Sustainability

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Meet the people manager at the heart of DHL’s award-winning workplace culture
Eva Mattheeussen has been instrumental in transforming DHL Global Forwarding into a top employer in Middle East and Africa.
Jobless youth in ASEAN: Why countries and companies are paying attention
The issue could seriously impede growth in the region, dimming the glow of a projected golden age of rapid economic expansion.
How an aspiring humanitarian professional found her voice for the disadvantaged
A tough childhood has set Léonie Dindji on the path to helping disadvantaged communities in her native Côte d'Ivoire.
5 ways the logistics industry can rethink packaging in 2020
With environmental impact a major concern for companies and consumers, the logistics industry has to rethink packaging to ensure a sustainable future.
‘Not much was left’: smartAID goodwill ambassador on Hurricane Dorian damage
Being an experienced disaster relief volunteer did little to prepare Alethea Gold for Hurricane Dorian’s devastation in the Bahamas.
A green Christmas: How to minimize packaging waste during the holiday season
Companies can consider these simple solutions before introducing sustainable practices to shrink their waste output.
DHL’s path to zero emissions by 2050: Tree planting in Vietnam
Businesses are planting trees to combat the ill effects of climate change and global warming. The key to doing it right is long-term commitment.
The first step toward a zero-emissions future? E-fuels on the roads
Until e-mobility becomes mainstream for long-haul transport, DHL believes that e-fuels will emerge as a strong interim solution.
Next on the green agenda for logistics: Energy-efficient warehouses
Cleantech start-up BeeBryte is helping companies like DHL to adopt energy-efficient practices and reap savings with zero setup costs.
He started out running a store at age 12. Now this CEO manages a team of 4,000
The oldest of nine siblings, Amadou Diallo, CEO of DHL Global Forwarding MEA, has thrived in his career despite the lofty expectations placed on him.
The solution to Uganda’s youth unemployment crisis
Rising youth unemployment may be stalling Uganda’s progress, but initiatives by the government and the private sector are helping to set it back on track.
Humanitarian logistics veteran Chris Weeks started DHL’s disaster response program and has led disaster deployments around the world for the past 20 years.
He pioneered DHL’s disaster response program 20 years ago. Here’s his story
Humanitarian logistics veteran Chris Weeks started DHL’s disaster response program and has led disaster deployments around the world for the past 20 years.
He pioneered DHL’s disaster response program 20 years ago. Here’s his story
Humanitarian logistics veteran Chris Weeks started DHL’s disaster response program and has led disaster deployments around the world for the past 20 years.
An inside look at DHL’s disaster responders in training
How do the volunteers of DPDHL Group’s Disaster Response Team train themselves to prepare for disasters? Logistics of Things finds out.
5 reasons why hydrogen is the fuel of the future
With global warming and carbon emissions dominating headlines, countries are turning to hydrogen as a secure and clean alternative to fossil fuels.
Much to be done in China’s hunt for illegal wildlife traders
The illegal wildlife trade is still flourishing in China, but express delivery companies there are doing their part for wildlife conservation.
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