Across the world, some 39% of adults, or more than 1.9bn people, were overweight in 2016. Of these more than 650mn were obese, according to the World Health Organisation.
Global events have a way of forcing presidents to focus on defence — even when they’re reluctant to do so. President-elect Joe Biden is unlikely to be an exception, despite his pledge to zero in on fighting the coronavirus and healing the battered US economy.
“Corporate structure and environment can give way to unethical and borderline criminal behaviours. People’s perceptions of their attitudes and positions (as corporate actors) also play a significant role in their readiness to commit numerous crimes” — Joseph Heath
As the US deals with the tragic drama of President Donald Trump’s final days in office, and the world reels under a now-yearlong assault by a virus, the Earth continues to evolve into a dangerously inhospitable environment. And it is our collective fault.
The House of Representatives last Wednesday took the historic step of impeaching a US president for the second time. It was the harshest punishment it could render to a head of state who incited an insurrection in an attempt to overturn an election.
Qatar’s commitment to ensure a sustainable and more prosperous future for the country and the world has been reflected in QP’s new Sustainability Report, which sets in motion a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.