Monthly Archives: March 2020

Dark Green Side of the Novel Coronavirus
By admin March 27, 2020

Although it seems from an entirely different era, it was only last month when we covered the gathering of the world’s leaders at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Unlike in other years, this year’s conference was dedicated mostly to sustainable development and climate change. Indeed, When reading these lines, it is hard to believe

Read More »
No Comments

Corporate Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
By admin March 24, 2020

As the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is felt here in New York City and across the globe, The Bassiouni Group (TBG) is taking all necessary measures to ensure that our workplace, people and clients are safeguarded and that we have the strictest protocols in place for business continuity. We have taken the following

Read More »
No Comments

Combating Coronavirus (COVID-19): Lessons from Effective Humanitarian Action
By admin

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic requires strong and decisive leadership. Governments can learn from the UN’s humanitarian response experiences. In this article, Dr. Bassiouni shares his experiences as a former UN Humanitarian Coordinator, and how the lessons from Somalia, Ethiopia, Israel and other countries can inform the response today.  Excerpt below: “The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has

Read More »
No Comments

Combating Coronavirus (COVID-19): Corporate Heroes
By admin March 20, 2020

With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic impacting and transforming lives all over the world, there has never been a more important time for corporations to demonstrate Social Responsibility and Corporate Citizenship through action. With your help (use the #CorporateHeroes hash-tag), we want to start tracking and listing all of the companies that are *proactively* taking measures

Read More »
No Comments

Coronavirus and Emerging Markets
By admin March 17, 2020

Unfortunately, global financial markets are finally catching up to the threat posed by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) as they now act as a litmus paper that shows the risk and uncertainty of rapidly approaching global recession. Interdependence between economies – resulted from interlinked supply chains and tourism – means that the outbreak cannot be considered an

Read More »
No Comments

International Women’s Day 2020: Continuing the Fight for Gender Equity
By admin March 8, 2020

Today marks International Women’s Day 2020. It’s worth noting the following facts about Women’s Leadership and and how “women as leaders and decision-makers at all levels are critical to advancing gender justice and gender equality—and to furthering economic, social, and political progress for all.” When women are meaningfully represented and engaged in leadership bodies—such as legislatures,

Read More »
No Comments

Client & Experience