Pollution caused by plastic is accumulating worldwide, on land and in the oceans. Globally, over 8.3 billion tonnes of plastic has been produced since 1950, and about 60 per cent of that has ended up in landfills or in the natural environment. India generates almost 9.5 Mn tonnes of plastics annually and almost half of it gets leaked polluting and damaging our environment.
Sanjiv Mehta, Manging Director, Hindustan Unilever Ltd & President, Unilever South Asia discusses how the rapid growth trajectory of India positions itas a test bed developing nations reducing their carbon footprint.
Healthcare, specifically Medtech, start-ups face multiple challenges from product conceptualisation to when it is on the market. Xynteo hosts a peer-to-peer mentoring session with experts from the Medtech sector.
As businesses deepen their operations in rural India, they must bolster their efforts to understand the behaviour of rural markets. Our Vikaasa partnership recently launched the Stages of Development Framework for rural transformation.
Aimed at unlocking market potential in Rural India through multi-sectoral investments and solutions, SoD can reduce the lab-to-market journey for social impact startups and help donors and investors to ensure their investments have maximum impact.