Sustainability Leadership

From Doubters to Believers

Thirty years in the making, Jürgen Klopp inspired Liverpool Football Club to write a new story. At a planetary level, we too need to write a new story. One where our ecosystem is left intact.

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Societal challenges exposed by Covid

In part 2 of a 3 part article series assessing the impact of Covid, the team from Aberdeen Standard Investments touch on some of the social considerations and the importance of supply chain management. 

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Environmental effects – a ray of light?

In part 1 of a 3 part article series assessing the impact of Covid, the team from Aberdeen Standard Investments take a look at the environmental effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. While the human and societal costs have been huge, there have also been several unintended positives.

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Values Matter

Values & Diversity of Perspective

More people are asking questions about the impact of their investments but the leap from the status quo – where decision making is driven solely by traditional risk & return data – to a more holistic analysis of risk, return and impact, is yet to happen.

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Social Impact

Social Impact (S) and Human Development

Albert Einstein wrote in May 1949 – in an article discussing Socialism and the crisis of humanity – “nowhere have we really overcome what Thorstein Veblen called “the predatory phase” of human development”.

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