The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations member states in 2015 provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. Out of the 17 SDGs, one focuses on peace, justice and strong institution – SDG16, and is one of the most relevant to both the investor and entrepreneur communities, especially in the rise of the startup culture and the creative economy.
Posted on July 27, 2020
The study aims to present how blockchain technology is being applied in the engineering and construction sectors of other countries. It also plans to identify enablers and challenges in adopting blockchain technology in the Philippines. Additionally the study presents the sustainability and scalability of use of blockchain in the local engineering and construction industry. This study also identifies the positive and negative impacts (e.g. economic, social, environmental, and legal), of…
Posted on May 25, 2020
Corruption and fraud misdirect public funds away from the people they are supposed to support. The reality is that the Sustainable Development Goals, which are a broadly recognized series of targets for governments and society to achieve by 2030, are unlikely to be attained without also achieving SDG Target 16.5 – to “substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms”.
Posted on May 22, 2020
This baseline study is an effort at having an evidence-based view on the existing landscape of integrity/ethics-based programs by companies of any size, large/ multinational enterprises and SMEs. It is our hope that this report can hopefully inform and engage stakeholders in meaningful discourse to form effective partnerships that can improve the transparency and accountability among sustainable enterprises.
Posted on May 18, 2020
As the world’s 5th largest economy, the ASEAN Economic Community has huge potential to grow for the benefit of all. FairBiz is helping it to realise its potential by fostering a governance environment that ensures all businesses in the region compete fairly and with integrity. We do this by enabling governments, the private sector and civil society organisations to jointly develop and implement governance solutions. This collaborative, multi-stakeholder approach is essential for…
Posted on May 4, 2020