Big business and activists finally agree. On this one issue at least
With some of the world’s biggest economies now companies – not states – the benefits of civil society working closely with business are clear.
Chief Executive of Oxfam GB. Formerly Secretary General, CIVICUS; Director, Royal Commonwealth Society; Interim Director, Commonwealth Foundation and Deputy Director, Institute for Public Policy Research (UK). Previously a member of UN High Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing, High Level Panel on Digital Cooperation and Lead Group of Scaling Up Nutrition. Former trustee of several charities, including the Baring Foundation, Comic Relief and Ockenden International. Researcher and commentator on migration, international development and civil society. Degrees, University of Sydney and Oxford University, Rhodes Scholar. Twitter @dhnnjyn