A Burning Call To Action

In the face of a worsening climate crisis, the overarching theme of the summit was obviously a call to ACTION over lip service. As UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres asserted to world leaders, “...the ticket to entry is not a beautiful speech but concrete action.”

The Hefty Consequences of Lip Service!

It seems timely that over in the Northern Hemisphere, the USA’s Business Roundtable (the association representing CEOs of America’s top companies) recently announced their new “statement on the purpose of a corporation”, seemingly peppered with the right lingo around a shift in focus to stakeholder value, social good and the role of business in society.