An introduction to ESG in South Africa

ESG practices are becoming an important consideration for businesses across the globe.

RSM's Thilen Pillay chats to Belinda Careirra, Co-CEO of from Sustainable DNA, around the basics of ESG and how this currently impacts businesses from a South African perspective.
7 Feb English South Africa Business · Management

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