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Route to net zero: why vehicle electrification is the vital spark

This week: To eliminate emissions in operations – and to tackle scope 3 supply chain emissions – widespread electrification of corporate fleets is pretty much essential. Jim Gawron, from Ford’s electric commercial vehicles team, talks about the potential for the new products coming to the market. Companies think in terms of total cost of ownership – and electric trucks and vans have low on-goin...

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What will future materials be made from?

This week: Neste’s Lars Börger, Covestro’s Lynette Chung, Unilever’s Marika Lindstrom and Werner ...

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Organic cotton's sector-changing potential

In the first of a new quarterly podcast series, Textile Exchange CEO La Rhea Pepper talks with In...

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GIZ on why producer communities need a stronger voice

This week: Silke Peters from the sustainable agriculture supply chain initiative at GIZ talks abo...

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How cotton learns from other commodity supply chains

Alison Ward, CEO of CottonConnect, talks with Ian Welsh about the durability of cotton supply cha...

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Will future business leaders use their power differently?

This week: Andy Hoffman, professor at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, ...

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Potential labour and human costs of a successful energy transition

Jessie Cato, natural resources and human rights programme manager at the Business and Human Right...

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How an ecosystems services approach helps all producer communities

This week: Hear Musim Mas’s Olivier Tichet outline his ‘magic ingredients’ for landscape level so...

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Are financial institutions ignoring deforestation?

Sarah Rogerson and Emma Thomson from Global Canopy talk with Innovation Forum’s Ian Welsh about t...

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Manage apparel sector human rights risks by empowering producer communities

This week: Alison Ward, CEO of CottonConnect, discusses how brand buyers can work with cotton pro...

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Materials innovation and sustainability: the business opportunities in 2021

In this extended discussion, hear experts from Neste, Covestro, Unilever and the European Commiss...

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Renewable energy’s human rights risks

Jessie Cato from the Business and Human Rights Resource Centre talks about the latest tracker fol...

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Deforestation commitments without implementation in palm oil

ZSL’s Eleanor Spencer and Ian Welsh talk about the latest SPOTT survey into transparency and stre...

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