Innovation

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Tackling the SDGs in the City of San Antonio, Texas

Back in 2015, all United Nations Member States decided to adopt the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, providing a series of objectives and guidelines for peace and prosperity for people and the…

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Food security, improving food production systems

Each country’s plan of action to address the UN Sustainable Development Goals changes according to their particular situation. As a result, different approaches can be seen around the globe. The goals aren’t…

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Urban initiatives tackling climate change

SDG 13 focuses on fostering climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies as well as raising awareness around the climate crisis. Indeed, one of the most pressing issues cities are facing is the…

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Plant-based meat, a solution?

As we see our planet get warmer, food companies have started to address a pressing issue in the industry: beef. Growing cattle the way we do has severe effects on the environment…
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EME, AI + Materials Exchange

For years, our economic system (with the take-make-waste mentality) has been exploiting natural resources at a speed far faster than the planet requires to regenerate. Worthy secondary materials are wasted every day,…

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Leveraging Innovation for Sustainability

“Sustainability” and “innovation” are recent terms heavily discussed in current times. Some use this verbiage, only with a vague idea of the true value. There is thus a need to understand how…
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Purpose: The Heart of Innovation

Social businesses use a market-based approach to social value creation. They generate profits while benefiting society, creating scalable solutions to maximize positive social impact. Muhammad Yunus defines social businesses as “non-dividend companies that…

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ROBOMART: A grocery store at your door

During the lockdown going to the supermarket was one of my daily joys, a reason to go out and have a walk, but more and more consumers are moving toward an online-grocery…