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By Simon Zadek - Sep 18,2021
BEIJING — The global food system is unsustainable. While it is worth approximately $8 trillion annually, its negative impact is valued at roughly $12 trillion. And this is not the system’s only contradiction.
By Simon Zadek - Aug 15,2020
BEIJING — Many developing countries have so far avoided the high COVID-19 infection and mortality rates that are being experienced elsewhere.
By Simon Zadek - Mar 15,2017
Digital finance has turned out to be an unexpected revolutionary, simply by enabling low-cost financial inclusion.Thanks to new financial technologies (fintech), consumers can shop seamlessly, migrants can send hard-earned money to their families cheaply, small businesses can acc
By Simon Zadek - Jul 13,2015
For the first time in years, a healthy dose of optimism seems to be in order.The global economy — a few trouble spots aside — is finally moving beyond the financial crisis. Technological breakthroughs have put renewable energy on a competitive footing with fossil fuels.
By Simon Zadek - Feb 02,2015
After decades of reluctance on the part of world leaders, a rapid, smooth and purposeful transition towards sustainable development seems unlikely. Indeed, throughout human history, such major changes have more often been forced upon the world by circumstances, with leaders focu


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