Sammy is the founder and CEO of YuLife, the lifestyle insurance company providing life insurance, well-being and rewards in one simple app.
Decades of fossil-fueled economic development have cost the environment. Of the 1.2 million people spread across 50 countries, who were surveyed by the United Nations Development Programme (download required), 64% recognize climate change as an emergency, and more than half of this group agreed that measures to try and halt climate change should be urgently prioritized. This is a sentiment that I’ve observed has begun to permeate the global business community as well.
But it’s not only businesses that are taking climate change more seriously. As public discourse continues to shift in favor of climate action, job seekers and employees alike want to work for companies whose sustainability values align with their own. This further prompts the demand for environmental, social and corporate governance initiatives