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OK! Resources Cause Conflict – Now What’s the Business Role?

While I guess it can’t hurt to have an additional paper drawing attention to the role of natural resource managment in peacebuilding, I was somewhat disappointed with the lack of emphasis on the private sector in the UN Environmental Programme’s

Posted in Conflict, Liberia, Sustainability

Managing Waste, Not Making War

Here’s an attempt to connect some dots – If one initiative in Liberia can train ex-combatants with skills to keep out of the violence business and get them into the sustainable development business, why can’t the private sector do the

Posted in Communitydevelopment, Corporateresponsibility, Liberia

Mistrusted Good Intentions

It has been a while…a wedding, a honeymoon but now eager to re-engage with the world of sustainable development. There are a lot of challenges with trying to invest wisely into countries that need a lot. ArcelorMittal recently gave the

Posted in Corporateresponsibility, Liberia, Publicparticipation, Transparency