Innovation key to achieving SDGs

By Nicholas Diamond In January 2016, 193 world leaders at the United Nations implemented the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Each of the 17 SDG...

Make money and save the world

By Bruce Friedrich, Executive Director, The Good Food Institute  Bruce Friedrich At their best, innovators improve humanity’s fortunes while expanding our horizons. The market provides significant financia...

How to use fintech to cross borders

By Jens Woloszczak, Founder and CEO of Spotcap While fintech is certainly making the world a flatter place, speaking from experience, the mechanics of operating a fintech across borders can be challenging. S...

Closing the gender gap in medtech

Dr Kristian Olson, Director of the Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) at Massachusetts General Hospital Global Health, says closing the gender gap in medical technologies requires co-cre...

‘We must engage women in STEM’

By Dr Kristian Olson, Director of the Consortium for Affordable Medical Technologies (CAMTech) at Massachusetts General Hospital Global Health According to Lakshmi Puri, Assistant Secretary-General of the Un...

Startups key to winning ‘war on waste’

(UK) By Shilen Patel, CEO of Independents United Tesco last month announced it is doing away with the 5p carrier bag – an economically and environmentally sensible move – but how can big retailers ensure ...