Author archive for Sancroft Team

  • Oct302019

    Fighting Modern Slavery: renewed momentum and growing business impact

    Earlier this month was Anti-Slavery Day, and we are seeing signs of many actors – from government to industry –…

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  • Oct162019

    World Food Day 2019 – Back to the Future?

    The global food system is at a crossroads faced with the challenge of feeding the world’s growing population in a…

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  • Jul122019

    Five key takeaways from the Government’s response to the Modern Slavery Act review

    This week, the UK Government published its response to the recommendations outlined in the review of the UK Modern Slavery…

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  • May202019

    The Sancroft-Tussell Report | Eliminating Modern Slavery in Public Procurement

    In 2017/18, the government spent around £284 billion buying goods, services and works from external suppliers, accounting for around one…

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  • Apr032019

    Sustainability Summit | Key Takeaways

    The second Sustainability Summit, chaired by UN Environment Programme’s Butch Bacani, offered pension funds, insurance companies, charities and corporates the…

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  • Feb222019

    Part 2 | The Changing Face of Fashion: Fixing Fashion in the UK

    On the last day of London Fashion Week, the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) published the concluding report from its inquiry…

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  • Jan302019

    Impact Investing: a decade on, what is missing to scale it up?

    The year 2019 starts with great expectations of the financial sector. Whilst the IMF warns of a downturn and continuing…

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  • Jan222019

    Part 1 | The Changing Face of Fashion: Considerations for 2019

    2018 was a big year for fashion and one trend that stood out was the increasing focus on environmental and…

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  • Dec032018

    Giving Food Waste the Attention It Deserves

    The stark reality is that one third of food is wasted globally at a cost of $750 billion. To put…

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  • Nov192018

    Sancroft & Manufacture 2030

    The challenge with waste Businesses today are faced with mounting pressures to ensure they are taking the necessary steps to…

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