The Global Logistics Magazine
Facing the future
Why sustainable development is the watchword for a changing energy sector
Big oil and gas companies are currently busy transforming themselves into providers of clean, sustainable energy for the future. In this issue, our Focus article looks at how they are changing and the demands they are facing, including making sure the COVID-19 pandemic doesn’t derail their ambitions. The scale of these challenges certainly isn’t rattling energy giant Total. As we discover in our Executive View, the company is determined to get to net-zero emissions by 2050.
Of course, when times are tough, any company, organization – or country, for that matter – requires strong, decisive leadership. But is it a coincidence that countries with female leaders seem to have dealt with the coronavirus particularly well? In our new Debate series, Dr. Auma Obama shares her thoughts and recalls how her own childhood in Kenya influenced the way she deals with difficult situations. Staying in Africa, we meet leading Nigerian entrepreneur Bright Jaja who is championing skills development across the continent, while Amadou Diallo, CEO, DHL Global Forwarding, insists that with its limitless resources and resourcefulness, The time for Africa is now!