2018 Africa Shared Value Summit: Shaping Africa’s future

Day two Leveraging innovation for social change “Shaping Africa’s future” was the theme for day two of Africa Shared Value Summit 2018. Feroz Koor, Woolworth’s Group Head of Sustainability, shared some incredible facts about agriculture in South Africa: “Only 12% of South Africa has the right climate to support rain-fed crops; Agriculture alone uses 60% of [...]

2018-06-11T15:11:48+00:00June 11th, 2018|

2018 Africa Shared Value Summit: Meeting the challenge

Day one Shared value is a management strategy in which companies find business opportunities in social problems. Historically, corporates saw the environment, society and local economy as threats to profits, but these are indeed opportunities to make the world a better place and increase profits. Ignoring these critical factors put the future of businesses at risk. [...]

2018-06-11T15:08:24+00:00June 11th, 2018|