1 April 2021
This article was first published in the Financial Mail on 1 April 2021.
A year ago, as the spectre of Covid loomed large, there were encouraging signs of solidarity across the country. In his March 30 2020 address to the nation, President Cyril Ramaphosa referred to “the 58-million SA citizens and residents who are standing together as one in confronting this national health... continued
30 March 2021
This article was first published in INCE|Connect on 30 March 2021.
Pausing to think about what the state of the world might be in 20 years, can leave one feeling understandably overwhelmed. The alarming reality of the unabated carbon emissions that are accelerating our climate emergency, the existential impacts we are having on our natural world, the likelihood of future pandemics, and... continued
21 March 2021
This article was first published in the Financial Mail on 18 March 2021.
Ethical or responsible investing is often considered to have emerged from the 1980s campaigns for divestment from corporations operating in apartheid SA. However, the concept has much older, and strongly religious, origins.
In biblical times, the Jewish concept of tzedek (justice and equity) —... continued