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Our selection of videos on this month's theme: Sustainability Futures
 

Opportunities for sustainable innovation in Africa
Re-imagining Africa's Future, a special debate recorded at the World Economic Forum on Africa, explores the issue of sustainable business practices on the continent, and looks at opportunities for sustainable innovation, revenue growth and productivity gains. The host is Accenture South Africa’s Chief Executive William Mzimba. The panelists are: Ludwick Marishane, entrepreneur and Inventor of Drybath; Robert Collymore, CEO, Safaricom; Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, President, National Council of the Nigerian Stock Exchange; Joanne Yawitch, CEO National Business Initiatives; and Peter Lacy, Global Managing Director, Accenture Sustainability Services.

 

Scenarios for Sustainability | Ulrich Golüke
If taken seriously, sustainability is a radically new environment / framework in which we will live, work and do business. We urgently need tools that let us handle futures other than the official growth story. Scenarios are such a tool. You’ll get an overview of how to create scenarios and how to use them to orient yourself in the new paradigm of sustainability.

 

Sustainable Futures, Alternative Visions
This video is part of the UNRISD project "Social Dimensions of Green Economy and Sustainable Development"

 

Sustainability for All: Jonathon Porritt at TEDxExeter
Jonathon Porritt, is an eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on sustainable development. He is Co-Founder of Forum for the Future, the UK's leading sustainable development charity.

 

Alex Steffen - The route to a sustainable future
"Worldchanging.com founder Alex Steffen argues that reducing humanity's ecological footprint is incredibly vital now, as the western consumer lifestyle spreads to developing countries."

 

TVC 2015: Rudy De Waele (Shift 2020) on "Sustainability: The Hidden Soul of Technology"
An amazing list of keynotes, plenary sessions, and workshops at Cambridge University's 12th Technology Ventures Conference (TVC) on "FUTURE RESOURCE ABUNDANCE". We talk about how technology entrepreneurship can lead to a sustainable future with global welfare.

 

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