Intro: Starting the adventure

Hi everybody! My name is Aleksandra, I am a second-year Business Studies student at Lancaster University and I am proud to be a part of the WBCSD Team in Mexico 2017. Growing up in a countryside in the south-west of Poland, I’ve always seen nature as a part of my identity, and the idea of…

The miracle of existence – lets continue existing!

What is 4.5 billion years old, weighs 5.972*10^24 kg, is made up of a (roughly) estimated 1.3*10^50 atoms and has mothered an incalculable number of species over its ancient lifespan? The answer, of course, could only the blue sphere we call Planet Earth. I learnt about these fascinating facts and more in my summer reading,…

Intro: Do We Have Time?

Tick. Tock. Tick. Tock. The clock is ticking and time is running out. Our planet is deficient of its resources. It is shocking how we – the human race, the inhabitants of this planet, the people who are supposed to nurture it, are the reason for the eradication of the Earth’s natural resources. But what…

Intro: We need a change!

Hello Everyone! For centuries people haven’t cared about ecological factors on the earth. Their main goals in life were money and power. To be honest, even now we can’t say that we observe a big difference. It has to be noted that there is a really big group of people who are trying to think…

Intro: Collective action to secure the future

¡Hola! My name is Daniela Solis and am I a third-year business student having just returned from a year abroad in Montreal. I have a burning passion for travelling, discovering new cultures and meeting people from all around the world; I have lived in five different countries and I am planning on exploring many more….

Intro: Implementing Sustainable yet Profitable Solutions in the Value Chain.

It is apparent that consumers are becoming more aware of companies operating in a sustainable fashion as a consequence of the rapid change in the environment. Customers are more educated on the aftermath of the production the products they are purchasing, and what impact they have on the environment. It is therefore assumed that an…

Let’s Talk Green

Hello everyone,   My name is Medeea Fercu and I am a second year international student, currently working towards achieving a BSc in Management and Human Resources at Lancaster University. I have always been passionate about sustainability and environmental issues and I have animated these interests by volunteering. Throughout the years, I have been involved…

Intro: Nature inspires!

Hello everybody, I would like to start my first blog post by telling you all how thankful and excited I am to attend the World Business Council For Sustainable Development Council Meeting later in October! Who am I? My name is Alexandra Ursu and I am a second year Business Studies Student. I identify myself…

Intro: Sustainability and Financialization

My name is Davide Baino, I am an Italian student and I am starting my  third year BBA European Management  at Lancaster University. Thanks to an unstoppable growth of my personal interest I got the opportunity to represent, as an ambassador, my university at WBCSD Boot Camp in Mexico City, October 2017. I have always been…