THE 3R- Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: The essential features of waste management

Did you know that the 3R concept of Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle are the essential features of waste management? By 2030, the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) aims to substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling, and reuse. It aligns with Target 12.5 of Sustainable …

Artisan Batik Workshop by Batik Boutique

Does it ever cross your mind that a traditional art like Batik could make a huge impact towards social and sustainability?  On 21st October 2022, we were invited to join a social and sustainability themed Batik Workshop organised by a social enterprise, Batik Boutique. It was held at their aesthetically …

Funding Societies | Modalku Prioritises Employees’ Mental Health & Wellness

In conjunction with World Mental Health Day which is celebrated annually on 10th October, it’s important to recognise the value of both physical and mental wellness by walking alongside World Health Organisation’s efforts in making mental health and well-being a global priority for all.  At Funding Societies | Modalku, we …

Global Tiger Day: How Saving Tigers Help Humans So Much More?

global tiger day

Tigers and their habitats provide vast benefits to the climate, people and wildlife. Throughout history, they roam freely across Asia and are seen in Asian cultural traditions. Sadly, wild tigers are now endangered and can only be found in 10 countries (4 where FSMK operates), where their numbers have shrunk …

Circular Economy : What Is It & Things That Can Be Done To Enhance It

circular economy

What is a Circular Economy? As we adopt a linear approach of “Take, Make, Dispose” in our daily lives, it eventually  – over time – contributes towards growing environmental waste and pollution. Conversely, a Circular Economy decouples economic activity from the consumption of finite resources. It is a systems solution …

10 Ways on How Can We Fight Climate Change

10 ways to Fight Climate Change

In conjunction with this year’s Earth Day, let’s take a look at ten possible solutions to global warming and climate change. Climate change is an ever growing issue for the world. Climate action is listed as one of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), indicating its importance and the urgency …

What is ESG Investing: A Guide to Socially Responsible Investment

ESG Investing

ESG stands for environmental, social, and governance. So, what is ESG investing? It is a holistic approach to investing that incorporates critical factors into investment analysis and decision-making. Basically, it’s a metric to inspect a company on how their business impacts the environment, how they treat their employees, suppliers, customers, …