Author Archives: Fatima Fasih

Transparency and Accountability in the Workplace

Transparency and Accountability in the Workplace

Until recently, businesses did not realize the value of transparency and accountability within their organizations. Guarding “best-kept secrets” and keeping the order of operations “under wraps” from the public was thought to improve the chances of a business’ success. However, … Read More

ESG Risks in Supply Chains

Update 2022: ESG Risks in Supply Chains

The post-pandemic economic recovery of 2021 created major global dilemmas such as fluctuations in fuel prices and disruptions at seaports due to the rising prices of a vast array of goods. With the addition of the Ukraine-Russia conflict, the resurgences … Read More

Climate Change Conference

Governments Going Green: A Post-Pandemic Recovery Strategy

After the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP26), many governments around the world have indicated a desire to “build back better,” effectively boosting the economy while addressing social and environmental issues (such as income inequality and climate change). While … Read More

Corporate Governance

Corporate Governance: The Need to Go Beyond Compliance

Despite the universally shifting focus towards sustainability, many businesses still have not “bought-in” to ideas such as corporate responsibility and ESG, and merely participate at the bare minimum level to attain compliance. While stakeholders push the agenda for ethical business … Read More

sustainable organizations

Building and Managing Sustainable Organizations

In the last decade, sustainability has become a strategic and operational imperative for business viability and survival. Sustainable practices are no longer considered a “good-to-have” feature of business operations. Rather, transformation into a sustainable organization is becoming essential for business … Read More

What are Scopes 1, 2, and 3 of Carbon Emissions

What are Scopes 1, 2, and 3 of Carbon Emissions?

Why do emissions matter? Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are a major contributor to global climate change. According to a report by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change (IPCC), GHG emissions from human activities are the most significant driver of … Read More