Global Solutions Hub
Wealth and Health: contribution of health businesses to recoupling
The COVID-19 crisis has exposed many fundamental aspects of our society. The world needs to transcend the challenges laid bare by the crisis. There is a clear need to move beyond today’s polarization to future guided by partnership and collaboration to create a better and fairer world. How can we better link wealth and health? ... Read more
Global Solutions Hub
The role of civil society and businesses for fostering recoupling
There is growing consensus that shareholder primacy has been a source of disconnect between the objectives of most businesses and the common good. Moreover, with pervasive tax evasion and growing concentration in most markets, the power of corporations and of corporate leaders is seen as a threat to sound governance and social cohesion, contributing to ... Read more
Global Solutions Hub
The “true” value contribution of business – The future of accounting and reporting
Global Solutions Hub in cooperation with the Value Balancing Alliance The value balancing alliance e.V. (VBA) is a non-profit organization founded in June 2019 by global companies to develop and promote a methodology to assess company’s impacts on nature, society, and the economy in monetary terms along the value chain. In addition, the Alliance develops ... Read more
Policy Brief
Recoupling Economic and Social Progress
Dennis Snower (Global Solutions Initiative), Katharina Lima de Miranda (Global Challenges Center, Social and Behavioral Approaches to Global Problems, Kiel Institute for the World Economy)
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Summit Round-Up: Interview with Albert Ting
Albert K. Ting, Vietnamese business veteran and construction expert, speaks about the challenges of urbanization and sustainable development of cities in this interview for the Global Solutions Summit Round-Up 2020. He further emphasizes the importance of sustainable businesses behavior that looks beyond shareholder value.
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Summit Round-Up: Closing Speech by Dennis Snower
In his closing speech for the digital Global Solutions Summit 2020, Global Solutions Initiative President Dennis J. Snower lays out the key issues of our time and highlights why only the recoupling of environmental, social and economic progress will bring us closer to a society of holistic wellbeing.
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Summit Round-Up: Closing Panel – Chapter 1
In the closing panel of the Global Solutions Summit 2020, panelists look back at the key moments and highlight the crucial takeaways and policy recommendations for the G20. Policy responses to the pandemic, ideas on the future of multilateralism, mitigating climate change, and addressing the social challenges associated digitalization are in the spotlight of this ... Read more
Press
Choosing a New Normal
The pandemic facing our world today is challenging businesses and economies and impacting millions of people, from employees to suppliers to customers to families and communities in the broadest sense. It is a salutary reminder of our shared responsibilities as we contribute to debates and discussions on the key issues facing our societies – to ... Read more
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Vision Statement by Arun Maira
We live in a world of rising nationalisms and proliferating global problems, ranging from the COVID-19 pandemic to climate change. With regard to the global problems, all people are in the same boat: everyone prospers or everyone fails. Nation states rightly have a wide range of responsibilities towards their citizens, but in the presence of ... Read more
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The role of civil society and businesses for fostering recoupling
There is growing consensus that shareholder primacy has been a source of disconnect between the objectives of most businesses and the common good. Moreover, with pervasive tax evasion and growing concentration in most markets, the power of corporations and of corporate leaders is seen as a threat to sound governance and social cohesion, contributing to ... Read more

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