Sustainable, It Must Break Free from Its Silo

Thanks to cheaper and more efficient air travel, not to mention the growth of the middle class in emerging economies, more people are…

The Global Apparel Industry Hopes a New Tool Can Eliminate “Audit Fatigue”

This week, the Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) released an update to the Higg Index, the global apparel industry’s standard to assess environmental and…

Airbnb: Tourism Will Drive Sustainable Growth in Developing Economies

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As Demand for Tech Skills Surges, Is College Really Right for All?

The question remains - is college right for everyone? Education leaders recently met during Dreamforce in San Francisco to talk about how post-secondary…

Philanthropy and the Impact Revolution

Nonprofits are finding that they need to be held accountable to a different standard than what was acceptable in the past. But this…

Ford Rolls Out First Plug-in Hybrid Police Car

Ford has rolled out a new plug-in hybrid police car that can drive up to 21 miles on a single charge and can…

Deforestation Puts Almost $1 Trillion in Assets at Risks Worldwide

According to a report issued today by CDP, deforestation is leaving as much as $941 billion in assets worldwide at risk as they…

Tesla Wows with Semi and $250K Roadster, But Future is Cloudy over ‘Production Hell’

Tesla and Elon Musk wowed the press with the unveiling of the Semi and Roadster last week, but the elephant in the room…

UPS Boosts Supplies of Renewable Biogas

UPS announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase up to 11.5 million gallon equivalents of renewable biogas a year, helping…