2023 included several important sustainability stories and trends. The author outlines three major movements – the anti-ESG movement, China’s acceleration of the clean economy, and the rise of reporting regulations – and suggests a series of countervailing forces against each. He also outlines some smaller stories that leaders should focus on.
This year has been a tough year. The world’s biggest challenges are generally getting worse, or at least more complex. Climate change, our greatest existential threat, is no longer a scientific model of the future. It’s now a constant daily challenge. This year too, heat record broken, wildfires and dangerous air Expanding into unprecedented territory, destroyed by floods and storms Thousands of lives. Even the (seemingly) most powerful woman in the world, Taylor Swift, has had to do so. postpone the concert Because of the heat in Brazil.Scientists believe that we exceeded the ability to support the earth We are involved in important areas such as water availability, biodiversity and of course carbon footprint.